Vote for Raw Data Now on the SXSW panelpicker

Aug 19
Announcement below – please tweet and post to get the word out. Voting ends 27 August! Raw Data Now: Building an Open Data Ecosystem @

Apple and open and closed systems: Podcast

Jun 03
Ben Lehman and Duncan Bucknell kindly invited me to participate in a podcast as part of their IPThinkTank blog recently, where the focus was Apple

Tattoos and anime – new slides and papers now up

May 26
Just a quick note to say that I’ve been putting some of my older slides and past working papers up on the net lately, plus

OSSAT – slides now up.

Apr 17
My slides from last night’s Open Source Show and Tell (OSSAT) are now up on slideshare: Open Data Commons – OSSAT 14 April 2010 http://www.slideshare.net/jordanhatcher/hatcher-open-dataossatapril2010

Open Source Show And Tell

Mar 19
Just a note that I’ll be speaking on open data licensing at the Open Source Show and Tell on Wednesday April 14, 2010 from 6:00pm

Building out legal permissions on the semantic web

Oct 28
So no surprise I’ve been thinking more and more about semantic web technologies and the law, given my recent trips and talks on open data.

ISWC linked data and the law

Oct 26
Slides are now up for my presentation as part of the International Semantic Web Conference tutorial, Legal and Social Frameworks for Sharing Data on the