Call for proposals, next community meetings, and MyData Declaration translations!

Save the date 29-31 August & tell your friends!

Make sure the conference dates are not only firmly in your calendars but also take a moment to think who else (colleague, acquaintance...) should know about the event and forward this message. Sharing is caring!

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Call for Proposals is now open


MyData 2018 programme consists of 7 tracks, for which we have received the first proposals.

The call is open until 5 April, but don't leave your idea to the last moment!


  1. Case Studies and the Industry Landscape
  2. Our Data
  3. Interoperability – Universal and Open
  4. Data Portability: New Rights
  5. Learn the Essentials
  6. Global
  7. MyData Futures

Please share the call for proposals in your channels, retweet them, share to your followers on Facebook or on LinkedIn and get a better outreach for insightful content proposals.

How to submit

Reveal your MyData use cases and services

For the Use Cases track we are reaching out to the developers and owners of real existing MyData related services and other use cases. Suggest to us who we should approach!

Give us a hint via Slack or email
Submit your own use case!

MyData meetings close to you

Berlin, Germany Mar 7th

All Berliners and visitors alike are welcome to join the Berlin meetup on March 7th, at 19.00 (CET) at the Mozilla Office premises, Schlesische Str. 27. Please read the agenda and join the event on

Join in Berlin

Turin, Italy Apr 12-13th

Next MyData Global network meeting takes place on 12-13 April in Turin. We will have deep discussions on the plans of incorporating MyData as an international foundation and other important topics. 

Join in Turin

Estonia, Finland & Japan around the ‘GDPR Day’


Estonian, Finnish and Japanese local hubs are organising events to bring attention to the ‘GDPR Day’ on May 25th. MyData will be presented at e-Estonia's flagship startup & tech conference Latitude59, Open Knowledge Finland will have an event about data portability, while the Japanese host the second MyData Japan conference.

Inspired to contribute and perhaps organise a related event in your country? Please share your thoughts on MyDataGlobal Slack, #global channel or get in touch with Sille (

See all the events from the MyData Global calendar

MyData Declaration in your Language

Have you read & signed the MyData declaration?

If yes, you can use the badge (download here) to promote it! If you decided not to sign it, we’d love to hear why! All comments are welcome here.

The declaration has been translated to








Also available on Github

Want to translate it to your native language and get better traction locally? Here’s a ready-made template to be copied to kickstart the action.

With best wishes from the MyData 2018 organising team

Salla, Sille, Viivi, Jogi, John, and Teemu

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