2017 review and 2018 action plan

2017 – WHAT WAS GOOD? General Energy in meetings Attendance at meetings Find out about things that are going on from WMODF Meeting structure Information exchange Good Networking Informative presentations Sharing events Making contacts with people interested in...

WMODF top 10 tips – current draft

TOP 10 TIPS for exploiting OPEN DATA For Public Service Leaders – Councillors and Strategic Managers Principles: Public data to be open where not personal or commercially sensitive – don’t stop with the legally required minimums. Establish clear, long-term...

Creating a Business Case for Open Data

BIRMINGHAM SMART CITY, OPEN DATA & INFORMATION MARKET PLACES (https://birminghamsmartcity.wordpress.com/) CREATING A BUSINESS CASE FOR OPEN DATA JANUARY 26, 2015 by HEIKE SCHUSTER-JAMES , DIGITAL BIRMINGHAM Digital Birmingham is part of a group of local councils...

Open Data Forum updates

Open Mercia and the West Midlands Open Data Forum held a workshop in May to bring together data holders and potential open data users to talk about new projects and funding opportunities. Sam Roberts from Cabinet Office Transparency Team gave a briefing on the Release...