Helsinki Loves Developers: open data open office
General info about Helsinki Loves Developers – open data open office
City of Helsinki provides a good amount of public data as open data for anyone freely to use. All these open data sets are available at Helsinki Region Infoshare service – www.hri.fi . HRI is regional open data portal owned by cities of Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa and Kauniainen.
Helsinki Loves Developers is an open cooperation platform to promote the use of open data. You are warmly welcome to join and contribute our open meetings and the web page (http://dev.hel.fi/) with technical details. Please join these meetings and create together with us and open data our cities better places to live! You can find us once a month on Thursday at 3pm-6pm at Laituri (Narinkka 2, Helsinki). More information https://www.facebook.com/groups/heldev/ and http://www.hri.fi/fi/hri-projekti/hel-loves-dev-avoin-konttori/ (in Finnish).
Usually there is some interesting theme on agenda with presentations and demos. In addition you will have a great opportunity to meet and chat with the civil servants and code fellows of Helsinki about open data and open API´s.