open data

Nov
23
Open Data Camp 5: looking back

Open Data Camp 5: looking back

A few weeks ago, I did a weekend’s liveblogging at Open Data Camp 5 in Belfast, alongside the team
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Dec
10
LeWeb: Tim Berners-Lee and the societal impact of the web

LeWeb: Tim Berners-Lee and the societal impact of the web

The inventor of the web has some serious concerns about its future — and some amazing tales about its past.
5 min read
Apr
20
Laura James on Open Data, Source and Knowledge

Laura James on Open Data, Source and Knowledge

Dr Laura James, foundation coordinator of the Open Knowledge Foundation What is open data? asks Dr James. They have the
2 min read
Apr
20

The Open Ordnance Survey: lessons learned

Ian Holt, senior developer programme manager at Ordnance Survey Two years ago the OS was asked to release mapping data
2 min read
Apr
20

Emer Coleman: the challenges of managing open data projects

Emer Coleman, Deputy Director of Digital Engagement at the Government Digital Service Some reflections from her experience in building the
1 min read
Apr
20

Lean Doody and open data in the smart city

Lean Doody, associate at Arup 10 years ago she did a masters at LSE  – then the only talk about IT
3 min read
Apr
20
The UK's cultural heritage as digital public space

The UK's cultural heritage as digital public space

Liveblogged notes from sessions at the Open Data Cities Conference
4 min read
Apr
20

Tom Steinberg: how to open the data people actually want

Tom Steinberg, founder and director of mySociety mySociety is a charitable enterprise that exists to make people more powerful by
3 min read
Apr
20

Jonathan Carr-West on open data as our new fields of exchange

Jonathan Carr-West, director of Local Government Information Unit How do we deal with the financial crisis? With climate change?  How
2 min read
Apr
20

Leigh Dodds on rebuilding cities after the data fire

Leigh Dodds, chief technology officer of Kasabi Leigh is talking about the foundations of digital cities. But he’s starting
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