RAW Open Data, an event aimed at raising awareness of open data, will take place in Coimbra, Portugal, on October 16th and 17th.
On the first day a series of talks will be delivered by international experts from the Open Knowledge Foundation, W3C, Creative Commons, Junta de Andalucia, Agency for the Modernisation of Administrative bodies, Scop la Péniche, IPN, and Politecnico di Milano. Country-wise, the diversity encompasses UK, Spain, Greece, France, Italy and Portugal.
On the second day there will be a hackathon, where programmers will create apps that take advantage of open data sources.
All information can be found at http://rawopendata.ipn.pt
Attendance is free, but registration using the above link is required due to the limited number of seats.