GODAN Open Data Challenge launches ahead of #GODANSummit2016


GODAN Summit 2016 
in New York City, New York, USA on September 15-16, 2016
to advance the agenda for open data in agriculture and nutrition.


GODAN is excited to announce the GODAN Open Data Challenge. The challenge seeks individuals who can articulate and create practical solutions that will contribute to the open data infrastructure while solving specific challenges in agriculture and nutrition.

We seek innovative ideas that will better conventional approaches.

We have created a two-track challenge, focused on finding

(1) Policy solutions that would remove obstacles to open data and

(2) Consumer-facing applications to use this data. To find out more about the specific challenge questions and participate, click on the link below:

Deadline for applications: August 1, 2016 

Click here for more information. 


Early-bird registration is still open for GODAN Summit 2016. Please visit the GODAN Summit web page, where you will be directed to our Eventbrite portal to secure your confirmation ticket. Early-bird registration ends July 15, 2016. 

If you need an entry visa to the US, please apply soon and kindly let us know of your visa application date. Where a visa is not required or can be granted on entry please check and have evidence of vaccination status.


Requests for proposals to participate in an Exhibit Hall at the GODAN Summit 2016, that will illustrate the opening of data, the use of open data, and the importance of open data, are now being accepted. 

Deadline for proposals: July 1, 2016


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