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Slides presented at the City of Edmonton's Open Data workshop in November 2009.

Slides presented at the City of Edmonton's Open Data workshop in November 2009.

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City of Edmonton Open Data Workshop Presentation Transcript

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