The future of open data in Europe

Data’s very concept is changing. It has become a commodity: its ownership can be transferred, it can be marketed, reused, aggregated, transformed, bought and sold. The real potential comes from public sector information (PSI) or Open Public Data. Public sector bodies produce and possess huge quantities of data with huge value for individuals, businesses and society as a whole, by adding innovation value to the original data that was gathered. Read more…