Job Spierings

  • Project manager
    Job Spierings

    Job Spierings is project manager at Waag in Amsterdam where he leads projects that aim to achieve social innovation with creative technology.

    Spierings studied musicology at Utrecht University and has extensive experience in managing complex international projects. He combines analytical insight and social involvement with an eye for innovative ideas and elegant solutions.

Articles

  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    01-11-2017
    Stories about personal data - many of which may feature your own personal data - are hitting the headlines daily, from the Equifax data breach and…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    01-10-2015
    For Code for NL, we were present at the Code for America Summit in Oakland. This movement grows fast: there are about 1,200 visitors at this 5th…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    14-04-2014
    Within the context of the Open Data FWD challenge, Waag had organized an event in collaboration with the City Utrecht and the Digital City Agenda,…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    03-04-2014
    Thanks to the challenge Open Data FWD, a lot of new mobility data became available for Amsterdam. Within this challenge, Waag and the DIVV Amsterdam…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    20-12-2013
    Data models, ontologies, thesauri and vocabularies: all attemps to systematically arrange the knowledge of our world. The importance of these systems…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    10-09-2013
    Why did Waag develop the CitySDK? Governments are producing lots of information and this data is no mostly open for wider application. From city…