Story 8: Accelerating the Impact of Data Commons
This study addresses the topic of data commons, the idea to pool data between different entities (notably commercial entities) to provide data that can feed innovation. The idea is prominent in the most recent European Data Strategy, notably through the notion of data spaces and data pools that would allow Europe to federate industrial data repository and enable the next generation of datadriven innovation. But what exactly are data commons? Are they effective? How do they work, and what are the success factors?