A casual data study / hack day on Open Data Day, March 3rd 2018

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Open Data Day Cambridge 2018

Saturday March 3rd, 2018

The event will run from around 10:00 - 16:30. See full schedule

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Open Data Day Cambridge is part of the global Open Data Day celebration and exploration of Open Data.

You’re invited to come explore open data sets in a casual and friendly environment. Specifically, this event is intended to be a welcoming space to learn something new, and learn together. It’s why we’re coming:

We hope you will join us and have fun exploring data.

You bring

We supply


Please visit our eventbrite registration page to sign up for the event. Spaces are limited!

Setting your objectives

What do you want to learn?

Are you looking to visualise some data with Javascript, analyse data with Python, write a blog about some data insights using a Jupyter notebook, or something else?

What do you care about?

Define a question you care about answering, and see if the data to answer it is open.

What help might you need on the day?

We can’t guarantee we can find you the help, but we will be supportive and help to crowdsource an answer where possible.

Which data?


What can be done with open data?



eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd
1st Floor, 24 Hills Road
Cambridge CB2 1JP

Please buzz for eLife upon arrival. We are on the first floor; there is a working lift.


Lunch and refreshments will be provided - Veggie / vegan food will be available.

Travel and childcare support

There is the option of a travel / childcare bursary to encourage diversity within the team. Please email for more info on bursaries or with any food requirements.


Thank you!

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