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Mobility Data Consortium unveils data-sharing guidelines, definitions

On May 6, 2020
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MDC released two documents: one with guidelines for data-sharing governance, and another with a glossary of data-sharing terms and metrics.

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On May 6, 2020
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Mobility Data Consortium unveils data-sharing guidelines, definitions

Mobility Data Consortium unveils data-sharing guidelines, definitions

MDC released two documents: one with guidelines for data-sharing governance, and another with a glossary of data-sharing terms and metrics.

SAE International consortium to aid cities with mobility data sharing

SAE International consortium to aid cities with mobility data sharing

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