22 February 2012
Open Data: Powering the Information Age
Nigel Shadbolt FREng, Professor of Artificial Intelligence at the University of Southampton, in conversation with Dr Roger Highfield
Keywords: Open Data Institute, open source, public sector transparency, Tim Berners Lee, Roger Highfield, public health, google labs, search term modelling, epidemiology, flickr, geotagging, open streetmap, crowdsourcing, creative commons, data.gov, postcode data, EPSRC, integrated data, location-based data, street crime map, linked web of data, semantic web, open license, structured data, persistent data, URI, Nigel Shadbolt FREng, Technology Visionaries lecture series
Data is at the heart of our digital society. Professor Sir Nigel Shadbolt demonstrates that data is a vital infrastructure - for individuals, organisations and nation states - that needs to be engineered, curated and cared for.
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