Wat is Open Data• Open data is data die door iedereen vrij gebruikt, hergebruik en verspreid mag worden• Dat betekent geen juridische of ﬁnanciële beperkingen• Hooguit mag naamsvermelding gevraagd worden• Of de vraag de bewerking van de data onder gelijke voorwaarden te delen• Waarom? Dit maakt het mixen van datasets mogelijk (interoperabiliteit)
Waarom Open Data• Transparante en democratische overheid• Burgerparticipatie• Empowerment van burgers• Ontstaan van nieuwe diensten en producten• Stimuleren van innovatie• Efﬁciëntere services van de overheid• Vergroten van effectiviteit van de overheid• Nieuwe kennis over dataset combinaties en patronen
Quotes• ‘There will be an increase in government information, becoming ever more accessible’ - Minister Donner, launch of data.overheid.nl, september 2011• ‘We can make information accesible for free more often’ ‘This enables smart entrepeneurs to create new markets’ - Minister Verhagen, announcement national satelite images databank, oktober 2011• ‘We will be working with stakeholders on guidelines for licensing open government data: and on a pan-European portal as a single point of access to all such data’ - Vice president of European Commission, Neelie Kroes, februari 2012
• Data in meest ruwe vorm• Zo compleet mogelijk• Machine leesbaar, open standaarden• Tijdigheid• Contactgegevens• Beschrijving en uitleg• File of API
Motivatie? De wedstrijd is een showcase voor mijn werk en mezelf Praten met beleidsmakers geeft me inspiratie voor appsBehoefte naar bepaalde diensten in mijn eigen leven Uitbreiden van netwerk door deelname aan eventsIk kreeg het idee tijdens een ‘hackathon’ coding event Ervaring opdoen met datasets Hobbyisme, mijn creativiteit kwijt kunnen Kans om een bestaande app te verrijken met nieuwe data Meer inzicht en invloed op de overheid Onderdeel zijn van de wereldwijze ‘apps’ community Nieuwsgierigheid naar de datasets
Amsterdam AnalyticsCity: Amsterdamwww.amsterdamanalytics.nlAmsterdam Analytics shows on a map viewthe dynamic of trafﬁc ﬂow in the city ofAmsterdam. Cameras in the city monitorthe trafﬁc , where it comes from, where itis going. The routes most active drivers inthe city (probably busses and taxis) can beviewed, giving insight in the mobility ofAmsterdam.
Open SpendingCurrently data on 25 countries throughoutthe worldwww.openspending.orgOpen Spending is about Mapping theMoney. The aim is to track every (public)government and corporate ﬁnancialtransaction across the world and present itin useful and engaging forms for everyone.Were exploring, structuring and mappingout different kinds of public ﬁnance fromall around the world - state budgets,spending reports, grants and subsidy data.The goal is to create an interactive platformsimilar to OpenStreetMap: its your localgovernment spend.
OCO ScholenzoekerCity: Amsterdamwww.onderwijsconsument.nl/ocoscholenThe OCO-scholenzoeker is a useful app foranybody trying to ﬁnd a school inAmsterdam. It gives the user different searchcriteria, like type of school, level, educationalprinciples, distance, size of school etc. Usinga map interface the information is displayedin a clear manner. Also parents (and children)can give their evaluations about the schoolusing a rating system.
SolaAvailable for the Netherlandswww.solidlinks.nl/ios/solaSolar energy from your own roof is a hottopic. Durable energy for the future isimportant. But not cheap. Does it pay off toput solar panels on your roof? Which roof isthe best? How much energy would theyproduce? Are any subsidies available? Solashows the consumer how much he can save inenergy costs by installing solar cells. Simplyplace your phone on your roof and Solacalculates the incline, angle and sun hoursand possible subsidies you can receive.
BikesharemapAvailable for over 30 cities worldwidewww.bikes.oobrien.comShowing the current state of bike sharesystems in over 30 cities around the world -from London to Barcelona, from Bordeaux toVienna from and Washington DC toMelbourne. This application will make thedifference between arriving late and stressedor calm and composed after cycling into workby the river.
Nomen est OmenAvailable in Finlandwww.nomenestomen.infoNomen est Omen allows the user to analysethe commonness, origin and social status ofFinnish surnames. This application utilizes awide range of public data sources, and using itis easy.
E11Available in Germanywww.e11map.deDifferent sources of energy throughoutGermany are shown in the E11 map. With thediscussion on nuclear energy being anongoing issue, this map shows citizens wheretheir power comes from and gives them theknowledge to make an informed decision.
