Malte Beyer-Katzenberger

Policy Officer at European Commission, Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology

Dr. Malte Beyer-Katzenberger studied law & political sciences at Trier and Aix-en-Provence universities and at the College of Europe, Bruges. In November 2011, he joined the European Commission, DG CONNECT (previously DG INFSO) and is responsible desk officer for activities around open data, including monitoring the implementation of the 2003 PSI Directive in Member States. Previously, he was responsible also for the policy on open access to scientific information.
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Talk Title: 
The EU Open Data portal and policy
Talk Abstract: 

The EC Open Data Portal ( went online just before Christmas 2012. It is designed to be the open data hub for the European Institutions, beginning with data from the European Commission. The talk will guide conference participants through the portal – and the policy that is behind it.

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