MyData 2016 is an international conference that will be held in Helsinki between August 31st and September 2nd. This event is the first of its kind. Its purpose is to find ways to unleash the value of personal data through human-centric data management, give individuals control over their own data while at the same time boosting technological innovation and digital business. This event will bring together an international crowd of hundreds of people from businesses, research community, civil society, government and local communities - folks from over 25 countries are participating.
The Open Knowledge chapters are more than welcome to join:
- for the conference
- for the hackathon (in parallel, Aug 30 - Sep 1; more info on a different post)
- as a volunteer! A perfect way to meet people and get free access to the conference (Call for volunteers http://mydata2016.org/call-for-volunteers/)