Open Data – Building the News

Open data + investigative journalism = better informed public + innovative business models for media?

Facilitators: Keitha Boothe, Peter Griffin.
Tags: Openness, Culture, Economy & Business.
Collaborative Notes: Open Data – Building the News

Investigative journalists’ use of Government’s increasing supply of public data in open formats leads to deeper insights into the big issues facing society, better citizen engagement as well as supporting new revenue potential. Is this a viable proposition in New Zealand?