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Background : Bangalore Open Data Camp is happening on March 22nd and 23rd!
This is our 3rd Camp! We are excited to be doing a deep dive into Election data this year! The Loka Sabha Election is providing us a great opportunity to look at how this information is accessed, used, and ways to improve how we use data during elections. We will also be looking at accountability data and exploring data used in election coverage. The 2nd day there will be a Hackathon with Oorvani Foundation and others.
There is a necessity to build a corpus of data for the main event , in this preevent we will be doing exactly that , building a Hundi (Hyderbad urban network for data initiatives) of Data for the commons.
Date : 8th March 2014
Location : Hyderabad Institute of Liberal Arts, 403, B block, Delta Seacon, Road 11, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad - 500034.
After 11 People can form groups and work on one of the items these are just suggestions they can suggest something else too.
This year we will be doing pre events Free the PDF - A one day hackathon that will continue the 2nd day of the conference to convert election data from PDFs to open formats. From District to Constituencies - A workshop with Geo Bangalore on dealing with the shape file issues around MP/MLA constituencies.
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— satyaakam 2014/03/04 02:52