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Thursday, September 27
 

11:00am GMT-03

Open Data + Accountability & Anti-Corruption
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Accountability and Anti-Corruption thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Jorge Florez

Jorge Florez

Global Integrity

Speakers
avatar for Isabelle Adam

Isabelle Adam

Government Transparency Institute
avatar for Aura Cifuentes

Aura Cifuentes

Gobierno de Colombia
avatar for Anastasiya Kozlovtseva

Anastasiya Kozlovtseva

Head of International Relations, Transparency International Ukraine
Anastasiya Kozlovtseva – Head of International Relations Department/Fundraiser; has joined TI Ukraine in autumn 2013. In 2013-2016 she has coordinated projects related to good and open governance. Anastasiya is responsible for donor, international relations coordination, advocacy... Read More →


Thursday September 27, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm GMT-03
Room 1

11:00am GMT-03

Open Data + Transportation
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Transportation thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Julian Rojas

Julian Rojas

PhD Researcher, University of Ghent - imec
Julian is a Semantic Web and Open Data researcher working on data publishing mechanisms that maximize adoption and interoperability in the public transportation sector.

Speakers
avatar for Emiliano Actis Dato

Emiliano Actis Dato

Analytics Architect, IBM
Analytics Architect at IBM Argentina, focused on understanding client needs and designing/building technical solutions that involve analytics capabilities. Specialised in Data Governance solutions. @emiactisdato
avatar for Mary Loitsker

Mary Loitsker

Manager of Community and Government Relations, Public Knowledge Workshop
Mary works at the Public Knowledge Workshop (Hasadna in Hebrew) - an Israeli NGO that advocates for open government and civic engagement. Hasadna serves as an accelerator for open-data open-source initiatives developed by volunteers in a variety of fields, such as public transport... Read More →
avatar for Camilo Urbano

Camilo Urbano

Head of Urban Planning and Data Research, despacio.org
MSc. Regional and Urban Planning of the London School of Economics - LSE. Political Scientist and Philosopher of Los Andes University, Colombia. With ten years of experience in designing and assessing public policies of urban planning, development, sustainable transport and infrastructure... Read More →


Thursday September 27, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm GMT-03
Room 2 Av. Don Pedro de Mendoza 600, C1156ACS CABA

12:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Agriculture
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Agriculture thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Ruthie Musker

Ruthie Musker

Strategic Projects and Partnerships Lead, Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition
Ruthie Musker is the Strategic Projects and Partnerships Lead at the Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) Initiative. She oversees GODAN’s Partner Network of over 750 partners including governments, industry, foundations, NGOs and farmer organizations. Her current... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Patrícia Bertin

Patrícia Bertin

Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa)
I am an information manager and scientist at Embrapa --- the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation --- and a co-chair of the Interest Group on Agricultural Data of the Research Data Alliance. Some themes of particular interest are: Information and Knowledge Management, Research... Read More →
avatar for Dongpo Deng

Dongpo Deng

Researcher, Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), Taiwan
avatar for Rob Lokers

Rob Lokers

Project manager ICT, Wageningen University & Research
data science, (impact of) open data, research ICT, data dissemination and visualisation
avatar for Carlos Rozo

Carlos Rozo

Digital Government Director, Government of Colombia
Entrepreneur and Systems Engineer with an MBA from Universidad de los Andes and with studies from the Manchester Business School, United Kingdom. In the Ministry of Information Technology and Communications I have served as Director of Apps.co and I am currently the Director of Digital... Read More →


Thursday September 27, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm GMT-03
Room 1

12:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Urban Development
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Urban Development thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Jean-Noe Landry

Jean-Noe Landry

Executive Director, Open North
Jean-Noé Landry is a social entrepreneur and Executive Director of OpenNorth. As an civic open government activists, he convenes data stakeholders, promotes data standardization, and connects governments to their data constituents. As a co-founder of Montreal Ouvert (whose mission... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Federico Bayle

Federico Bayle

Co-founder, Dymaxion Labs
I'm co-founder of Dymaxion Labs. My background is in economics and data science. Currently I'm working on machine learning applications on satellite and drone imagery, to scaling large field surveys in an automated way.
avatar for Abdoul Malick Tapsoba

Abdoul Malick Tapsoba

Manager, Burkina Open Data Initiative
Malick is an Open Data Specialist. He culminates 7-years of leadership experience at ANPTIC (www.anptic.gov.bf) where He works currently as Manager of the Burkina Open Data Initiative (BODI). He successfully engaged Government’s bodies and Civil Society Organizations in Open Data... Read More →
avatar for Mónica Villegas

