Tim Davies

Tim is a co-founder and dir­ect­or of Open Data Ser­vices Co-oper­at­ive, sup­port­ing the devel­op­ment and imple­ment­a­tion of a range of trans­par­ency and open data stand­ards. He pre­vi­ously led the World Wide Web Foundation’s Open Data in Devel­op­ing Coun­tries research net­work, and developed the Open Data Baro­met­er com­par­at­ive study of open data poli­cy and prac­tice in 86 coun­tries. Tim has spoken and pub­lished widely on open data, demo­cracy, inter­na­tion­al devel­op­ment and the polit­ics of open data stand­ards.