CityHack 17 – Registrations open til 26 June!

CityHack is on again! Go to: to register your team! To inspire you to see your idea through to the end, CityHack are offering a massive cash incentive – a $10,000 prize for the first-place team! You could also win other great prizes for solving specific challenges, and receive assistance to help you develop […]

Open Data Pathway: introducing country-level statistics

Over 290 organisations use the Open Data Pathway to benchmark their open data practice and develop plans to improve. Stephen Gates shares how its new feature allows new analysis around how well organisations and countries do, internationally By Stephen Gates ODI Queensland is an ODI Pioneer Node in Australia. We provide an Open Data Maturity […]

Join Australia’s first Open Government Forum

Would you like to be one of the eight individuals driving Australia’s Open Government National Action Plan? Nominations are now open.  Respond by Thursday, 22 June for a chance to be part of the Open Government Forum, which will: monitor and drive implementation of Australia’s first Open Government National Action Plan help develop the next Open Government […]

Seeking your input – what data do you need?

Data to drive innovation and advance business – identifying Queensland’s most valuable open data The Queensland Government has asked the ODI Australian Network (led by ODI Queensland) to help identify high value government data sets in key industry areas. The aim is to create an industry wishlist of data sets that will have maximum impact on key […]


May/June 2017 Newsletter

Our May/June Newsletter features the latest developments in the world of open data, including these highlights and helpful hints: The Productivity Commission has released its final report, Data Availability and Use.  For a useful synopsis by our ODI Certified Trainer, Ellen Broad,  check out her piece: The Great Untangle. UNSW has released its report to the NSW Information and Privacy […]

Lunchtime Lecture

Semantic Architectures for Linked Open Data

Do the words  ‘Semantic architecture for Linked Open Data’ make your brain go a bit fuzzy? Its time to sort that out then isn’t it?!?  Come along and find out everything you need to know at this Lunchtime Lecture with guest presenter, Renato Iannella, Founder & Principal Architect, Semantic Identity. The age of the Semantic Web and […]

Workshop 16 June

The Queensland Government has asked us to help identify high value government data sets in key industry areas. The aim is to create an industry wishlist of data sets that will have maximum impact on key business and industry sectors. The key sectors being targeted for the project are: agriculture, tourism, mining, construction, education and […]

ODI Queensland Connect

ODI Connect – 15 June

Thursday 15 June 2017, 4:30-6pm ODI Connect is our quarterly series for Members, Supporters, Foundation Sponsors and guests of ODI Queensland. These events are a unique opportunity to gather and network with fellow open data friends, listen to an inspiring talk on a thought-provoking topic, and enjoy a refreshing drink at the end of the day. […]

RightToGo Open Data Planning App Launch

Developed by Fountainhead Group, RightToGo is a new app that uses Open Data to allow easy access to Brisbane City Council planning regulations for a particular property, and then connects users with design-led businesses to help them complete their renovation or new build project to the highest level of quality.  Imagine a real estate agent […]


April 2017 Newsletter

Our  April 2017 newsletter features many brilliant opportunities to build your data skills and capability in Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne with our comprehensive training program. Other highlights include: upcoming Lunchtime Lectures part 2 of our Digital Futures Series at State Library of Queensland a word from our new team member Megan Duane. round 2 of the […]

Lunchtime Lecture

Lunchtime Lecture: Gaining Insight from BIG DATA

Are you looking for questions or insight? Are you gaining value from your data? Join Graham Robinson, Sales Manager ANZ of Latize, as he discusses how semantic processing with linked data is the only way to obtain genuine business insights and answers to questions you didn’t think to ask. Ulysses, a revolutionary solution which provides the […]


February/March 2017 Newsletter

Our  February/March 2017 newsletter focuses on the launch of our 2017 training program, which is full of opportunities to kick start your learning about open data.   Other highlights include: details for our upcoming event, Open Data: The Year Ahead. the launch of our 2017 training program across four States. we’ve grown!  Introducing Megan, our new […]


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