More than sixty people attended Bytes & Mortar: Using Open Data to Help Your Business, an event co-hosted by the Office of Innovation & Technology and the Department of Commerce during Philly Tech Week.
As more government data becomes open to the public, new and interesting uses are emerging. This event served as an overview and introductory discussion for the business and technology community to help get people thinking about what business opportunities there may be for utilizing open city data. Business people, technologists, and government employees all gathered together to learn about the vast array of data sets and resources available to the public through the following portals:
We’re posting the slides below for those who could not attend. For additional open data questions, reach out to data (at) phila.gov. Beyond questions, please share your successes with us!