Friday lunchtime lecture: Will open data give citizens super powers?
Friday 24 May 2013, 1:00pm - 1:00pm
Open Data Institute, 65 Clifton Street, London, EC2A 4JE
Sometimes it sounds like open data will give us all super powers. Do the forces of transparency & accountability rank alongside invulnerability & X-ray vision? Or are there other, more day-to-day capacities that citizens need before they can unlock the potential of open data to change the world?"
Dan McQuillan, co-founder of Social Innovation Camp and lecturer in Creative & Social Computing at Goldsmith's, explored these issues and more.