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The #EurActory40Energy list features 150 of the most influential experts in Energy Union. This list was created with the support of an innovative tool called EurActory, the directory of EU policy experts. The invited participants were able to discover and enrich the #EurActory40Energy “long list” of top policy experts with influence on EU Energy Union… » read more

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EU Community’s policy process visualization tool was presented to a crowd of policymakers and Big Data experts yesterday, Tuesday 22 September 2015. The objective of the workshop was to develop an agenda of actions for the European Commission and (other) national and international policymakers that pursue big data for policy and other data-driven approaches for… » read more

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EurActory, the directory that gathers information about experts on EU affairs, was recently launched in beta at the European Parliament. Of course, you already knew that. Above is the video we recorded at the event, including statements of the supporters behind the project. “Anything that we can do to make policy-making more transparent and more… » read more

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“The European decision making process is very complex. So it’s important to know who is who, who matters, who has influence. EurActory serves as a tool for journalists, citizens and stakeholders to understand the European policy process,” commented Isabelle Durant, former Vice President of the European Parliament and member of EU Community’s Advisory Council. Take… » read more

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Žiga Turk, professor and blogger on innovation, sustainability and technology, published a blogpost on Sunday concerning efforts in South-East Europe to open up public data sources. If you offer the data, aggregated by public administrations anyhow, developers and innovators will come in and build applications on top of it, Turk writes. Turk is a member… » read more

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