Speaker Announcement: Data.gov.uk’s Richard Stirling

Richard StirlingWe’re very excited to announce that, in line with our focus on open data and the possibilities it opens up for the mobile developers, Richard Stirling, Head of Making Public Data Public and data.gov.uk will be delivering a session at this year’s Over the Air.

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.