Live LondonUndergroundCity: Londonwww.traintimes.org.uk/map/tube/The app plots the current positions of allLondon Underground trains on a map, andupdates the map in real time. It provides astunning visualisation of the sheer amountgoing on in the Underground network, theconstant movement, and a great overview ofone of the most famous transport networks inthe world. It also provides great interestwhen compared to Harry Becks iconic TubeMap, by showing the networks geographicnature.
Open Elm ProjectAvailable in the UKwww.openelm.org.imThe Open Elm Project is an Isle of Man basedpublic crowdsourcing project to enable thepublic to contribute valuable data on thelocation an health of the Islands elm trees.Between 1968 and 1988 England lost 75% ofits elms, and even though Dutch Elm Diseasehas reached the Isle of Man, effective controlhas meant that we have lost less than 1% ofour elms. However, we need your help toensure it stays under control.
Adopt a HydrantCity: Boston, USAwww.adoptahydrant.orgDuring the winter, storms often hide ﬁrehydrants under piles of snow making themimpossible to ﬁnd quickly. Once they arefound, ﬁre ﬁghters must spend preciousminutes shoveling out hydrants before theycan starting putting out the ﬁre. The Adopta Hydrant application was designed tocoordinate the effort of citizens to help, toensure that every hydrant in the city has a“parent” to care for it.
Citizen ConnectCity: Bostonwww.cityofboston.gov/doit/apps/citizensconnect.aspCitizens Connect is the City of Bostonsaward-winning effort to empower Bostonresidents to be the Citys "eyes and ears"throughout our neighborhoods. Through thisprogram, you can now use your mobile phonein ﬁve different ways to alert the City ofBoston to neighborhood issues such aspotholes and grafﬁti.
BuitenBeterCity: Eindhoven, Tilburg, Haarlem, Zeewolde,Huizen, Schiedamwww.buitenbeter.nlThere are many problems in streets andneighborhoods that can be spotted bycitizens. Like a broken streetlight, a dirty busstop, or garbage that has been dumped.BuitenBeter gives them the opportunity toreport the problem using their smartphone.And helps the city to create a clean, safe andhealthy living environment.
Illegal Dump SiteAvailable in Sloveniawww.register.ocistimo.siApplication recording of illegal dump sitelocations, managing the logistics for theirﬁeld data collection and cleanup. By exposingthe locations of illegal dump sites, people canforce responsible institutions to clean thedata Government - it can use these data tomanage the process of illegal dump sitescleanups, to educate the public and topenalize the violations of the law.
MapyHazarduAvailable in Czech Republicwww.mapyhazardu.czMapyHazardu is a crowdsourcing platformshowing open data on the location of publicbuildings and asking citizens to map thelocation of gambling slot machines. Withinthe Czech Republic these slot machines arenot allowed within 100 meters from publicbuildings. The application uses the helpfulinformation of citizens to help law ofﬁcials toenforce the law.
Makkie KlauweCity: Amsterdamwww.bramfritz.nl/makkieklauweThis demo app confronts citizens with thesafety of their own property. The apps showsthieves where in the city they can best stealspeciﬁc items. Combining data on incomenumbers and charges being pressed per area
Real Time CongressAvailable for the USAwww.realtimecongress.orgReal Time Congress puts the U.S. legislativeprocess at your ﬁngertips. Have key updates,schedules, and key policy documentsdelivered to your iPhone the moment theyare released by Congress and the WhiteHouse.
Politiek InzichtAvailable in the Netherlandwww.ZNasichDani.skThe app Political Insight shows what thepoliticians of the dutch parliament are sayingby showing word clouds of the most importantwords said (per period) per politician.Politicians talk a lot. It is often hard to keeptrack of opinions and discussions in theparliament. Our visualization makes it crystalclear what the politicians most importanttopics are. Also, it gives a good representationof how the seats of the current politicians aredistributed in the parliament (who sits where).
PolitwoopsAvailable in the Netherlandswww.politwoops.nlPolitwoops saves deleted twitter messages frompoliticians. This tools follows about 2200politicians in the Netherlands and not onlypromotes transparency, but also shows that thememory of internet is extremely strong. Evenafter you remove something, it often can still befound. Politwoops has received much interestfrom the international community which hasresulted in similar initiatives being startedthroughout the world.
Agent 34Available in the Netherlandswww.agent34.nlAgent 34 gives citizens a tool to ﬁnd out ifthey have been part of any secretinvestigations by the Dutch Secret Service.The site is currently a demo, but promises toprovide this information in a safe way,according to the the article 34 of the law onnotiﬁcation, so citizens can see if they havebeen bugged or otherwise investigated.
Open Data Platform• www.amsterdamopendata.nl• CKAN• Open Source oplossing• Fraunhofer Instituut Berlijn