The Africa Open Data Community is a convening space for tech industry, small businesses, journalists, civic tech, entrepreneurs, researchers, students, IT solution providers, banks, telcoms, insurance companies, NGOs, donor organizations, and local and national governments to connect virtually and in person to share advances in open data, share lessons, and form new collaborations.
Currently underway, This event aims to push the leadership role of the private sector in supplying, using, and demanding open data; bring together brilliant innovators and visionaries to grow their networks, hone their success, and connect with sources of support; and introduce investors and donors to an expanding sector that seeks and supplies open data to achieve development goals in Africa and across the globe.
Come to learn about how open data is improving gender, health, energy, extractives, education, economic growth, agriculture and nutrition, and the Sustainable Development Goals.
You can join conversations on twitter via the hashtag: #AODC17
Dates: July 17-21, 2017
Venue: Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana
contact: Africa Open Data Community
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