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====== Open Data Camp Bangalore - 2013 ====== Two day unconference for people working with data from various sectors to come together and share their projects and ideas. On 2 and 3rd of March 2013 in Bangalore ---- ====== About ====== We started as a Google group and small meetup that has grown to encompass many people, ideas, projects, solutions, and challenges that using data in India presents. This event will help foster a stronger community where lines of communication are open so that solution to problems can be found and ideas enhanced so that data can be used to make a significant impact in the lives of engaged citizens across the country. ---- ====== F.A.Q ====== == What is Data Camp Bangalore? == The 2013 Open DataCamp to be a two day unconference in Bangalore on the 2nd and 3rd of March. The first day we are planning to have a series of talks from various people in the data world, including government from NIC and the Census. We also want to explore connections between open data and RTI as well as see how open data can improve different fields from government to corporate to journalism. This includes looking at how to make data open so that it’s potential to create more accountability and transparency to improve policies and implementation of projects across industry, citizen sector organizations, and governance. The 2nd day we hope to do a hackathon and a workshop type event. The hackathon will include using data from and various other open data site. Data Camp will provide that platform for Indians to work out what are the problems around getting data and using it to further their projects and enhance the impact they want to make. == Who is Organizing? == The DataMeet community are the organizers of this event, primary contacts are, Nisha Thompson and Thejesh GN. Nisha Thompson is the Project Manager for India Water Portal’s Data Project. Thejesh GN is a programmer who works at various places, including Mavrix, NextDrop, and India Water Portal, and has a passion for open data. == Who Will Be Attending? == India has a growing group of people who are interested in data and we hope to have representatives from many different disciplines. We have invited the NIC team who runs Data.Gov.In to participate and help run the hackathon. We also invited representatives from the Census to come and talk about the most significant dataset in India. Given the growing importance of data in a variety of sectors we hope to take a closer look at how data can help in a variety of sectors, from development to academia all the way to the corporate world. This event can bring together a diverse group of people with the singular goal of improving data and working with it to evaluate projects and create better outcomes. By gathering a great variety of experiences in one place we can learn from each other and improve all aspects of using data. ---- ====== Venue ====== {{:dharmaram.png|}} [[;channel=cs&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;q=Dharmaram+Vidya+Kshetram&amp;fb=1&amp;gl=in&amp;hq=Dharmaram+Vidya+Kshetram&amp;hnear=0x3bae1670c9b44e6d:0xf8dfc3e8517e4fe0,Bangalore,+Karnataka&amp;cid=0,0,11253468343780601834&amp;ll=12.933358,77.605126&amp;spn=0.006295,0.006295&amp;t=m&amp;iwloc=A&amp;output=embed | Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram (Inside Christ University Campus), Dairy Circle, Bangalore-560 029]] ---- ====== Sessions ====== ===== Day 1 ===== <HTML> <table> <tbody><tr> <td width="10%"> 9:00am - 10:00am </td> <td colspan="5"> Registration </td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 10:00am - 10:15am </td> <td colspan="5"><b>Introduction to OpenDataCamp</b> <br> Team DataMeet </td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 10:15am - 11.00am </td> <td colspan="5"><b>Visualizing Politics</b><br>By S Anand</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 11.00pm - 11.15pm </td> <td colspan="5"> Tea </td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 11:15am - 12.15am </td> <td colspan="5"><b>Why Open Data is Good for Gov and Citizens alike</b><br> Panel: Alka Mishra (NIC Data.Gov.In), Meera K (CitizenMatters) and Shekhar Krishan, PhD Student, (STS at MIT) Moderated by - Nisha Thompson</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 12:15pm - 01.00pm </td> <td colspan="5">Ignite talks. 6 of them 5 minutes each. <br>1. OpenBangalore by Thejesh GN <br>2. The School of Data is open for admissions By Maya Indira Ganesh <br>3. Open Mapping for the Development of a Maoist-affected district in Orissa By Kuldip Gyaneswar <br>4. Aggregate and Visualize your data with Ushahidi in 15 minutes By Praveen Selvasekaran <br>5. DIY Weather Station By Samuel Rajkumar </td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 01:00pm - 02.00pm </td> <td colspan="5">Lunch Break</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> &nbsp; </td> <td> Room 034</td> <td> Room 032</td> <td> Room 117</td> <td> Room 118</td> <td> Room 119</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 2:00pm - 2:40pm </td> <td width="20%"><b>Public Problem Solving using Data: Lessons from the Daksh Survey.