Spice Up Your City: Add OpenGov
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5

Spice Up Your City: Add OpenGov



My talk at Cognitive Cities in Berlin, on using open government for improving cities.

My talk at Cognitive Cities in Berlin, on using open government for improving cities.



Total Views
Views on SlideShare
Embed Views



14 Embeds 780

http://www.zylstra.org 519
http://zylstra.org 161
http://conference.cognitivecities.com 34
http://paper.li 24
http://citygovapp.wordpress.com 13
http://blog.zylstra.org 12
http://ton.soup.io 5
http://journal.olishaw.com 4
http://twitter.com 3
http://webcache.googleusercontent.com 1
http://www.google.com 1
http://theoldreader.com 1
http://translate.googleusercontent.com 1
http://postto.wordpress.com 1



Upload Details

Uploaded via as Adobe PDF

Usage Rights

CC Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs LicenseCC Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs LicenseCC Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Spice Up Your City: Add OpenGov Spice Up Your City: Add OpenGov Presentation Transcript

  • tonzijlstra.euknowledge work, learning, social mediaSpice Up Your City: Just Add OpenGov Cognitive Cities, Berlin, 26 February 2011
  • Sensemaking Complexity Networked life, networked Networked Living work, networked learning Open Government DataFabLabs Community of Practice Informal learning
  • Cities
  • Complex Adaptive Systems
  • “Berlin is a pulsing, exciting city with so manyvaried and distinctive neighborhoods, iconichistory all around, great food at all levels andfrom every corner of the world ... an excellentplace to set up camp and make a greatrecord.” (R.E.M. in Rolling Stone, July 2010) Cities Are Serendipity Hubs
  • Networked life, networkedwork, networked learning Open Government
  • Min BZK For Sake of Transparencyhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/piet_musterd/3856928872/
  • Networked life, networked work, networked learning Digital Disruption Wave Disruption Wavehttp://www.flickr.com/photos/73416633@N00/
  • Networked life, networkedwork, networked learningParticipation + Open Data Open Government
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/vredeseilanden/3646968183/ Networked life, networked work, networked talking Participation as learning Participation As Talking
  • Networked life, networkedwork, networked= life Participation learning Participation As Life
  • Urban Farminghttp://www.flickr.com/photos/28633851@N05/
  • Networked life, networkedwork, networked learning Open Gov Data Open Gov Data
  • Untapped Abundance
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/walkingsf/4671578001/Big Data = Different
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/docjohnboy/4106899304/EU PSI Directive
  • Open StandardsnetworkedNetworked life, / Machinework, networkedstrings Readable / No learning
  • Data is object of socialityNetworked life, networked forwork, networked learning Participation
  • Participationlife, networked Networked is path to Data use work, networked learning
  • Tim DaviesNetworked life, networked “It takes a socialwork, networked learning infrastructure”
  • Government as Platform what data from other dept. needed? what to offer? questions Politicians Civil Servants Networked life, networked what data do citizens need to work, networked learning(privacy, org interest, unfair help gov or take on tasks? info advantages to solve) what data, what form? what skills, literacy, attitude, E do citizens need? solutions Organisations Citizens what data makes relationship possible?
  • Data feeds Participation Networked life, networkedParticipation creates Data use work, networked learning
  • Most visible in our immediate enviro: our city, feed serendipity, intervene in Networked life, networked complex enviro work, networked learning Right Where You Live
  • Networked life, eat safe to networkedwork, networked learning Safe to Eat
  • Networked life, networked fix my streetwork, networked learning ‘Fix My Street’
  • Networked life, networked frankfurt gestaltenwork, networked learning Frankfurt Gestalten
  • Networked life, networked Don’t Do Flat Stuffwork, networked learning
  • simple gmap plot:Networked life, networked songfestivalwork, networked learning ‘Flat’ Mapping
  • Networked life, networked useless datavizwork, networked learning Meaningless Data Visualization
  • http://www.nationalgeographic.com/resources/ngo/education/ideas912/912choleraho3.htmlLet’s All Be Doctor Snow
  • Networked life, networked But why stop there?work, networked learning
  • Networked life, networkedwork, networked learning Add Your Data: Geluidsnet
  • Add Your Data: Pachube.com
  • Networked of t klopt Kijk life, networkedwork, networked learningYour and Corporate Data: Kijk of ‘t Klopt
  • Networked life, networked But why stop there?work, networked learning
  • Use data to activate, not just Networked life, networked to inform work, networked learning
  • Pollution Alert
  • Networked life, networked Findtoiletwork, networked learning Find A Toilet
  • Networked life, networked But why stop there?work, networked learning
  • Networked life, electronicsArduino smart networkedwork, networked learning Build Sensors And Actuators
  • Build Devices in FabLabs
  • Data as Probes Networked life, networkedMeasurement Is Intervention work, networked learning Towards Local Resilience
  • data in contex of action has Networked life, networked city as perfect platform work, networked learningData in Context of Participation: City Perfect Platform
  • Your Knowledge of the Problem LeadingNetworked life, networkedwork, networked learning Coding, Data Skills as Literacy
  • Actief uitnodigend Challenge and Invitationhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/dhammza/492882480/
  • Find Your Problem
  • what data is relevant / exists, Networked life, networked what to measure work, networked learning Find Your Data Needs
  • know the gov does not exist. Networkedcivil servant find 1 life, networked work, networked learning The Government: Find 1 Civil Servant
  • Networked life, networked Build.work, networked learning Build, In Context
  • Make it real, Make it count
  • tonzijlstra.eu knowledge work, learning, social media CreditsAll photos: Ton Zijlstra, by nc saExcept where mentioned on the photo.Slides: http://slideshare.net/tonzijlstraBlog: http://zylstra.org/blogContact: ton@tonzijlstra.euSkype: ton_zylstra