Wednesday, May 29, 2013

In Pursuit of an 'Idea' with the theme "Creative Collaboration on Open Government Data for Innovation".


The Institute of Informatics and Communication, University of Delhi and National Informatics Centre have organised a unique event:In Pursuit of an 'Idea' with the theme "Creative Collaboration on Open Government Data for Innovation".
The event kick-started on 24th May, 2013, amid great enthusiasm.
The event is taking place in two phases.
  • The first phase is dedicated to generation of 'New Ideas', which is open for all.
  • In the second phase, undergraduate and postgraduate students of Delhi University will shape the shortlisted 'New Ideas' into apps/visualizations/info-graphics/data-sanitation projects in collaboration with mentors from a set of diverse fields ranging from data analytics, business, social science, academics, management, data journalism, etc. They will work on various sectors, including but not limited to Trade, Energy, Agriculture, Drinking Water & Sanitation, Education & Skill Development, Health & Family Welfare and an Open category relevant to the emerging needs of the country.
For more details, please visit Data Portal India.
You are invited to share your 'New Idea' of innovation. With your creative imagination and passion, you can help address the real world problems and serve public interest.
Idea submission will close on 7th June, 2013. Hurry up to share your idea with us!
In case you have any queries, feel free to contact us at ndsap@nic.in.
You can connect with us on Twitter at @DataPortalIndia and on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/dataportalofindia. You can also join our Facebook Event Page.
We hope you will enjoy this event!