</b> <br>By Meera K and Rajesh Kasturirangan </td> <td width="20%"><b>SSLC data Infographics - Experiences</b> <br>By Sajjad Anwar</td> <td width="20%"><b>Examining Data Practices: the case of Cyberabad's Publicly Accesseble Crime Map</b> <br>By Siddharth Hande, Fellow, Hyderabad Urban Lab <br> Anant Maringanti, Executive Director, Hyderabad Urban Lab</td> <td width="20%"><b>Leveraging UIDAI data for public benefit</b><br>Tulika Khunger</td> <td width="20%"><b>Analyzing Voice Data of Community Based Organizations</b><br>By Piyush Aggarwal</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 2:40pm - 3:20pm </td> <td width="20%"><b>Cont: Public Problem Solving using Data: Lessons from the Daksh Survey.</b> <br>By Meera K and Rajesh Kasturirangan</td> <td width="20%"><b>From Data to Evidence: How Activists Use Data in their Campaigns</b> <br> By Maya Indira Ganesh, Tactical Technology Collective</td> <td width="20%"><b>Quality of Gov Data</b><br>By Amrtha Kasturi Rangan</td> <td width="20%"><b>Open Financial Data: Following the World Bank's money</b> <br>By Ankur Nagar</td> <td width="20%"><b>OpenData for Non-Profits!</b><br>By Adethya Sudarsanan</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 3:20pm - 4:00pm </td> <td width="20%"><b>Telling Stories with Data</b><br>By Amit Kapoor</td> <td width="20%"><b>Know Your Climate: Going Open with Climate Data - Part 2</b><br>Pavan Srinath</td> <td width="20%"><b>Adopt Open Governance</b> <br> By Sridhar Pabbisetty</td> <td width="20%"><b>Big Data and Hadoop in Indian Context</b><br>By Mohan Kumar</td> <td width="20%"><b>Participatory community mapping as a tool for cumulative impact assessments</b><br>By Shashank Srinivasan</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 4.00pm - 4.30pm </td> <td colspan="5"> Tea </td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 4:30pm - 5:30pm </td> <td colspan="5"><b>Panel Discussion: What has Open Data got to with UIDAI?</b> <br>Panelists - Sunil Abraham, Anivar Aravind and Anant Maringanti. Moderated by - Sumandro Chattapadhyay.</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 5:30pm - 6:00pm </td> <td width="20%">Unscheduled talks</td> <td width="20%">Unscheduled talks</td> <td width="20%">Unscheduled talks</td> <td width="20%">Unscheduled talks</td> <td width="20%">Unscheduled talks</td> </tr><tr> </tr></tbody></table> </HTML> ===== Day 2 ===== <HTML> <table> <tbody><tr> <td width="10%"> 9:00am - 10:00am </td> <td colspan="4"> Registration </td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 10:00am - 10:15am </td> <td colspan="4"><b>Welcome</b> <br> Team DataMeet </td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> &nbsp; </td> <td> Room 034</td> <td> Room 032</td> <td> Room 117</td> <td> Hall</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 10:15am - 11:15am </td> <td width="25%"><b>Data and Maps</b><br>Kaustubh Srikanth and Sajjad Anwar. <br><a href="">Details</a></td> <td width="25%"><b>A gentle introduction to data cleaning from Tactical Tech's course on the School of Data</b><br> By Allan Stanley and Maya Indira Ganesh, Tactical Technology Collective. </td> <td width="25%"><b>An Introduction to Apache Hadoop</b><br> By Mrinal Wadhwa</td> <td width="25%">Blocked for Hackathon</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 11:15am - 11:30am </td> <td colspan="4">Tea</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 11:30pm - 01:00pm </td> <td width="25%"><b>Cont: Data and Maps</b><br>Kaustubh Srikanth and Sajjad Anwar<br><a href="">Details</a></td> <td width="25%"><b>Cont: A gentle introduction to data cleaning from Tactical Tech's course on the School of Data</b><br> By Allan Stanley and Maya Indira Ganesh, Tactical Technology Collective.</td> <td width="25%"><b>Cont: An Introduction to Apache Hadoop</b><br> By Mrinal Wadhwa</td> <td width="25%">Blocked for Hackathon</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 01:00pm - 02.00pm </td> <td colspan="4">Lunch Break</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 2:00pm - 4:00pm </td> <td width="25%">Workshop-1</td> <td width="25%"><b>Designing a Story. How To: Look At Data and Tell A Story </b><br>By Tejas Pande </td> <td width="25%">Workshop-3</td> <td width="25%">Blocked for Hackathon</td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 4.00pm - 4.30pm </td> <td colspan="4"> Feedback and Tea </td> </tr><tr> </tr><tr> <td> 4:30pm - 6:00pm </td> <td width="25%">Unscheduled talks</td> <td width="25%">Unscheduled talks</td> <td width="25%">Unscheduled talks</td> <td width="25%">Blocked for Hackathon</td> </tr><tr> </tr></tbody></table> </HTML> ====== Register ====== {{url> 100%,300px noscroll noborder alignment|alternate-text}} Registration has ended. ====== Contact ====== Nisha Thompson [[ |Thejesh GN]]

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