If you a government official, journalist, Data enthusiast, Entrepreneurs, Students, CSOs, Activist, come in your Jeans, and support us as we have some powerful Ice Breakers and Music 🙂
About the Event
PROGRAMME OF ACTIVITIES
DAY 1 (TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2016) DATA EXPEDITION
8-9.00 am – Registration | Introductory/Welcome Remarks
9.00 – 10 am – Data Pipelines [Finding Data | Getting Data | Scraping Data | Analyzing Data | Publishing Data]
10 – 10.30am – Coffee/Tea Break
10.30 – 1.30 – Skill Share with Used Cases [Mapping using Open Street Maps | Data Scraping Tools | Data Analysis Tools [Excel, Google spreadsheets]| Using GIS Tools for Social Impact
1.30 – 2.30 pm – Lunch
2.30 – 5.30 pm – Telling Stories with Data [Storytelling mechanisms and tools for Journalists | How to use the Freedom of Information Act Effectively | Mapping Tools for Visualization
5.30 – 6.00pm – What have you learnt
DAY 2 (WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2016) IDEATION SESSIONS
Through Follow The Money, how can we join to track expenditures in local communities? Let’s Find Out. How can we use collaborative tools to map our community
9.00 – 9.30 am The Kano Mapping Party Introduction
9.30 – 10.00 am The Mapping Party
10 – 10.30 am Tea/Coffee Break
10.30 – 1.30 pm What have we mapped?
1.30 – 2.30 pm Lunch
2.30 – 4.30 pm Follow The Money Community Session
4.30 – 5.00 pm Networking + Vote of Thanks
Registration for this event is closed. If you are around Kano or can make it to Kano, feel free to join us – It’s a FREE 2 – day event!
We have our activists, trainers, journalists that have been using open data in various forms coming to share and learn from you all, leading some of the sessions with you!
He co-founded Tekrapi and serves as Lead Technologist at Code for Nigeria.
He is the Senior Program Designer and Nigeria Country Manager at Reboot
He is a specialist in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems and the project Lead at Nigeria Open Data Access
He is the Lead, Knowledge and Innovation at Premium Times
He is a Data Technical officer at the CDC-NSTOP (National Stop Transmission of Polio) and African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET)
He is a Stanford University Center for Democracy, Development and Rule of Law Fellow and the Co-Creator of Follow The Money in Nigeria
She is a School of Data Fellow, and manages the Edo State Open Data Portal in Benin City