Tag: open data

Recap: Open Data Day 2015- Washington DC

February may be the shortest month of the year, but for Open Data enthusiasts around the world, February holds our biggest hopes and offers signs of a burgeoning international movement. On Open Data Day (Feb 21) almost 200 global locations (browse¬†#OpenDataDay for a flavor) held events celebrating Open Data through skills-building, networking, and use to […]

Reflections on Four Years of Open Data

It has been a pleasure working on “open data” at the World Bank the past four years. Open data brought together many of my professional and personal interests including data, technology, transparency, citizen engagement, social good, and innovation. In fact, despite experiencing both boundless potential and disappointing limitations, I am even more passionate about both […]