Open Geodata, DIT, December 2010

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Slides from presentation to students undertaking the MSc in Spatial Data Management at DIT Bolton St. in Ireland. Presentation given by Richard Cantwell, 10th December 2010.

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Open Geodata, DIT, December 2010

  1. 1. Open GeoData: And overview and practical introduction Richard Cantwell Principal www.geographic.ie [email_address] twitter.com/GeoGraphicIE
  2. 2. Open GeoData: And overview and practical introduction Richard Cantwell Senior GIS Consultant www.gamma.ie [email_address]
  3. 3. Cartography.. Spatial Data.. GIS.. all changing. http://www.axismaps.com/typographic.php
  4. 4. Open Knowledge: “ A piece of content or data is open if you are free to use, reuse, and redistribute it - subject only, at most, to the requirement to attribute and share-alike.” http://www.opendefinition.org/ What is Open? http://flic.kr/p/7Aqgs5
  5. 5. Publish data in web-standard format (that means XML, not PDF, XLS, DOC...) Standards: INSPIRE, W3C, OGC. Community: Plug into existing, attract new userbase. Build it, Publicise it, Use it and they will come.. All dependent on Open Data & Standards http://richard.cyganiak.de/2007/10/lod/
  6. 6. New ways of visualising and exploring data http://www.flickr.com/photos/walkingsf/4982034696/
  7. 7. New sources of GeoData http://www.flickr.com/photos/walkingsf/4672160490
  8. 8. New methods of extracting GeoData http://www.cartogrammar.com/blog/flickr-as-a-paintbrush/
  9. 9. Social Networks – a rich source www.weeplaces.com
  10. 10. Open Data http://www.oobrien.com/vis/bikes/
  11. 11. New Geographies http://www.casa.ucl.ac.uk/urbantick/maps/london_ncl_100628.html
  12. 12. New Technologies http://prettymaps.stamen.com/
  13. 13. Augmented Reality Browser http://www.walkspace.org/namaland/
  14. 14. Creative Commons Licenses http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creative_Commons_licenses
  15. 15. Web Mapping – Current Licenses in use http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_web_map_services *
  16. 16. Data vs API
  17. 17. Huge changes in the UK http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/opendata/
  18. 18. Free government data isn't necessarily the answer http://www.slideshare.net/pmbatty/geodata-creationpast-present-and-future
  19. 19. Free government data isn't necessarily the answer http://www.slideshare.net/pmbatty/geodata-creationpast-present-and-future
  20. 20. Web Mapping http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/opendata/
  21. 21. Pre rendered tiles AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML) Open API's Rapid development Key Innovations http://flic.kr/p/6xM7Ej
  22. 22. OSi Data http://maps.osi.ie/publicviewer/
  23. 23. SRTM http://srtm.csi.cgiar.org/
  24. 24. Geonames http://www.geonames.org/
  25. 25. Geonames http://www.geonames.org/
  26. 26. Landsat http://zulu.ssc.nasa.gov/mrsid/mrsid.pl
  27. 27. Local Authorities beginning to embrace Open Data http://data.fingal.ie/
  28. 28. Local Authorities beginning to embrace Open Data http://www.dublin.ie/maps/
  29. 29. Building blocks being put in place http://ie.ckan.net/
  30. 30. http://labs.geofabrik.de/history OpenStreetMap
  31. 31. Large Community, Rapid Growth http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Stats
  32. 32. Frequent Updates http://www.itoworld.com/static/osm_mapper.html
  33. 33. www.osm-wms.de Services & Capabilities Expanding
  34. 34. Vector Data - Cartography http://maps.cloudmade.com/editor
  35. 35. Custom POI Maps http://www.lenz-online.de/cgi-bin/osm/osmpoinit.pl
  36. 36. OpenIrishMap http://www.technomancy.org/openirishmap/
  37. 37. Timeliness http://www.openstreetmap.org
  38. 38. Haiti OSM 11 th Jan 2010 http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikel_maron/4274264767/
  39. 39. Haiti OSM 14 th Jan 2010 http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikel_maron/4274264771
  40. 40. http://walking-papers.org GPS Mapping – on Paper
  41. 41. Irish Use Example
  42. 42. OSM in 3D http://www.osm-3d.org
  43. 45. Open Source Geo Software http://www.osgeo.org/
  44. 46. Open Source Geo Services http://www.geocommons.com
  45. 47. OpenStreetMap Data & Services http://www.geofabrik.de
  46. 48. OpenStreetMap Data & Services http://www.cloudmade.com
  47. 49. Online Reading opengeodata.org www.vicchi.org povesham.wordpress.com groups.google.com/group/open-data-ireland www.spatiallyadjusted.com www.edparsons.com geothought.blogspot.com knowwhereconsulting.co.uk/giscussions oliverobrien.co.uk mike.teczno.com www.geographic.ie http://flic.kr/p/z6hK
  48. 50. Break Time. Second Session is a hands-on practical using Potlatch 2 to edit the OpenStreetMap Database http://flic.kr/p/4PFsFb
  49. 51. www.GeoGraphic.ie

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