Mónica Villegas

Project manager, Corona Foundation
Anthropologist from the Los Andes University with master's degrees in Development Policies at the Institute of Economic and Social Development Studies of the University of Paris I Pantheon-Sobornne and in Geography, Territorial Planning and Urbanism of the Institute of Latin America... Read More →
avatar for Margarita Yepez

Margarita Yepez

Co-Fundadora, Datalat
(@margaritayepezv) Co-fundadora de Datalat, empredimiento ecuatoriano que promueve el uso efectivo de los datos abiertos y la tecnología para promover soluciones innovadoras a problemas locales. (MSc) Negocios Internacionales, trabaja con proyectos de industrias creativas y tecnología... Read More →


Thursday September 27, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm GMT-03
Room 2 Av. Don Pedro de Mendoza 600, C1156ACS CABA

2:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Crime & Justice
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Crime & Justice thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Julio Gabriel Mercado

Julio Gabriel Mercado

Ministry of Justice of Argentina
I am a political scientist, currently working at the Argentinian Ministry of Justice's open data initiative, the Open Justice Program.

Speakers
avatar for Monica Meltis

Monica Meltis

Directora Ejecutiva, Data Cívica
Buscamos revelar datos que detonan cambios a través de la investigación, el desarrollo de tecnologías, la generación de contenidos y el fortalecimiento de capacidades. Cumpliendo con ello, visualizamos una ciudadanía empoderada que es capaz de... Read More →
avatar for Maria Lorena Tula del Moral

Maria Lorena Tula del Moral

Jueza de Primera Instancia Penal,Contravencional y de Faltas, Poder Judicial de la Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Soy abogada, egresada de la Universidad de Buenos Aires.Continué mi formación académica en esa casa de estudios obteniendo el titulo de posgrado en Especialista en Administración de Justicia, donde también cursé la Maestría en Magistratura y la Carrera de Especialización en... Read More →
avatar for Román Sugo

Román Sugo

CÍVICO
Politólogo. Co-Funador de CÍVICO una organización de la sociedad civil que busca promover y profundizar la transparencia, la rendición de cuentas y la participación ciudadana en Uruguay . Fellow OEA en Gobierno Abierto 2016


Thursday September 27, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm GMT-03
Room 1

2:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Extractives
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Extractives sector.

Moderators
avatar for Anders Pedersen

Anders Pedersen

Senior Open Data Officer, Natural Resource Governance Institute

Speakers
avatar for Anatolii Bondarenko

Anatolii Bondarenko

Data journalism, editor, Texty
I’m a co-founder (in 2010) of Texty.org.ua - independent media outlet based in Kyiv. Till 2015 I was an author of most interactive visualizations published on the site. Since 2015 I’m a head of Texty’s data journalism team. Besides this I 've authored a popular course about... Read More →
avatar for Santiago J. Dondo

Santiago J. Dondo

Regional Director, Latin America and the Caribbean, Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
Santiago J. Dondo is an expert in law and public policy related to the extractive industries. He is the Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean at the EITI. In December 2015 he was appointed as Undersecretary of Mining Policy by the Argentine National Government. Previously... Read More →
avatar for Zira Quaghe John

Zira Quaghe John

Nigeria Officer, Natural Resource Governance Institute
Zira leads country research and drives dissemination and uptake of open data projects. Before joining NRGI, Zira worked as a consultant on several donor-funded mining, oil and gas, and power programs in Nigeria, Afghanistan and UkraineZira specializes in developing and strengthening... Read More →
avatar for Aye Kyithar Swe

Aye Kyithar Swe

Myanmar Senior Officer, Natural Resource Governance Institute
All in the context of a developing country with poor data, vested interests and loads of misperceptions: Use of open data for advocacy and policy-making in extractives // Beneficial ownership disclosure // Data management and transparency in government institutions


Thursday September 27, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm GMT-03
Room 2 Av. Don Pedro de Mendoza 600, C1156ACS CABA

3:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Inclusion
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Inclusion thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Lindsey Marchessault

Lindsey Marchessault

Director, Open Contracting Partnership
As a member of the Senior Management team of the (OCP), Lindsey is responsible for the stewardship of the Open Contracting Data Standard (OCDS), managing the OCDS Helpdesk, and several of OCP’s implementation projects. In her work, she advises on policy & legal reform to implement... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Deirdre Appel

