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Tuesday, August 23 • 11:30 - 12:30
How to make better decisions with open data
Learn from case studies in this practical session on how to open your data. 

All the ins & outs of open data you need to know as a business owners, decision maker, policy and researcher. Do I have useful data that I could open up? What do I need to think about when I'm opening up data? How could I use open data to make better decisions?What challenges may you encounter? 

This facilitated discussion will take you through the easy steps to opening your data. Participants will discuss case studies such as Dragonfly Data and learn how to start open data projects in their own organizations. 

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Edward Abraham

Edward is the founder and CEO of Dragonfly. He enjoys bringing evidence to the table, using information to make clear, principled decisions. Edward and the growing Dragonfly team have used their skills to solve problems for decision makers – helping governments make better policy... Read More →
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Hiria Te Rangi

Hiria is a prolific doer with a driving need to give back and MAD love for tech. So when she realised that beta data.govt would end up using open source software to surface open govt data, to make finding data easier, quicker and nicer to use, she did the dance of joy and gave high-fives... Read More →

Tuesday August 23, 2016 11:30 - 12:30 NZST
Frank Taplin Room