Please note Jury have freedom to have different interpretation what is listed below or have right to change the cateogry criteria depending on dynamic changes of the open knowledge ecosystem
BEST TRANSPARENCY INITIATIVE
Highest degree of transparency achieved depending on needs perceived by users
Most extensive use of open data
Most innovatively developed process
Candidates must be entities or public sector organizations or consortia with a preponderance of public bodies or private organizations dedicated to transparency in the public domain.
BEST MANICUPALITY/REGION AWARD
BEST PUBLIC SERVANT AWARD
Individual in public office who has done the most for promoting open data and transparency ideals.
Must raise awareness on open data
Must openly advocate the main principles of Open Data.