The ODI was co-founded in 2012 by the inventor of the web Sir Tim Berners-Lee and artificial intelligence expert Sir Nigel Shadbolt to show the value of open data, and to advocate for the innovative use of open data to affect positive change across the globe.
If you are a journalist and would like to interview one of our experts, please get in touch with our media team.
ODI in the news
We have a high-profile and influential workforce at the ODI. National and international media outlets regularly consult our staff for expert comment on topics ranging from data ethics and privacy, through to weather, energy and environment data.
If you’d like to interview one of our experts, please get in touch with our media team