Piemonte – regional dimension of PSI multidisciplinary research nexa.polito.it seed money from Regional Gov. evpsi.org University, Polytechnic, Fondazione Rosselli (private research foundation) international links Creative Commons Open Knowledge Foundation communiaproject.eu lapsiproject.eu policy support ➔ dati.piemonte.it
CC0 as default solution, with 2 minor issues... …absence of official Italian version ↔ “kind of dual licensing” as workaround do whatever you want or/thatis receive the data under CC0 +…added statement about ownership of rights be sure that the government is the only rightholder direct application of CC0 to all datasets already available online
flexible guidelines if you deviate, they just ask you to explain why CC BY as only applied exception (1.5 years) when effort in making dataset was significant
case study (past situation): “transaction costs” 50,000 € = yearly revenues from geodata cost = 1 full time person + meetings, etc.