#FloodHack16 Follow-up

Friday 1 July 2016 Tickets available here This is an opportunity for everyone to get together again, to discuss, collaborate, and innovate, and chat about things that have happened, are happening, and potentially could happen since the event in March. #Floodhack16 was a response to the floods that happened across the North of England on […]


This is a quick post to announce #FloodHack16. Where, When? We will be running #FloodHack16 on the 11th & 12th March here at ODI Leeds – we will be looking at what challenges the recent flooding created and what technology, data and innovation can do to help us all, and building stuff that works. Who? Its […]

ODI Leeds & ODI HQ 2015 & 2016.

This is a summary and update on the talk I gave at ODI Leeds at the end of December which told the story of 2015 for ODI Leeds, how we worked with ODI HQ, with how what has developed during 2015 will develop in 2016. The slides from my talk are on this slideshare here […]

Review and Priority Session – Summer 2015, Part 1

This is a fantastic time to be working with data in Leeds. Being part of such an innovative and leading ecosystem has made this past year very eventful. Working with the ODI is inspirational and their work and ours is spearheading a cultural change that is not just about data – we’re trying to encourage […]

ODI Leeds Annual Report, 2014/15

This short report gives you an update of our progress and plans for the future. Introduction ODI Leeds is a Node of ODI HQ that was established in November 2013. Details about the ODI can be found on this link The ODI and a description of The ODI Nodes is set out here ODI Nodes. […]

ODI Leeds News – Summer 2014

We opened for business on the 6th of May and it has been a whirlwind few weeks and months. We’ve established our membership model for ODI Leeds, our members have brought projects to deliver, we have had our first residency, held the first Open Data Training by ODI outside London, kicked off our Civic Lab […]

ODI Leeds News – January 2014

Since we were announced as the ODI Node for Leeds and the City Region, we have been riding a wave of positive reaction, making new friends, building new connections and having really interesting conversations about what the ODI Node could be. Our priority over the next few weeks is to have more of these conversations, […]