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 (FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2015) 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 [Using Mobile Phones to Ground Truth Data | Data Scraping Tools | Data Analysis Tools [Excel, Google spreadsheets]| Digital Security and Privacy
1.30 – 2.30 pm – Lunch
2.30 – 4.30 pm – Telling Stories with Data [Storytelling mechanisms and tools for Journalists | Using Data for Advocacy for NGOs| How to use the Freedom of Information Act Effectively] | Mapping Tools for Visualization
4.30 – 5.00pm – What have you learnt
DAY 2 (SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2015) IDEATION SESSIONS
Through Follow The Money, how can we join to track expenditures in local communities? Lets Find Out. How can we develop a tool to reduce waste in Benin City?
9.00 – 9.30 am Panel Session on Open Data and Waste Management
9.30 – 10.00 am Introduction to Ideation Sessions [Code for Africa]
10 – 10.30 am Tea/Coffee Break
10.30 – 1.30 pm Un-conference Sessions
1.30 – 2.30 pm Lunch
2.30 – 4.30 pm Ideation Session Presentations
4.30 – 5.00 pm Networking + Vote of Thanks
Registration for this event is closed. We look forward to seeing you in 2016!
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 the Operations Lead at BudgIT
Tina – Armstrong Ogbonna
Reporter with Radio Nigeria, Freelance Journalist, and the 2015 Gold Medal Winner, The United Nations Foundation Prize for print (including online media) and broadcast media (TV & Radio) for coverage of humanitarian and development aspects of the U.N. and U.N. agencies
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