New black gold - Harnessing Africa Data Revolution
DATETuesday, 20.10.2015 from 14:30 to 16:00
SESSION TYPEPanel Sessions
Open Data represents a major, global megatrend for improved Governance, transparency and innovation.
This session will gather leading voices from governments and civil society to help define priorities and targets for Africa to leverage Open Data to promote economic growth and to meet the most pressing needs of its nations and communities.
The session will particularly focus on examining the market for open data, how to promote accountable governance and transparency through open data and identifying quick wins for Open Data in Africa.