The Democratisation of Data

Making data available (and accessible) to the general public

Keith Andrews

IICM, Graz University of Technology

This Talk

Freeing Public Data


Current mashups are based on:

These are only stop-gap measures until the semantic web arrives.

Semantic Web (Web of Data)

The necessary underlying technology is here (or emerging): semantic web

Tim Berners-Lee at MITX 2007 Awards:


New York Times Information Graphics

IBM Many Eyes

Thank You

Thank you for your attention