Big and Open Data – The Role of Cities

Parallel Sessions Thursday September 28th 11:00-12:30

Cities have an important role in the further development of Big & Open Data. But how can they give back the city data to the people and make sure it stays public? And should they?

This session includes experts from several Nordic cities and organisations, who will discuss examples on how to deal with the different challenges and opportunities concerning open data and cities.

Co-organised by: Open & Agile Smart City
Session Chair: Davor Meersman, General Manager, OASC and City of Things Lead, imec
Conference Room: Mastrafjorden A

11:00-12:30

Big and Open Data

Matti Saastamoinen, Development Manager, Business Tampere
Line Gerstrand Knive, Smart City Co-ordinator for the City of Aarhus

Big and Open data - The Role of Cities

Davor Meersman
General Manager, OASC and City of Things Lead, imec

City Collaboration on Open Data - Experiences from Finland

Matti Saastamoinen
Development Manager, Business Tampere

How the Nordics can punch above their weight and become a driving force in smart city development world-wide

Gard Jenssen
Gard Jenssen, Co-founder of Smart Cities Norway

Open Data Denmark - Creating a Market for Open Data in Denmark

Line Gerstrand Knive
Smart City Co-ordinator for the City of Aarhus