We are glad to be at RiseUp Summit again this year, jointly with Access to Knowledge for development center (AUC School of Business) introducing to the community “How Open data can boost social entrepreneurship”? The workshop will take place on December 11th at 10.00 a.m. at Room 244 workshop zone at the Greek Campus
Unlocking the Value of Open Data?
Open data has the potential to help grow economies, transform societies and protect the environment. the Web is evolving from a “Web of linked documents” into a “Web of linked data”.
In this workshop we will introduce:
- What is open data and what opportunities does it bring?
- Presenting the concepts behind the technology
- A demo about Wordlift to inspire social entrepreneurs in this untapped area of massive opportunities.
- Along with interesting case studies for 2 research projects
- And much more!
What is Wordlift?
WordLift, by Insideout group, is a content analysis and recommendation tool for Wordpress, here's the product presentation. It is a tool for publishers, newspapers and magazines to organize their content in a meaningful way, expose it better to search engines, boost their user base, website traffic, advertising and above all user experience and accordingly revenues.
What is RiseUp Summit?
If you don’t know it, Riseup summit is Egypt’s largest entrepreneurship summit to be held for the 4th year This year RiseUp16 will take place on the 9th, 10th & 11th of December 2016 at the heart of Cairo " Greek Campus at Tahrir Square”, combining business owners and young ideas in one place, to provide opportunities for startups and linking entrepreneurs with investors.
What is AUC’s A2K4D?
The Access to Knowledge for Development Center (A2K4D) is one of The American University in Cairo (AUC) centers and is a regional center for scholarship, research and policy analysis on intellectual property and human development in Egypt and the Arab World, working under the AUC School of Business which has been working over six decades of history and is profoundly committed to excellence, achieving real transformation and creating tangible impact on the society.
Looking forward to welcome you and to present you with the latest technologies