The conference Offene Kommunen.NRW 2016 was held under the motto “More traffic!” and took place on November 12th and 13th 2016 at the Bergische Volkshochschule in Wuppertal in BarCamp format.


The contents of many workshops were recorded. An overview can be found here:

The photographer Tom V. Kortmann has created a picture gallery about OKNRW.

Younect Videoreport about OKNRW 2016: How can you stand up for your city?

Who was there? Here is the public participant list.

Blog posts:

So many loose ends. OKNRW follow-up report by Dr. Anke Knopp. (in German)

Bringing Open Government on the road, writes the OpenNRW office. (in German)

Stuttgart review of the OKNRW visit to Wuppertal (in German)

OKNRW-Foto von Jan Lutz, Büro für Gestalten

OKNRW-Photo by Jan Lutz, Büro für Gestalten

Press release: Open Government from below (in German)

The Westdeutsche Zeitung published an interview about OKNRW (in German)

How do we get more open government action? The Open Government Manifesto NRW (in German)

Hashtag #OKNRW

Planning pad