Open Data<br />#yegdata<br />
What is data?<br />Ones and zeroes!<br />Databases, XML files, structured data<br />Word documents, PDFs, unstructured dat...
What is open?<br />Freedom to use the data<br />Share and redistribute<br />Remix culture! Mash it up!<br />Improve the da...
What is open data?<br />Digital files in an open/standard format meant for computer applications<br />KML<br />CSV<br />TX...
What is open data?<br />Engagement<br />Empowerment<br />Transparency<br />Innovation<br />Economic Development<br />Effic...
http://opendefinition.org<br />A piece of knowledge is open if you are free to use, reuse, and redistribute it<br />
cities that think like the web<br />Open<br />Participatory<br />Useful<br />Mashable<br />
#yegdata<br />Let’s learn from those who came before us.<br />
http://thinkliketheweb.org<br />
#YEGDATA<br />Mash it up and win prizes.<br />
Don’t Tell Apple.<br />There’s an app for that.<br />
#yegdata<br />It’s our turn.<br />
#yegdata<br />Have fun! Build something cool.<br />
Principles of Open Data<br />Something to discuss today!<br />Free<br />Permissive Licensing<br />Open Standards<br />Plen...
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City of Edmonton Open Data Workshop

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City of Edmonton Open Data Workshop

  1. 1. Open Data<br />#yegdata<br />
  2. 2. What is data?<br />Ones and zeroes!<br />Databases, XML files, structured data<br />Word documents, PDFs, unstructured data<br />Filing cabinets<br />Archives<br />Metadata<br />
  3. 3. What is open?<br />Freedom to use the data<br />Share and redistribute<br />Remix culture! Mash it up!<br />Improve the data and contribute more<br />
  4. 4. What is open data?<br />Digital files in an open/standard format meant for computer applications<br />KML<br />CSV<br />TXT<br />XML<br />GTFS<br />
  5. 5. What is open data?<br />Engagement<br />Empowerment<br />Transparency<br />Innovation<br />Economic Development<br />Efficiency/cost-savings<br />
  6. 6. http://opendefinition.org<br />A piece of knowledge is open if you are free to use, reuse, and redistribute it<br />
  7. 7. cities that think like the web<br />Open<br />Participatory<br />Useful<br />Mashable<br />
  8. 8. #yegdata<br />Let’s learn from those who came before us.<br />
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  10. 10. http://thinkliketheweb.org<br />
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  15. 15. #YEGDATA<br />Mash it up and win prizes.<br />
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  19. 19. Don’t Tell Apple.<br />There’s an app for that.<br />
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  25. 25. #yegdata<br />It’s our turn.<br />
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  28. 28. #yegdata<br />Have fun! Build something cool.<br />
  29. 29. Principles of Open Data<br />Something to discuss today!<br />Free<br />Permissive Licensing<br />Open Standards<br />Plentiful Data<br />Timely Access<br />
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