ODI Summit: Open for business - panel

What is the role of open data in business? How can it be used to foster growth, trust and innovation? The open for business panel poses these questions to a panel, featuring;

  • Kevin Merritt (Founder & CEO – Socrata)
  • Rhydian Lewis (Co Founder / CEO – Ratesetter.com)
  • Volker Buscher (Director – Arup)
  • Richard Benjamins (Director of Business Intelligence – Telefónica Digital)
  • Chris Taggart (CEO – Open Corporates)
  • Chair: Richard Stirling (Membership Programme Manager – Open Data Institute)

The ODI Annual Summit was held on Tuesday 29th October 2013 in the Museum of London. Featuring high-profile speakers, open data luminaries and leading thinkers from business, government, technology and start-ups. The summit brought together an international line-up of acclaimed experts including world wide web inventor and ODI founder Sir Tim Berners-Lee. The summit was hosted by co-founder and chair Sir Nigel Shadbolt and CEO Gavin Starks.