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Open data with public transport at GentM

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Open data with public transport at GentM

  1. 1. Open data bij openbaar vervoer @pietercolpaert - @iRail iRail vzw
  2. 2. How do you get 100% more people using public transport in 2025?
  3. 3. I have an idea
  4. 4. your ideas are worthless, we need your vision
  5. 5. The most successful visions start with frustrationThe iRail-team in February 2011
  6. 6. Our frustrations● no multi-modal route planning
  7. 7. No (good) routeplanning
  8. 8. Our frustrations● no multi-modal ● commuting is route planning boring
  9. 9. Our frustrations● no multi-modal ● commuting is route planning boring● too little information
  10. 10. Our frustrations● no multi-modal ● commuting is route planning boring● too little ● no tools for information using data
  11. 11. Our vision● Open data If the information isnt right, your app is useless
  12. 12. Our vision● Open data ● Open source
  13. 13. Our vision● Open data ● Open source● Transparency
  14. 14. Our vision● Open data ● Open source● Transparency ● KISS information ● api.iRail.be
  15. 15. Our ideas (So far) x<
  16. 16. Our ideas (so far)● BeTrains.com (7 platforms)● iRail.be● maps.iRail.be● BeTrains shorcuts (android)● @railtweet● #stationbattle● liveboards.iRail.be● …
  17. 17. Our future ideas● Social++ ● Companies++ Check in on a vehicle Countries++ ● ● ● Let your friends know what time you arrive● Fun++ ● Your input? ● augmented reality
  18. 18. FAQ● Are iRail and NMBS working together?● Is working at/with iRail legal?● Where do you get the data?
  19. 19. Thank you Q,A&D@pietercolpaert - @iRail CC By-SA
  20. 20. Credits● Photo1: http://www.flickr.com/photos/araswami/26056● Photo2: http://www.flickr.com/photos/bmente

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