Deirdre Appel

Program Manager, Open Data Watch
As Program Manager of Open Data Watch – an international, non-profit working to bring change to organizations that produce and manage official statistical data – Deirdre is responsible for the planning and coordination of all work program activities and communication. She works... Read More →
avatar for Mercedes D'Alessandro

Mercedes D'Alessandro

Co-Founder, Economia Femini(s)ta
Mercedes D’Alessandro was born in Argentina, has a PhD in Economics (University of Buenos Aires, or UBA) and has lived in New York since 2013. She taught at UBA for more than 15 years. Her fields of specialization are Marxist Economics, Latin American economic theories, and the... Read More →
avatar for Julio Lopez

Julio Lopez

Co-founder, Datalat / School of Data
Julio López Peña is an Ecuadorian economist with more than 8 years of experience on projects and grants management, research and capacity building initiatives on public policy, sustainable development and information systems in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). He has worked... Read More →
avatar for Samhir Vasdev

Samhir Vasdev

Digital Development Adviser, IREX
Samhir Vasdev is the Technical Adviser for Digital Development at IREX, a global development and education organization. There, Samhir drives the organization’s efforts to foster better use of data to inform decisions, learning, and action within IREX and its programs. For example... Read More →


Thursday September 27, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm GMT-03
Room 2 Av. Don Pedro de Mendoza 600, C1156ACS CABA

3:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Journalism
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Journalism thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Eva Constantaras

Eva Constantaras

Eva Constantaras is a data and investigative journalist and a trainer specialised in cross-border journalism projects to combat corruption and encourage transparency. She has worked in Latin America, Asia and East Africa on topics ranging from displacement and kidnapping by organised... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Anatolii Bondarenko

Anatolii Bondarenko

Data journalism, editor, Texty
I’m a co-founder (in 2010) of Texty.org.ua - independent media outlet based in Kyiv. Till 2015 I was an author of most interactive visualizations published on the site. Since 2015 I’m a head of Texty’s data journalism team. Besides this I 've authored a popular course about... Read More →
avatar for Marcelo Giullitti

Marcelo Giullitti

Lawyer, Asociación Civil por la Igualdad y la Justicia
Marcelo Giullitti Oliva is a member of the Strengthening Democratic Institutions Program at the Civil Association for Equality and Justice (ACIJ). He is a specialist in transparency, anticorruption and justice. He is the author of several publications on these topics and participated... Read More →
avatar for Natalia Mazotte

Natalia Mazotte

É cofundadora da Escola de Dados e da revista digital Gênero e Número. Foi docente nos cursos de pós-graduação em Jornalismo Digital da PUC-RS e da IESB e instrutora em cursos do Knight Center, da Universidade do Texas. Com mestrado em comunicação na UFRJ e pós-graduação... Read More →
avatar for Anastasia Valeeva

Anastasia Valeeva

Co-founder, School of Data Kyrgyzstan
Anastasia Valeeva is a co-founder of School of Data Kyrgyzstan, assistant professor at the American University of Central Asia, data journalism trainer and researcher. She has taught data journalism at Data Bootcamps in Montenegro and Germany, UNDP Data Journalism Summer Institutes... Read More →


Thursday September 27, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm GMT-03
Room 1

4:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Education
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Education thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Javiera Atenas

Javiera Atenas

OE Policy Hub (OER World Map), Researcher
Information Scientist with a PhD in Education and senior teaching fellow of the Higher Education Academy UK. She is the principal researcher in data and education at ILDA and co-coordinates the Open Education Working Group.@jatenas

Speakers
avatar for Renata Galf

Renata Galf

Analyst, Transparência Brasil
Renata Galf works at Transparência Brasil project "Achados e Pedidos", an online collaborative platform, which is both a database of Freedom of Information requests and responses, and a mapping of which public institutions are failing to comply with the law. She also participates... Read More →
avatar for Gustavo Streger

Gustavo Streger

National Information Coordinator, Ministry of Education


Thursday September 27, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm GMT-03
Room 1

4:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Indigenous
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Indigenous thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Stephanie Carroll Rainie

Stephanie Carroll Rainie

University of Arizona
Stephanie Carroll Rainie (Ahtna Athabascan), DrPH, MPH is Assistant Professor in  Public Health Policy and Management at College of Public Health. She works in the Community, Environment and Policy Department, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health (MEZCOPH); Assistant Research... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Ji-Ping Lin

