12 Márta 2024


UrbanTide have released  new 2024 dates for six Open Data training courses for public bodies in Ireland  and are open for booking via Eventbrite.

Together, the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG) and UrbanTide have developed SIX all-new training courses for all Irish public sector staff!

The courses are being held ONLINE however, we hope to offer in-person training once again at some point this year. 

We are looking forward to you joining our Open Data Training as part of the exciting and ambitious Open Data Ireland Initiative.

courses and dates in 2024 - BOOK NOW!

General Introduction to Open Data - Develop knowledge and understanding of what open data is and what it means for citizens and the public sector. 

  • Online, 1 day, €75
  • Tuesday 5th March 2024
  • Wednesday 17th April 2024
  • Wednesday 8th May 2024


Introduction to the Open Data Directive - Learn what Public Sector Bodies need to do following the new EU Open Data Directive, and how to do it.

  • Online, 1 day, €96
  • Wednesday 6th March 2024
  • Thursday 18th April 2024
  • Thursday 9th May 2024


Open Data Audits & Data Publication - Develop more practical knowledge about publishing open data in line with the Open Data Publication Guidelines.

  • Online, 2 days, €96
  • Wednesday 20th & Thursday 21st March 2024
  • Tuesday 14th & Wednesday 15 May 2024


Introduction to Data Analytics & Visualisation - Learn how to work with analytics to create insight and visualisations that engage.

  • Online, 2 days, €160
  • Wednesday 28th & Thursday 29th Febuary 2024
  • Wednesday 24th & Thursday 25th April 2024
  • Wednesday 22nd & Thursday 23rd May 2024


Data Anonymisation Techniques - anonymisation enables data to be published without breaching data protection principles through de-personalisation and aggregation. 

  • Online, 1 day, €160
  • Wednesday 13th March 2024
  • Tuesday 21st May 2024


Introduction to Linked Data - Recommended best practice for exposing, sharing and connecting pieces of data.

  • Online, 0.5 day, €160
  • Tuesday 19th March 2024
  • Thursday 26th May 2024


 Please keep an eye on our website and follow us on Twitter for updates.


BOOK NOW! on Eventbrite 

Further information and booking via the Eventbrite link above.


Organisational training:

If you would prefer bespoke training within your organisation, then please get in touch, and we would be delighted to discuss your requirements further.


If you have any questions, please get in touch with Katy Aird at | @urbantide