Hay una reflexión que recorre últimamente la comunidad global de los datos abiertos sobre si el modelo de apertura de datos que se ha venido realizando hasta ahora está ya agotado y es necesario ir más allá con una nueva generación de apertura. Según...
Competir públicamente con tus colegas de profesión para solucionar un problema complejo basado en datos es una motivación irresistible para algunos. Casi tan tentador, como obtener relevancia en un campo de especialización tan emocionante y lucrativo...
The BNE presents its new platform for collaborative work
The National Library of Spain launches on 6 February a collaborative digital project to enrich its collections and catalogues, developed in collaboration with Red.es. The aim is to favour access to and the reuse of public data in an area of great...
How to facilitate interoperability in an open data portal: the example of Aragón Open Data
The Open Data initiative of the Government of Aragon was created by an agreement in 2012 with the aim of creating economic value in the ICT Sector through the reuse of public information, the increase of transparency and the promotion of innovation. All...
2019, the year of open public transport data in Spain?
When we think about the reasons for promoting open data policies, one of the main reasons that immediately comes to mind is the improvement of citizens' life quality. There are many areas where open data have shown a significant impact on improving our...
New, open and reusable BNE datasets are available
Within their strategy framework to promote the reuse of digital heritage, and with the support of Red.es, the Spanish National Library (BNE) has developed a specific data analysis, opening and publication work in the last year. The data are shared in...
How to improve the acquisition of skills in the era of intelligent technologies
New technologies are changing the world we live in. The society changes, the economy changes, and with that, the jobs change. The implementation of technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Big Data or Internet of Things are driving the demand for...
Evaluation of Aporta Initiative in 2018
As every year, it is time to evaluate the activity carried out during the last year. 2018 has been a very positive year for Aporta initiative. On the one hand, our work has been acknowledged, one more year, by the European Data Portal, which consider...
Guidelines for the opening of research data from a legal perspective
One of the main challenges of the research activity is related to the dissemination of the results obtained. For a few years now, special emphasis has been placed on promoting universal access to knowledge "by positioning in favor of policies of open...
Open data to solve women's challenges and promote equality
During 2018, a large number of acts and demonstrations that sought to promote gender equality have taken place. The feminist demonstrations of March 8 or the #metoo movement (which began at the end of 2017) highlighted the need to promote real equality...