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Carlos Sanchez - The Data Republic - WebCongress Barcelona 2012


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Carlos Sanchez - The Data Republic -Las oportunidades de negocio del open data - WebCongress Barcelona 2012

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Carlos Sanchez - The Data Republic - WebCongress Barcelona 2012

  1. 1. Business opportunities of Open DataCiudades y Open Data: nuevos retos 14 de junio de 2012 Carlos Sánchez The Data Republic
  2. 2. We are... Data recyclersWe transform data into value
  3. 3. We will not talk just open data, also we’lltalk about ‘public data’……and we won’t make philosophy ... we are engineers 
  4. 4. But, let’s see what Open Data is
  5. 5. Encyclopedia Britannica Wikipedia:Open data is the idea that certain datashould be freely available to everyone to use and republish as they wish, without restrictions from copyright, patents or other mechanisms of control.
  6. 6. What Open Data is today? Classification/Aggregation of information Transparency of governments ...and a political issue
  7. 7. Disappointing? Are compromised data being opened?http://datos.gob.es
  8. 8. Is this all the information about the‘Bicing’ public servicethat can be published? Yesterday, the Bicing was used 57,000 times...
  9. 9. Data formats .xls .txt .csv .rdf .html!!! (3 exclamations) .pdf!!!!!! (6 exclamations) Where are the APIs?
  10. 10. For now, to us all this seems very boring... …it is politics
  11. 11. The future the city as data generator businesses as data generator citizens as data generators without intermediaries raw data
  12. 12. But here are some examples Necessary, useful, nice, funny But... profit-making?
  13. 13. Business oportunities of open data not easy There are opportunitiesin the development of the platforms… …but crisis, but ROI
  14. 14. Some examples hardest thing is making business withthe opened data... therefore... Public data
  15. 15. Public Data Any information accessible viaInternet by anyone: social networks, product catalogs, e-Commerce, Internet of things, etc.
  16. 16. All of us generate public information the social media boom
  17. 17. Every 60 seconds in social media
  18. 18. This is less boring lots of data no politics APIs
  19. 19. Is this legal? NO to zip and sell dataYES to ‘recycling’ data into value
  20. 20. Some of our experiences Recycling data Using third-party data Opening customers own dataMonitoring yourself and your competition
  21. 21. To finish…concepts to consider that go together: API Smart Cities Open Data Big Data Infographics
  22. 22. …and let us give you a tipShare your data
  23. 23. Thanksyou can find us at