Imagine your city as a wiki — what would you do with the data available on mobility, schools and daycare centers, the environment and more? What would you need to get most out of public data sources like Open Government Data and Wikidata?
We want your thoughts and ideas about opportunities and barriers provided by data and how we can link data for the benefit of all of us in open cities. After a short introduction of where we come from (Open Data Düsseldorf and the Wikidata team of Wikimedia Deutschland) we want to listen to, discuss and collect your ideas for the future of modern living environment. Join us!
This session will address the conference theme — Wikimedia, Free Knowledge and the Sustainable Development Goals — in the following manner:
This submission is all about SDG 11: Sustainable cities and communities. That's why
it's in the title ;)
At the end of the session, the following will have been achieved:
The participants (and the session leaders!) will have a clearer picture of ideas and opportunities to link data and cities in our communities.
Jens Ohlig, Wikimedia Deutschland
Alice Wiegand, City of Düsseldorf, Office of Statistics and Elections / Open data
Each Space at Wikimania 2019 will have specific format requests. The program design prioritises submissions which are future-oriented and directly engage the audience. The format of this submission is a:
- Workshop to identify and try to solve problem
The session will work best with these conditions:
Workshop room, spaces to sit in groups and places to post notes
20 people or more