John Sheridan
Head of Legislation Services, The National Archives

Website | @johnlsheridan

John Sheridan is Head of Legislation at The National Archives. His academic background is in Computer Science and Information Technology. John is passionate about open data and the possibilities afforded by using Linked Data standards, particularly to public sector information. He is a former co-chair of the W3 e-Government Interest Group.


Business & Industry
Location: Buckingham Room Level: Intermediate
John Sheridan (The National Archives), Jeni Tennison (Open Data Institute)
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To what public sector problems is open data the solution? This talk will describe how opening data has allowed The National Archives to introduce a new operating model for revising legislation, updating the government's legislation database, bringing private investment in to improve open, public and free, legislation data. It will describe the operating model and technology behind this approach. Read more.


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