Job Spierings

Job Spierings is project manager at Waag Society in Amsterdam where he leads projects that aim to achieve social innovation with creative technology. Examples are the European interoperable open data platform CitySDK, the educational game Monster Media and new applications for Botanical Gardens in The Netherlands.

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.


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Thursday 01 October 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 edition.

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Thursday 17 April 2014

How can you organize open data on a municipal level and prevent a sit-down with 403 different cities?

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Thursday 03 April 2014

Thanks to the challenge Open Data FWD, a lot of new mobility data became available for Amsterdam. Time for an update.