1st Version of EDF2014 Programme available

The Organising Committee of the European Data Forum is proud to announce the first version of the EDF2014 programme - see: http://2014.data-forum.eu/program!
 
Beside an EDF2014 welcome session by Neelie Kroes (Vice President of the European Commission, in charge of the Digital Agenda), Kyriakos Mitsotakis (Minister of Administrative Reform and e-Governance), Georgios Kaminis (Mayor of Athens) and Christos Vasilakos (General Secretary for Research and Technology) there are keynote talks by Stefan Wrobel (Institute Director: Fraunhofer Institute for Intelligent Analysis and Information Systems IAIS & Big Data Lead Bitkom) on Big Data and the European Data Economy, by Evy Christofilopoulou (Deputy Minister of Administrative Reform and e-Governance) about Data in Public Administration in Greece and Ralf-Peter Schaefer (Traffic Director of TomTom) about data management at TomTom - in the EDF2014 programme.
 
In total 8 sessions with over 30 talks will take place in the 2 days of EDF2014 on 19th and 20th of march 2014 in Athens, Greece - covering topics like: Big Data Use Case Scenarios, Open Data across Europe, Data Challenges (roadmaps, languages, privacy, personal data et al) and the Value of Data in Industry and in Public Administration beside others!
 
Furthermore EDF2014 provides the award ceremony of the Eccenca European Data Innovator Award (EDI Award) winner 2014, 2 panel discussions and several networking sessions to the European Data community - last but not least a 2 hours poster session with ~ 30 project- and product presentations AND a 2 day exhibition area with ~ 25 exhibitors rounds out the programme of EDF2014!
 
Not forgetting the official EDF2014 collocated events that will take place on 18th of March (Open Data MeetUp, tba soon) and on 21st of March (Linked Data Europe & LD4LT Event) ...
 
The European Data Forum 2014 is a free community event - but as seats are limited - join in and register today!