Session: Building apps with data.gov.uk

Presenter: Richard Stirling
Location: 341
Time: 17:00- 18:00, ed Friday 10 September

In this session, pill Richard will show participants how to use the Open Data and Open APIs at data.gov.uk for use in their own applications. The presentation will also include information on licensing, limitations to use, sources of the data, and previous examples.

Richard is leading the central team on data.gov.uk and Making Public Data Public. Before creating data.gov.uk Richard worked on the secretariat for the Power of Information Taskforce. In that role he created Show Us A Better Way, one of the first online competitions in Public Services. Prior to joining Cabinet Office Richard worked in HM Treasury where he was engaged in both tax and public spending policy.