GO Open Data Conference 2016 (GOOD16)
The 4th annual GO Open Data conference will be held on May 6 & 7 in York Region (Seneca College - Markham campus), hosted by ventureLAB, the area’s Regional Innovation Centre providing support for innovative entrepreneurs, many of whom use open data to build businesses based on open data or create disruptive solutions to an existing problem
Open data means transparency and efficiency in government. It means developers can use open data to create innovative solutions and new businesses that help address community problems such as transportation or affordable housing. It means more engaged citizens, bringing together public and private organizations and bridging gaps.