iRail and Open Transport Data

iRail and Open Transport Data

The story so far. Links in the presentation:
* Links to our news and data at https://hello.irail.be
* Our API: https://api.irail.be
* Search through code snippets: https://github.com/search?q=api.irail&type=Code&utf8=%E2%9C%93
* See our requests happening in realtime: https://irail.github.io/RealtimeQueriesMap/
* Crowd-funding page: https://spitsgids.be
* GTFS data: http://gtfs.irail.be
* Real-time dashboard: http://analytics.irail.be
* Publications: https://hello.irail.be/publications
* Visualizations by Alvin Chua: http://bit.de/irail-we
* Open Knowledge Belgium: http://openknowledge.be
* Open Summer of code: http://summerofcode.be
* Conference: http://openbelgium.be

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Pieter Colpaert

November 22, 2016
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  1. info@iRail.be @iRail iRail and Open Data

  2. iRail: supporting digital creativity in mobility since 2010

  3. iRail supports developers with access to Belgian mobility data Through

    an API and through data dumps Links to our data at https://hello.irail.be
  4. http://api.irail.be/stations?format=xml&lang=en 1. A route planning API

  5. Powering route planning apps or integrations

  6. We are popular among developers and companies * github is

    the “facebook for developers” Github* search:
  7. iRail API usage statistics per month (only SNCB route planning)

    Launch occupancy scores spitsgids Railtime disappeared
  8. See requests happening live here: https://irail.github.io/RealtimeQueriesMap/

  9. Spitsgids how busy will your train be?

  10. iRail query logs iRail user feedback Predictions using data analytics

    Source: Rail4Brussels (2016)
  11. Railer Iphone app And we get this data adopted by

    other applications
  12. Partnership with Funded by the crowd: https://spitsgids.be

  13. Our data is again published and reused as Open Data

  14. Used by: FlatTurtle, navitia.io, realo.com, allyapp.com, CityMapper, Door2Door, Transit App,

    Metro Time, Bing Maps, Go-OV.nl, Go-About, Plannerstack… https://gtfs.irail.be/ Provides timetables 100% coverage for Belgium since 2015 De Lijn, TEC, STIB & SNCB 2. GTFS & GTFS-RT data dumps http://analytics.irail.be Simple overview of realtime data
  15. Research output: 26 papers and counting Full list at https://hello.irail.be/publications

    E.g., origin destination visualization by dr. Alvin Chua (KU Leuven): http://bit.do/irail-we http://bit.do/irail-wd
  16. Check out our other working groups: http://openknowledge.be (OpenStreetMap, Open Access,

    Wikimedia, Creative Commons…) Our summer event: http://summerofcode.be Our conference: http://openbelgium.be Today: part of Open Knowledge Belgium vzw/asbl