We host events to help drive innovation. Click on an event to find out more. You can also get a list of our innovation events as a CSV file (on Github).
Northern Economic Data User Group #1
The fourth installment of our event which brings together connectors, start-ups, and innovators from across the North of England and the Netherlands. This took place on 26th/27th April 2022 as part of Leeds Digital Festival 2022.
A project to explore 'levelling up' from a Northern perspective, by working in the open, inviting discussion and suggestions, and developing a prototype visualisation with open data at its foundation.
An Unconference for Open Data Saves Lives - helping healthcare make more evidence-based decisions by sharing data, sharing code and sharing learning.
Our fourth installment details projects and initiatives that our friends, sponsors and partners are working on NOW that can be actioned to work towards net zero.
River Data: Wharfe
Exploring new and existing data that could help reduce sewer discharges on the river Wharfe
UK Data Landscape
What is a 'data landscape' and what does it look like? This ODI-led project applies our rapid open innovation methods to gather input about who/what should be included in the landscape combined with The Data City machine-learning platform to develop an initial snapshot.
Events to discuss open data in the energy sector
Follow up to our previous Northernlands events
Radically Open Recovery
Continuing the conversations and sharing more good work in the context of the Climate Emergency.
"Follow up event to the hugely successful first Northernlands event, but delivered online.
Hackathon to explore the affects of air quality on health, and how it can be tackled in the context of the Climate Emergency.
Keeping the Climate Emergency in focus during the coronavirus pandemic.
#OpenDataSavesLives & COVID-19
Using open data and open innovation to better understand the coronavirus crisis and help guide us into a post-pandemic world.
#PlanetData aims to help the challenge of the climate crisis by encouraging organisations to work in the open, share their data, let others reach in and help improve the overall outcome.
Making sure GovTech tools and resources are developed in the open, shared, re-used and improved by the input and experience of everyone.
Hack For Impact
Exploring the possibility of building a Yorkshire-wide 'dashboard' to measure impact
Data and Startup Summit
Diversity and Data
What data do we need to better understand diversity?
Diagnosing the NHS: SynAE
Exploring the potential of synthetic data to create tools/services for the NHS
2-day hackathon for IoT SMEs to engage with organisations about IoT solutions
Catchment of Data
Innovation pathway working with the Environment Agency, iCASP, Water@Leeds, and more
All Aboard 2
Four workshops across England as part of further open consultation of the Bus Services Act 2017
HE Open Data Competition
Exploring ways to create the most value from DfE data on graduate outcomes
Skills Skills Skills
Our event with Tech Nation skills data
Helping Yorkshire Water engage more with their customers and help them better understand their water supply
NHS Analytics New Knowledge
Helping the NHS explore new ways of looking at their data
Series of events to work with Ofcom data
All Aboard the Databus
Part of an open consultation of the Bus Services Act 2017
2-day hackathon to improve our highways
Focusing on fares data and the presentation to customers
Hackathon to improve travel in the North of England
2-day hackathon to challenge and tackle air quality
Open Innovation with Defra Data
Bringing people together and getting stuff done with Defra data
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