Thu, 26 March 2015
Collection of the business samples for which open data was utilized
We, VLED is correcting Japanese business case for which open data was utilized for making of "Open Data 100 Japanese edition". 31 business cases were collected at present, and We decided to introduce ...
Tue, 24 March 2015
Commendation of excellent activities about open data in FY2014
We, VLED pleased to announce the result of this year's "Arbitrary commendation award for open data" by following to our continuous activity from last year.The first prize is Tokyo Metro's "Open data u...
Thu, 29 January 2015
System Specifications for Open Data Distribution Platform Version 2.0 is now opened to the public
Based on the results of the request for public comments on the "System Specifications for Open Data Distribution Platform Version 2.0 (draft)", made by Open Data Promotion Consortium in the summer las...
Tue, 06 January 2015
Notice about Recruitment of "Municipality Members"
Vitalizing Local Economy Organization by Open Data & Big Data (VLED) aims at enlarging the number of municipality members in order to promote utilization of open data and big data by municipalities so...
Tue, 06 January 2015
Procedures for public comments on the CC license version 4.0 have been initiated:
As a type of license adopted at the time of making the owned data open to the public, a license called "creative commons license (hereinafter referred to as "CC license") is widely used in Japan and i...
Wed, 03 December 2014
Open Data Symposium 2014 was held:
An event for the general public entitled "From the public opening of data to the stage of their utilization - Role of open data played for regional revitalization" was held jointly with the Ministry o...
Thu, 06 November 2014
Announcement of Mashup Awards for Open Data Category:
Today, winners of Mashup Awards for Open Data Category were announced. Committee members of the Utilization and Dissemination Committee of this organization served as judges for the Awards. You can ...
Tue, 14 October 2014
Today (October 14, 2014), General Meeting by ordinary members to found this organization was held, and this organization was formally founded.
Contents of the activities of this organization will be announced at the reception to announce the foundation of this organization scheduled for December 2014. Details of the reception (venue, time, d...