Beyond the open map<br />Digikring Amsterdam<br />Open data forgovernment<br />April 14th, 2011<br />
A world opening up<br />Open Innovation<br />
στρατηγός<br />Geographic Thinker<br />
Sometimes you can discover amazing details<br />from a large distance<br />Jw<br />
http://www.flickr.com/photos/chandos/403727926/ <br />
“A boundery is notthat at whichsomething stops but, <br />as the Greeksrecognized, the boundery is thatfromwhichsomething<...
Saxton’s map of Derbyshire, 1579<br />Rivers, bridges, <br />noroads. <br />
Most scientific cartography<br /> is concerned with <br />the dissemination of<br />spatialknowledge.<br />The Look of Map...
A map is the simplest, most elegant and informative way of<br />presenting data which vary across a surface.<br />Margeris...
Raw data now!<br />SirTim-Berners Lee<br />
“authoritative”<br />
“authoritative”<br />The power of community<br />
Esri  <br />Invites the world to sharegeographic data<br />Offers aninfrastructureforwebs & apps<br />Data ownership is no...
open geo data is<br /> (way) beyond<br />publishing maps<br />
Beyond the open map<br />@jwvaneck<br />Digikring, Groot Amsterdam<br />Open data forgovernment<br />April 14th, 2011<br />
Howit’s made<br />Thinking, research, conversations<br />Ebsco and scholar.google.com<br />Serendipity at the library<br /...
Credits<br />HadrianswallbyChandos<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/chandos/403727926<br />Websites VOC Kenniscentrum, Wi...
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  • Open data is a part of a larger trend. Open seems to be the trend of trends.
  • Strategy and bordersNew and oldroadsThe open map
  • http://www.geschiedeniszeeland.nl/themas/vechtendzeeland/luchtwachttoren/I wasannounced as ‘strategist’ , explainwhatthat was – in ancientGreece.
  • These are aerialobservationstowers. “oldstrategy”
  • http://www.geschiedeniszeeland.nl/themas/vechtendzeeland/luchtwachttoren/
  • River Vecht, Limes, the border of the Roman Empire
  • Pantheon, (re)buildbyHadrianus
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/chandos/403727926/ HadriuswallAllthoughcartographs live ‘from borders’, the Romans didnotseethem as veryrigid.
  • Casey,BetweenGeography and Philosophy” What Does ItMeans to Be in the Place-World, 2001, Anals of Association the AmericaGeographers. ItalicsbyCasey.
  • Strategy is not about rigid plans, but about flexibility within poreusbounderies. The boundary of the firm is more like the Romans saw the Limes.
  • Thenewamphitheater! “new” is suspicious.
  • Mapsforexploration (business) by the firstpubliclytradedcompany.
  • Maps ,drivenby military needs
  • DERBYS: GENERAL MAP:Saxton/Hole.V.Decorative.c16x13.NC.(Universi.)Includesparts of Lancashire.Chestershire.Staffordshire.Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire.http://www.antiquemapsandprints.com/scans/SCANS18.htmFrom “Earlychart succes” http://www.amazon.co.uk/Exploring-History-Around-Derbyshire-Richard/dp/1859837050Whopays the mapman?
  • The Look of Maps, Robinson, 1952
  • Publishadmin data, fine.
  • Usegraphics, great.
  • Getrealinsightwithmaps!
  • When is a map a map?
  • http://playfoursquare.s3.amazonaws.com/infographic/foursquare_checkin_map.pngIs it a map, whomakesit and what does ittellus?
  • Thematic data fromcitizens sensors
  • http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn19200-twitter-mood-maps-reveal-emotional-states-of-america.html300Mtweetsanalyst. Is itjustanothersource?
  • Computers and the renaissance of cartography, Margerison, 1976,
  • Watch the open data space, e.g. belovedAustria.
  • http://www.ted.com/talks/tim_berners_lee_on_the_next_web.htmlIprefer the simpleapproach. Maybe a sandwhichapproach?
  • UKreply to “free the data”
  • Spanishreply to “Free the data”
  • Esri’scontribution
  • Testingpurposesonly
  • Pleasenote the nicecartographyhere
  • Note the variation in tree size and the aerial image
  • Detail road data (seeroadmarkings)
  • OpenStreetMap as a greatcrowdsourcedexample, premier example of the power of community (and the love of maps).
  • Sampleapps
  • http://www.apps4ottawa.ca/en/ideasIt is important to have lots of ideas. Itincreases the chance the find the oneideaswhichwill “win”.
  • Myfavapp
  • I readthatsomewhere,but do norecallwhere… sorry!Opening up the geo data is great, pleaseconsiderthere is more needed to enablegreat (m)apps.
  • Transcript of "Beyond The Open Map"

    1. 1. Beyond the open map<br />Digikring Amsterdam<br />Open data forgovernment<br />April 14th, 2011<br />
    2. 2. A world opening up<br />Open Innovation<br />
    3. 3.
    4. 4. στρατηγός<br />Geographic Thinker<br />
    5. 5.
    6. 6.
    7. 7. Sometimes you can discover amazing details<br />from a large distance<br />Jw<br />
    8. 8.
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    10. 10. http://www.flickr.com/photos/chandos/403727926/ <br />
    11. 11. “A boundery is notthat at whichsomething stops but, <br />as the Greeksrecognized, the boundery is thatfromwhichsomething<br />beginsitspresencing.” <br />Casey, 2001, naar Heidigger<br />
    12. 12.
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    15. 15.
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    17. 17. Saxton’s map of Derbyshire, 1579<br />Rivers, bridges, <br />noroads. <br />
    18. 18. Most scientific cartography<br /> is concerned with <br />the dissemination of<br />spatialknowledge.<br />The Look of Maps, Robinson, 1952<br />
    19. 19.
    20. 20.
    21. 21.
    22. 22.
    23. 23.
    24. 24.
    25. 25.
    26. 26.
    27. 27. A map is the simplest, most elegant and informative way of<br />presenting data which vary across a surface.<br />Margerison, 1976<br />
    28. 28.
    29. 29. Raw data now!<br />SirTim-Berners Lee<br />
    30. 30.
    31. 31.
    32. 32.
    33. 33.
    34. 34.
    35. 35.
    36. 36. “authoritative”<br />
    37. 37. “authoritative”<br />The power of community<br />
    38. 38.
    39. 39.
    40. 40.
    41. 41. Esri <br />Invites the world to sharegeographic data<br />Offers aninfrastructureforwebs & apps<br />Data ownership is notchanged<br />Enable & supprt the geoecosystem<br />
    42. 42.
    43. 43. open geo data is<br /> (way) beyond<br />publishing maps<br />
    44. 44. Beyond the open map<br />@jwvaneck<br />Digikring, Groot Amsterdam<br />Open data forgovernment<br />April 14th, 2011<br />
    45. 45. Howit’s made<br />Thinking, research, conversations<br />Ebsco and scholar.google.com<br />Serendipity at the library<br />No peer preview this time, notgood…<br />Tools: paper, Xmind, PowerPoint, Slideshare, LinkedIn, Wordpress, Twitter<br />
    46. 46. Credits<br />HadrianswallbyChandos<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/chandos/403727926<br />Websites VOC Kenniscentrum, WieWatWaar, Geschiedenis Zeeland<br />www.recovery.org, www.arcgis.com<br />Images byJw, will post onrequest at Flickr<br />

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