European Data Portal
EDP publishes new report analyzing Copernicus data use cases
The European Data Portal (EDP) has presented its report "Copernicus data for the open data community", prepared by con.terra as part of the EDP consortium. As we have reported before, Copernicus is the European Union's Earth Observation program that...
The Ontological Engineering Group of the Polytechnic University of Madrid, member of the consortium that will develop a single access point for data from all over Europe
The EU Publications Office has awarded a six-year contract to a consortium including the Ontology Engineering Group of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. The aim of the contract is to continue the development of the European Data Portal and to carry...
Spain increases its position by 5% in the EDP barometer and continues to be among the European leaders in open data
The year ends and, as usual, the European Data Portal has just published its Open Data Maturity Report 2020, which measures the progress made by the different European countries in the field of open data. This year Spain has increased its overall score...
The European Data Portal analyses high-value data from the data providers perspective
Last January, the European Data Portal (EDP) launched the report High-value datasets: understanding the perspective of data providers, which aims to delve into the different perceptions and expectations of data providers regarding high-value ...
The European Data Portal publishes a new report on open data in rural regions
Last December the European Data Portal published a new report entitled Analytical Report 14: Enabling Smart Rural: The Open Data Gap, which examines the collection, availability and use of open data in rural areas. 27% of the citizens of the European...
The main actors in 10 years of open data
Governments, private sector, donors, multilateral organizations ... there are many and diverse actors that have been building the open data movement during the last decade until it reach the current level. Each of them has its own agenda and interests,...
How to boost Business-to-Government (B2G) data sharing
Data sharing is a key enabler of growth, employment and competitiveness for Europe, as well as for the Digital Single Market envisaged by the European Union. (..) Re-using data can save costs, time and lives”. These are the first words of the new report...
Spain, trend-setter on open data in Europe, according to the European Data Portal
For the fourth consecutive year, the European Data Portal has published the European Open Data Maturity Landscaping 2018. This study gathers the current situation and the progress made by the different European countries in terms of open data....
Spain, trend setter of open data maturity in Europe 2016
The open data contribute to the political, social and economic sustainability of a country. The European Commission, aware of the value of the re-use of the public sector information for the eurozone growth, tracks regularly the state members ...