Building up the open data community in United Arab Emirates

Last week, I had an exciting opportunity to speak to representatives of federal and local government entities across United Arab Emirates (UAE)  in a workshop on Open Government Data. The workshop was organized by Emirates eGovernment as part of the awareness activities we had during the visit of Mr. Richard Kerby – the Senior Inter-Regional eGovernment Advisor at the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) to the country. Continue reading