Open Data Day 2018 Hong Kong

Open Data Day is a annual global hackathon at cities to hack about some open data ideas. 2018 hackathon will be hosted on 3 March (Saturday).

Date: 3 March 2o18, Saturday.
Time: 10:00 – 17:45
Venue: University of Hong Kong (Rooms LE2, LE3, and LE5, UG floor of the Library Building (LE: Library Extension) (Directions Guide – PDF)

HackMD page is created for project collaboration, please add your project proposal or join a project listed on this page.


10:00am Kick-start, Introduction, Project Brainstorming, Group Forming.

11:00am Hackathon collaborations

1:15pm @ LE2: About (from HK Govt OGCIO)

2:30pm-3:00pm @ LE2: Webconference with other open data events in Asia

Other sessions @ LE2: Getting started with Open Data, Q&A

4:00pm Presentation

5:30pm Closing

Sammy Fung

Mr Sammy Fung is President and Founder of Open Source Hong Kong. He establish online community of Open Source Hong Kong in 2006, and its activities in 2010. Sammy starts his contributions in open source community in 1997, he is co-founder and founding chairman of Hong Kong Linux User Group. In 2011, Sammy also participates in open source community across Asia, he joins GNOME Asia committee in 2012, and becomes first Mozilla representative for Hong Kong in 2013. Sammy is a Python developer, open source contributer, and tech writier. He is experienced in Data Science, Django, Scrapy. GitHub / Twitter: @sammyfung Affiliates: - GNOME Asia: Committee Member. - GNOME Foundation: Member. - Mozilla: Mozilla Represenative. - Hong Kong Python User Group (HKPUG): Organiser. - Python Software Foundation: Member.

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