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16.06.2023, 9:00 – 16:30 @ Karl der Grosse, Zürich, Tickets: CHF 70 – 200 is Switzerland’s leading conference on open data and open knowledge. On June 16th 2023, we’ll meet for a day of inspiration, innovation, and networking – it will be our 13th conference. Experts from research, business, government, politics, journalism and civil society join us to discuss the impact of open data and knowledge on transforming our world for the better. Don’t miss out on the chance to learn from top speakers from Switzerland and abroad and to network with like-minded individuals.

Tickets (70 CHF – 200 CHF) can be purchased here (early bird until 15 May) (Lunch, Apéro and snacks are included)

(if you need further reduction please contact darienne.hunziker AT

Language: English (some workshops and sessions might be held in German)

Any questions, remarks, suggestions can be send directly to darienne.hunziker AT 

Program & Speakers

We are continuously updating our program. Check out the confirmed speakers and session holders:

Jacqueline Fehr

Government Council, Kanton of Zurich


Jürg Wüst

Federal Chancellery, DTI Sector

The Swiss Data Ecosystem (Presentation)

Fabian Ligibel


Open and Collaborative Consultation Procedures (Workshop)

Emilie Boillat

Energy Data Working Group

Open Energy Data and Innovation (Workshop)

Matthias Stürmer

Institute for Public Sector Transformation, BFH

The Impact of Open Government Data (Presentation)

Fernanda Campagnucci

Open Knowledge Brazil

International Panel on (Open) Data Policy

Maik Roth & Florin Hasler

OGD Office, Federal Statistical Office &

Mapping the Impact of Open Government Data – OGD Masterplan Workshop

André Golliez (Moderator)

HSLU / Zetamind

International Panel on (Open) Data Policy

Renata Avila

Open Knowledge

The State of Open Knowledge (Input)

Andreas Kellerhals


Jim Chuchu

International Inventories Programme

Their Ghosts in Our Machines: Decoding and Encoding Bias (Lightning Talk)

Neva Muslu & Marc Feldmann

Laux Lawyers

A Legal Take on Generative AI (Presentation)

Maximilian Vomhof


Open Material Data: Opportunities of an Open Data Environment for Material Data in Construction (Workshop)

Teresa Kubacka

ETHZ Library

Open Scholarly Metadata (Lightning Talk)

Philipp von Essen & Tobias Kuhn

Knowledge Pixels

Open Science: Precision, Speed, and Trust for Scholarly Communication (Presentation)

Osama Abdullah


Shedding Light on Campaign Donations: an Online Transparency Tool for Political Finance Data (Lightning Talk)

Sandra Becker

Wikimedia CH

Open Collections, Mapping, Images NC and CC 4.0 (Workshop)

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