Posts Tagged: Big data

Farmers meet Big Data: How data-driven technologies can serve a traditional sector like agriculture? 27th April at 15:00 CEST

Several definitions of precision agriculture are in use today: they generally refer to an all-encompassing farm management approach employing a broad range of technologies to provide data-based decision support, backed-up by real-time data from the field. During the webinar, Lucia Confalonieri from Salt & Lemon will discuss how precision agriculture is becoming a viable business opportunity for… Read more »

Who are the main players of the EU data economy? The presentation of the EU data landscape 2016 for discussion with the big data community will take place on 18th February at 15:00 – 16:00 CET.

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Last year, we published the first EU DATA LANDSCAPE. We’ve worked hard in this year to increase the coverage of our database and refine our assessment criteria. As of today we have more than 400 companies thanks to our research and to all the companies that decided to be part of the datalandscape and give in… Read more »

Open Evidence on the Smart City Expo WORLD CONGRESS

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Open Evidence participated as Exhibitor at the 4YFN, the business platform for digital startups, on the Smart City Expo World Congress held from 17-19 November 2015 in Barcelona. Open Evidence was selected as a showcase startup at the 4YFN Village, located at the heart of the Smart City Expo World Congress, where we could engage… Read more »

Open Evidence participates at the Conference in Cambridge on Policy-Making in the Big Data Era – Opportunities and Challenges

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Francesco Mureddu from Open Evidence gives a speech at the Cambridge University  on Data-driven policy making on the 15th of June presenting the work of Open Evidence. The “Policy-making in the Big Data Era: Opportunities and Challenges” conference is hosting over 150 presentations covering a wide range of topics by data scientists from top universities, policy-makers… Read more »

Europe’s Data-Driven Manufacturing Industry: join our webinar on February 18th

We are delighted to invite you to the webinar on “Europe’s Data-Driven Manufacturing Industry: Benefits and Impacts on European factories’ operations”, the second webinar of the European Data Market study. The objective of the study is to define, assess and measure the European data economy, in support to the achievement of the Data Value Chain strategy of… Read more »

OE/IDC policy brief on data-intensive government

In the context of our study with IDC on the EU data market, we have recently published a short report on the implications of big data for government (downloadable here). Here’s a summary of content: Big data already plays an important role in government by delivering better public services and supporting more effective policies. Potential… Read more »

Call for Animators on (big) data – extened deadlines for submission!

“Data is the new oil” has become a common expression for decision-makers, and mentioned in several occasions by VicePresident Neelie Kroes. A Google search turns up more than one billion results. But what is the data economy? How much is it worth? What are its key components? And how is Europe positioned? Today, both market… Read more »

European Data Market

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This study focusses on the analysis of an emerging market which is still evolving and is likely to grow fast in the next 3 years – with new actors coming in from other sectors or arising (start-ups) and new business models developing. The results of this study will feed into the annual reviews of the Digital Agenda Scoreboard providing valuable data and information for the 3 years covered by the project.