Proposed by: ark Arjun
Democratising Open (Geo)Data for Open Innovation and Solutioning
“Information is power. But like all power, there are those who want to keep it for themselves”
- Aaron Swartz
Open data is not a new thing, but what is so important about the Open (Geo)Data? Geo Data is the data which have a location component in it. Most of the real-life problems from simple navigation of A to B to those complex problems like managing a city or controlling a pandemic the location component act as a decision-making tool for the policy makers or the administrators or even the researchers.
- What is GeoData
- Why is GeoData important?
- Open GeoData projects
- How GeoData can be used for Solutioning complex problems.
- Map Kerala Project to democratise GeoData
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Source code/Reference: https://arkarjun.medium.com/map-kerala-%CE%B1-release-27dc10d05edd
Talk duration: 10 min