This event is being convened by:

Open Data Manchester – an association for people who are interested in realising the potential of data to benefit citizens, business and public bodies in Greater Manchester and beyond. They hold regular meetings (generally the last Tuesday of every month), hack days and information events which are generally free and open to all. It also provides consultancy and research services.

The Democratic Society – a not-for-profit organisation, promoting participation, dialogue, and active citizenship, supporting public organisations and the communities that they serve through service delivery, consultancy, education and advocacy.