May 5 & 6, 2017

will be hosted by:
GO Open Data Conference 2017
GOOD16 Call for Speakers
GOOD17 Call for Speakers

Open Data is a global movement that drives the sharing of data to be freely used, re-used and redistributed to anyone. OPEN DATA can help build a strong foundation for our future.

GO Open Data Conference 2017

Who Should Attend GOOD17?

Students & Academics

GO Open Data is a must for students, academics, data professionals, and librarians looking for inspiration in information.

Civil Servants

Perfect for policy makers, CIOs, data creators/custodians, planners, mappers, health care professionals, and evidence based decisions makers.


GO Open Data can help individuals & non-profit organizations learn how open data can be used to gain insight into their communities, and contribute to better outcomes.

Citizens & Entrepreneurs

Engaged citizens will learn how insights developed from open data can be used to create new opportunities and employment in the community.

Developers & Journalists

Data is a precious resource for journalists and technologists.  Whether it be a feature story or a new mobile application, open data helps create exciting stories and products.

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do.”

~ Helen Keller

“Open data can help unlock $3 trillion to $5 trillion in economic value annually across seven sectors.”

McKinsey Global Institute