Scot Open Gov


Scotland’s Action Plan on Open Government complete – launch coming soon!

7th December 2018
First posted on the gov.scot website on 5 December 2018 Official submission of the Action Plan to the international Open Government Partnership today. Congratulations and thank you to everyone who has been involved. Today we are pleased to be publishing Scotland’s Second Action Plan on Open Government. We have submitted it to the international Open…
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Scotland’s Open Government Mini-Summit

27th September 2018
At this Edinburgh meetup, we are going to look at the legacy options proposed for the Open Government pioneers project. Some really amazing ideas have been proposed. Let’s look at these together and make them happen. See https://opengovpioneers.miraheze.org/wiki/Mini-Summit Register at our Meetup.com page.
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Bringing Data to Earth: Life in Data

18th September 2018
Local participation, creative industries, and data civics. Date: 24 September // Times: 10.00am – 4.00pm // Venue: Unit 6, Vision Building // Tickets Join us at this one-day event bringing together civic society representatives, and communities of interest to explore and workshop open datasets, data visualisation and data-driven decision making for the public good. This…
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Public Consultations for the State of Open Government Report

14th September 2018
The global Open Government Partnership (OGP) are excited to invite the open government community and general public to consultations for the State of Open Government Report, OGP’s first flagship report. These consultations are your chance to be heard about priority policy areas within OGP. Conversations will take place on September 19, 20, 24 and 25.…
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What we heard: report of public discussion on future of openness in Scotland

13th September 2018
By Niamh Webster, Scottish Government. This article was originally posted here. We’re currently working to create a new plan for the government to commit to for the next two years. We wanted to hear from people across the country about the improvements they would like to see and hear their ideas on how the government…
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Opening up government: Let’s make Scotland work for you! (Glasgow)

11th July 2018
Join us in Glasgow for the latest in our programme of events across the country! We’ll be discussing open government and the current work the Scottish Government is doing with the public and civil society. This is your chance to help shape the future direction of openness, transparency and participation. **Register Today** We want to…
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Opening up government: Let’s make Scotland work for you! (Inverness)

11th July 2018
Join us in Inverness for the latest in our programme of events across the country! We’ll be discussing open government and the current work the Scottish Government is doing with the public and civil society. This is your chance to help shape the future direction of openness, transparency and participation. **Register today** We want to…
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Opening up government: Let’s make Scotland work for you! (Dundee)

11th July 2018
Join us in Dundee for the latest in our programme of events across the country! We’ll be discussing open government and the current work the Scottish Government is doing with the public and civil society. This is your chance to help shape the future direction of openness, transparency and participation. **Register today** We want to…
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Opening up government: Let’s make Scotland work for you! (Edinburgh)

11th July 2018
Join us in Edinburgh for the final event of our engagement across the country! We’ll be discussing open government and the current work the Scottish Government is doing with the public and civil society. This is your chance to help shape the future direction of openness, transparency and participation. **Register Today** We want to hear…
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Niamh Webster: Update on action plan development this summer – get involved!

11th July 2018
Update on action plan development this summer – get involved! A number of small events have been held to crowdsource ideas for Scotland’s second Open Government Action Plan, and we’ve got more lined up to continue this engagement. We’re trying to reach out to different networks and people across Scotland. We are working with civil…
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