Winners 2016

Category2016 Winner
Jonas Nordin (KB)

This is an important year, and Jonas Nordin has done a wonderful job in 2016 to get different actors and parts of Sweden to uphold and celebrate the 250th Anniversary of our constitutional law – our Freedom of Press and Freedom of Information. He is a tireless advocate for an open democratic society through the importance of Freedom of Press and Freedom of Information.

Karin Glasemann
Johanna Berg

Sweden’s wonder woman in the field of Open GLAM and Cul …

Thomas Kvist

Thomas Kvist is (maybe) the main driver and open data e …

David Lindeby

David Lindeby has been one of the core people in gettin …

Stockholm Stad

Stockholm has increased its speed and work on open data …

BlankSpotProject – “Pressfrihetens Vita Fläckar”

For using a more open business model through crowdfundi …

Dopter AB

Dopter has been helping many municipalities and organizations with their open data projects, such as Trafiklab, Nobel Prize API, Nordic Ap.

BlankSpotProject – “Pressfrihetens Vita Fläckar”

For having increased transparency as an integral part o …

Darya Isaksson

Darja Isaksson: https://www.datahotell.se/blogg/digital …

Skellefteå Kommun

For collaborating with their neighbors and being one of …

Umeå Kommun

For being one of the first municipalities to publish da …

Helsingborgs Kommun

They have been a role model for all other municipalities which is pushing itself and others the most about open data in all of Sweden. They provide free support and ask citizens to submit what data they want them to prioritize and open.

OpenNorth

OpenNorth is a beautiful initiative and example of how …

Linnea Heppling

For the work with SVT Pejl on how taxpayer money is spe …

Helena Löfving

Visualization datasets for news is a good way of creating meaning. Helena Löfving works as a data journalist and used open data for journalism, she also presented a role model to other journalists on usage of datasets.

Kristoffer Örstadius

For his way to empower his strong stories with the supp …

Linus Larsson

Showing the possible insecurities in IoT, importance of …

Esam

Esam has been one of the companies in Umeå and Sweden d …

BlankSpotProject

For using a more open business model through crowdfundi …

Nätverket Västerort

Nätverket Västerort IS open civil society. It is run by …

Kim Lantto

Under 2016 har vi arbetet ivrigt med att få fram en pla …

DelaEko.se

DelaEko has been the main driving force in making colla …

AllmanHandling.se (Per Hagström)

The civil society initiative not only provides a free FAQ for all citizens online at the website but also gives the latest updates / examples on the use of Freedom of Information. The initiative started by Per Hagström.

Open Street Map Sweden

OpenStreetMap has been a growing civil society group wh …

The Citizen Science Project (Göteborgs Universitet)

The Citizen Science project at Gothenburg University is …

SWEClarin

For a strong intention to work with an open collaborati …

Anslagstavlan (Christopher Kullenberg & Fredrik Brouneus)

Anslagstavlan is an open science project involving thousands of school children in a real research project which is run by project manager Fredrik Brouneus, where Christopher Kullenberg is the main researcher.

OpenByDefault (Jan Ainali)

After many years being the general secretary at Wikimed …

Westander

Westander is a PR-bureau in Sweden that performs self-regulation and has an “openness”-demand. They also openly publish all their client assignments to show who pays them to influence the democratic system, public opinion and political representatives. They also lobby to change the law to increase transparency among PR and lobbying companies.

Bahnhof (Jon Karlung, CEO)

Bahnhof has been at the frontier of working for transpa …

Myndighetstestet (Publicistklubben, Svenska Journalistförbundet, Stockholms Universitet [JMK])

In spring this year of 2016 the Freedom of Expression G …

Thegoals.org

Thegoals.org is an open learning platform with a very t …

Linköping – Fredri Eriksson

I would like to nominate Linköping municipality for bei …

Fredrik Brounéus

Anslagstavlan is an open science project involving thousands of school children in a real research project which is run by project manager Fredrik Brouneus, where Christopher Kullenberg is the main researcher.

Skjutsgruppen (Mattias Jägerskog)

Skjutsgruppen has a civil society organization shown a …

Göteborgs stad (kontakt: Kim Lantto)

Göteborgs stad visar genom sin nyaste satsning på öppna …

EntryScape Catalog (a product by MetaSolutions AB)

The majority of the available Open Data catalogs at the …

Datahotell.se (kontakt: Erika Olsson, projektledare för IIS Datahotell)

Datahotell.se, initiated and funded by the Internet Fou …

Erik Borälv

Erik Borälv has been the driving force behind Vinnovas …

Björn Hagström, Peter Mankenskiöld and Claes-Olof Olsson.

The projects aim was to create product specifications f …

http://jplusplus.se/

Där bor journalisterna. A study about the what can be r …

Gustav Nilsonne

Researcher in cognitive neuroscience. Interested in sci …