Django Saturday - Open data edition

Hosted by The Copenhagen Django Meetup Group

Public group

This is a past event

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This time we have joined forces with the good people from Virk Data (

Together with (Erhvervsstyrelsen) we will host a hackathon with the focus on open governmental data.

Lunch sponsored by Virk Data ( and location sponsored by Opbeat (

For a long time we as developers have wanted more open public data. Now we actually got it.

Virk Data currently lists 178 datasets ( and there are many other sources such as and

On the day we will bring historical CVR (central company register) data ( in a Django friendly form. ::Placeholder Energistyrelsen data::

If you're new to Open Data, then we recommend taking a look at some of the following resources:

Virkdata Open Data School (

Analysis of Danish financial statements example (

Python: Getting Started with Data Analysis (

Webjournalistens værktøjskasse ( - link collection

Inspiring examples ( of how the data can be used