[epsi-coord] French Digital Council view on Open Data
daniel.dietrich at okfn.org
Sun Aug 19 17:48:40 BST 2012
thanks for contacting me. I am sure we might produce a news item about this. However the issue is very important and I think a guest blog post going into more detailed would be more appropriate.
It would be fantastic if you could draft this. I am cc'ing here my ePSI platform colleagues. We will then publish it under you name on the front page prominently. What do you think?
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On 19 Aug 2012, at 18:41, Pierre Chrzanowski wrote:
> Hi Daniel,
> I am not sure this has already been pushed on the epsiplatform but the French Digital Council released in June its view in a short white paper on Open Data in France.
> The report is available here (in french) http://www.cnnumerique.fr/ouverture-des-donnees-publiques-lavis-du-cnnum/
> Among the recommendations from the CNN: to revise the the French FOI to introduce a "right to data"; to create a French Open Data Agency to mutualise competencies and to support national and local administrations effort; to end the regime of exception on cultural data.
> If you are interested, I can write a short piece for the epsiplatform blog.
> I am actually one the member of the working group who worked on that for the French Digital Council.
> Also, regarding the OKFn Festival I am expecting to attend. Will there be a discussion on actual Open Government Data policies in European countries ?
> Best Regards
> Pierre Chrzanowski
> ICT Policy Analyst, French Embassy in the UK
> skype: pierre.chrzanowski
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