• Mr Steve Bennett

Steve Bennett is the Senior Open Data Specialist at the City of Melbourne, working to establish a culture of sharing data with the public for transparency, better decision making and innovation. He has been heavily involved in many domains of open data, including contributions to Wikipedia and OpenStreetMap, supporting research data sharing at the Australian National Data Service, and helping develop the National Map web application at Data61. He led the creation of the OpenCouncilData toolkit, which has helped many Victorian councils publish their first open datasets.