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Open Data, Cities & Transport

Open Data, Cities & Transport

How unlocking data can deliver efficiency gains and personalise service

27 Jun 2012
** Last chance to book **

Sponsored by ITO World and Trapeze

Following our highly successful sold-out conference in 2011, Landor LINKS are presenting a follow up Open Data conference on 27 June 2012 at Manchester Town Hall.

This event will bring together policy makers, network operators and data users with information service providers and application developers.

Speakers include:

  • Peter Miller, CEO, ITO World

  • Jonathan Raper, Managing Director, Placr, Transparency Board Member

  • Shane O’Neil, Managing Director, ELGIN

  • Julian Tait, Future Everything

  • David Hytch, Information Systems Director

  • Peter Ball, Managing Director, Trapeze  

  • Jeremy Wiggin, Travel Development Team Manager, Norfolk County Council 

  • Richard Thurbin, Technical Director, Cloud Amber

  • Eugene Tsyrklevich, CEO, Parkopedia

  • Graham Grant, Senior Transport Planner, Tyne & Wear ITA

  • Bob Barr, Chairman, Manchester Geometrics

  • Stephen Leece, General Manager, Esri UK

  • Manchester Digital Development Agency

Topics include

  • Efficiency Gains that are there for the taking

  • Getting good value from open data - lessons from the UK and across the world

  • Agregated data: opening up your data to developers

  • Leveraging Data to increase efficiency and improve customer experience

  • How do we pro-actively release data to best effect?

  • Greater Manchester Open Data Experience – Lessons, challenges and vision

  • The transformational benefits of data for an integrated transport system

  • Is open transport data really going to lead to better or cheaper passenger information?

  • Adding Value to data and the bigger picture – Open Data and Smarter Cities

  • Making the most of ‘where’: the power of location intelligence

  • Using Government Data to unlock funding to support planning and regeneration at city and regional scale

  • Data to provide new understanding and knowledge to determine new infrastructure requirements

Who should attend?

  • Data owners

  • Data managers

  • Data users, developers and integrators

  • Suppliers and consultants for whom data = opportunities

This event will appeal to: Central & local government, bus and rail operators, highway authorities, PTE’s, urbanists and suppliers

Download the full event programme

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