Welcome to Annual OKAWARDS - 2017

Award Categories

Award Categories for Open Knowledge Awards

BEST TRANSPARENCY INITIATIVE

BEST BUSINESS INITIATIVE

BEST OPEN SCIENCE INITIATIVE

BEST CIVIL SOCIETY AWARD

BEST DATA JOURNALISM AWARD

BEST MUNICIPALITY/REGION AWARD

BEST PUBLIC SERVANT AWARD

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For more information and to secure one of the sponsorship packages detailed below, please contact Johanna De Vera - Project Manager

johanna@okfn.se

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About

Open data is data that can be freely used, re-used and redistributed by anyone - subject only, at most, to the requirement to attribute and sharealike.
This is what OKA is all About

Open Knowledge Awards is the first award event on open knowledge in Sweden, covering categories such as transparency, entrepreneurship, open science, ministry/municipality and business initiative. Each category in which organizations, companies and authorities are tested in, will anually be determining the most exemplary initiative working in favour of open data, open knowledge and transparency. The location of the ceremony will be at Data Föreningen. The jury consists of experts and researchers in open knowledge related domains Please sign up here to secure your seat https://natverk.dfs.se/stockholm/content/open-knowledge-awards-2017

  • 2017/10/18 -2017/11/27

    During this period you will be able to nominate an entity, the request will then be reviewed to see if the entity meets the requirements. If it does, it will be selected as a candidate.

  • LOCATION (Data Föreningen)

    Fleminggatan 7 112 26 Stockholm

  • time and date

    2017/12/13 17:00-21:00

  • free entrance

    Seats are limited and candidates are primary guests (contact johanna@okfn.se if you are a candidate and want to secure additional seats).

Jury

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Jessica Cederberg Wodmar

Jessica Cederberg Wodmar is a sustainability coach and communication expert with over 25 years experience in state, municipal , private and voluntary sectors , nationally and internationally. Jessica has been awarded the ” Inspirer of the Year 2010 ” by the magazine leva! and is a frequent speaker and moderator . Author of the books Hyfsat Hållbar 2014 and Klimatkoden 2009. Leading Veckans Affärers Hållbarhetspodd, a business focused sustainability podcast.
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Terrence Brown

Dr. Brown is a writer, researcher, consultant, entrepreneur and lecturer on creating value. Dr. Brown is also the former Dean of the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship and an Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation and head of Industrial Marketing and Entrepreneurship Division at the Royal Institute of Technology. He is also the Program Director for the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management Masters Program at KTH.
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Peter Krantz

Peter Krantz is an open government advocate and the CIO at the National Library of Sweden. Previous positions include the E-government delegation and a member of the advisory bord for the former minister of IT. He believes openness can play a fundamental role in how the public perceives government and that open knowledge will enable people to increase their quality of life.
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Helena Löfving

Helena Löfving, Sveriges Television, is a journalist with a special interest in data journalism and digital development. As a web and news editor she has a long experience of analyzing and visualizing open data. She leads workshops in data journalism and interactive visualizations. 2016 Helena was the winner of the Best Data Journalism Award.
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