Review the Open Data Maturity model

Review the Open Data Maturity model

I posted this on data.gov.uk on 5 March 2015:  data.gov.uk/blog   Defra’s Open Data & Transparency (OD&T) team is working with the Open Data Institute (ODI) to develop a Maturity Model to help public bodies to better understand their open data maturity. The maturity model that will help organisations assess their maturity as both publishers […]

Presenting at Universities UK

Presenting at Universities UK

On the 18th of November 2014 I had the privilege of presenting at the Universities UK – Seminar series: Creating value from open data. A YouTube recording and summary can be found on the Universities UK site.

emotionally attached to software

Well it is easily done isn’t it? You spend time, lots of time, frankly too much time getting used to the quirks of some specialist (not really that good) software.  All that investment building up skills and learning how to do what you want to do takes time.  You are now an “expert”. The world […]

Three years old and app literate

I can do it daddy! Is what I hear more and more as our oldest daughter (now 3.5) uses the iPad. Be it games, drawing, or the BBC iPlayer app she knows what to do. She is now so comfortable with the whole idea of touch screen technology (that just works) so early in life. […]