Slides "Introduction to CKAN":
Slides "Customizing CKAN":
Tutorial extension:

Recorded on Monday 16 September, 14.00 – 17.00 @ Room 20, Floor 3

Coordinators: Irina Bolychevsky and Adrià Mercader, Open Knowledge Foundation

CKAN is the world leading open source data portal management platform. The workshop will focus on the following aspects.

Introduction to CKAN: what it is and what it is not! With what feature set has CKAN become a worldwide standard for open data portals? (talk)
Support: what is available in terms of training, deployments or support days to help people deploy, customise and extend CKAN. Will include Q&A / troubleshooting.
Building apps / extensions off CKAN: Using the catalog API and the data API – we will be provide a practical showcase of how to adapt themes, create a custom preview, modify the authorisation setup and more. Will include examples of how to use the API for data mashups. (Practical workshop)
CKAN project: how to get involved in this open source project, contributing, mailing lists, roadmap and governance. (Talk + discussion)

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