Shane O'Neill

I am Shane O'Neill: Father, Fisherman, Founder of various digital businesses & corporate publisher

Now entering my Third Phase - balancing personal and professional activities at a less frenetic pace!

This blog is a referral site where I can store reflections, comment on my continuing professional interests, & record my developing personal experiences and activities.

It contains a private log in area for Family & Friends. 

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Professional

Open Data - the pursuit of Alchemy!

In mediaeval Europe in its darkest days, the pursuit of Alchemy was the dream of statesmen. Plus ca change!

The European Commission has announced its Open Data Strategy for Europe. Announcing the strategy Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes put forward proposals which “will turn government data into gold”!

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Professional

Shane O’Neill appointed Chairman of ELGIN

Shane O’Neill has become the Chairman of ELGIN, the local roadworks portal (www.elgin.gov.uk), recently sold by Jacobs to its management.

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Professional

Legislation.gov.uk - one year on

When we reviewed the launch of the Government’s flagship Legislation.gov.uk last May (see The Myth of Sisyphus), it was with a particular object in mind.

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