University of Turku

University of Turku

WP4 Innovation

University of Turku

rOpenGov is an international open source developer network for open government data analytics in R and has released various packages for retrieval, refinement, and analysis of open data from statistical authorities over the past decade. The network was formally introduced at the NIPS Machine Learning Open Source Software workshop in 2013, and has now active contributors from multiple countries. The project aims to facilitate the seamless incorporation of open government data into reproducible statistical and probabilistic programming workflows.