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Rufus Pollock
Rufus Pollock (born 1980) is a researcher, activist and social entrepreneur. He has been a leading figure in the global open knowledge and open data movements, starting with his founding in 2004 of the non-profit Open Knowledge Foundation Open Knowledge Foundation (OKF) is a global, non-profit network that promotes and shares information at no charge, including both content and data. It was founded by Rufus Pollock Rufus Pollock (born 1980) is a researcher, activist and social e ... which he led until 2015. From 2007-2010 he was the Mead Fellow in Economics at the University of Cambridge and from 2010-2013 he was a Shuttleworth Foundation The Shuttleworth Foundation was established in January 2001 by South African entrepreneur Entrepreneurship is the creation or extraction of value. With this definition, entrepreneurship is viewed as change, generally entailing risk beyond what ... fellow. In 2012 was appointed an Ashoka Fellow Ashoka (branded Ashoka: Innovators of the ...
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University Of Cambridge
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U-statistic
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British Activists
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The Open Revolution - Rewriting The Rules Of The Information Age
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