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The European Data Forum (EDF) 2013 takes place on April 9-10, 2013 in Dublin, Ireland in the Croke Park Conference Centre. It is the annual meeting-point for data practitioners from industry, research, the public-sector and the community, to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the emerging Big Data Economy in Europe.
The EDF 2013 will comprise of keynotes from global experts in the field, a series of submitted talks, as well as a trends, showcase and live networking sessions. Topics include Linked Data, Open Data, and Big Data, with the aim to bring together all stakeholders involved in the data value chain to exchange ideas and develop actionable roadmaps addressing these challenges and opportunities to strengthen the European data economy and its positioning worldwide.
Neelie Kroes, Vice President of the European Commission, in charge of the Digital Agenda, will participate in the conference.