Tag: Jamie Whyte

Seminar: Open Data in Health & Social Care

Jamie Whyte came in to speak to us about open data in Health and Social Care. He works for Trafford council using open data to help the council target campaigns to specific areas to raise awareness of…

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Open Data Innovator Stories

Back in the spring we hosted Local Open Data: Reaping the Benefits – a day devoted to raising awareness of the good stuff going on with open data at a local level. Now, with Open Data Camp coming to Manchester

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How open data can help save lives

Data management is becoming increasingly important in emergency services, disaster relief, pollution plotting, cycle safety and healthcare When somebody has a heart attack, the first thing you do is make them comfortable. After calling an ambulance, you locate a defibrillator.

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Open Data Surgeries – Like ‘Embarrassing Bodies’, but with data

This post was originally published on the Trafford Innovation and Intelligence Lab blog. In July 2015 we held our first open data surgery. We met a lot of groups and were able to talk to them about the sorts of

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Open Data Surgery

See our Open Data Surgery blog post for more information! Here in the lab, we are adamant that in order to get the greatest value out of the data and intelligence available to us, we need to make sure it

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Open data overload:yorkopendata and #localdata15

This post has been automatically created from a feed, and was originally published at: http://digidickinson.net/2015/04/22/open-data-overloadyorkopendata-and-localdata15/ For the last week it’s feels like my life has been all about opendata. My immersion into the world of open data that started last Friday with

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