Ji-Ping Lin

Taipei, Academia Sinica
I received B.Sc. in Geography from National Taiwan University (Taiwan) in 1988, M.Sc. in Statistics from National Central University (Taiwan) in 1990, and Ph.D. in geography in 1998 from McMaster University (Canada). He is associate research fellow of Research Center for Humanities... Read More →
avatar for Daniel Villatoro

Daniel Villatoro

Coordinador de formación en Escuela de Datos y la iniciativa latinoamericana de reportajes sobre las comunidades LGBTIQ, SocialTic / IWMF
Trabaja como formador en el equipo de SocialTIC y coordina el programa de Escuela de Datos para Latinoamérica. Es el lead trainer de la Iniciativa Latinoamericana de Periodismo sobre las comunidades LGBTIQ de la International Women's Media Foundation. Trabaja en periodismo de investigación... Read More →


Thursday September 27, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm GMT-03
Room 2 Av. Don Pedro de Mendoza 600, C1156ACS CABA
 
Friday, September 28
 

11:00am GMT-03

Open Data + Elections
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Elections thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Abdoul Malick Tapsoba

Abdoul Malick Tapsoba

Manager, Burkina Open Data Initiative
Malick is an Open Data Specialist. He culminates 7-years of leadership experience at ANPTIC (www.anptic.gov.bf) where He works currently as Manager of the Burkina Open Data Initiative (BODI). He successfully engaged Government’s bodies and Civil Society Organizations in Open Data... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Luciana Ambrosio

Luciana Ambrosio

Luciana Ambrosio, Acompañante Terapéutica, con curso de postgrado en “Asistente externo para el sistema educativo” basado en el Modelo Social de Discapacidad. Estudiante avanzada de Abogacía. Dirijo el espacio Acompañantes Terapéuticos por la Vocación. Soy Secretaria de... Read More →
avatar for Fernanda Costa

Fernanda Costa

Relacionamento, APPCívico
Desde 1998, participa en campañas electorales, especialista en movilización digital y compromiso con tecnología. Actua en la empresa AppCívico, desarrolladora de las plataformas Voto Legal y Mandato Abierto que promueven el acercamiento de la política y de la sociedad en Bra... Read More →
avatar for Juliana Galvis

Juliana Galvis

Investigadora, Datasketch
avatar for Cristian R. Alejandro Gregorini

Cristian R. Alejandro Gregorini

Director Ejecutivo, Escuela de Fiscales
Abogado, especializado en derecho constitucional y electoral. Director Ejecutivo de la OSC Escuela de Fiscales. Activista del #GobiernoAbierto y por sistemas democráticos inclusivos y participativos. Convencido que la participación ciudadana puede cambiar al mundo.Lawyer, specialized... Read More →
avatar for Tamba Lamin

Tamba Lamin

CEO, LAM-TECH Consulting
I am an experienced and versatile Digital Technology Delivery Lead, Enterprise Technology Architect, Technical Trainer, Open Data Subject Matter Advisor, and Technical Project Manager with In-depth expertise using agile and waterfall development project management methods. I have... Read More →


Friday September 28, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm GMT-03
Room 1

12:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Environment
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Environment thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Jesse Worker

Jesse Worker

Associate, World Resources Institute
I create governance diagnostics, analysis, and guidance with the aim of helping stakeholders make climate and environmental governance more transparent, inclusive, and accountable to drive more effective and equitable outcomes. That work more recently includes understanding the challenges... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Angeles Navarro

Angeles Navarro

Account Manager Latin America & Spain, OpenDataSoft
Mexican activist, in charge of iberoamerica for OpenDataSoft.We are a cloud based open data platform, that allows users to easily understand data through intuitive visualizations and dashboards, as well as generating an automated API for advanced users to reuse even real time dat... Read More →
avatar for Sarah Orton-Vipond

Sarah Orton-Vipond

Manager, Business Development & Partnerships, Development Gateway
Sarah leads business development and strategic partnerships at DG. She focuses on promoting efficiency, effectiveness, and impact through data and technology use. Sarah supports DG's Results Data Initiative development agency programming, focusing on promoting tools, skills, and incentives... Read More →
avatar for Pablo Pignolo

Pablo Pignolo

Software developer and requirements analysis, Datos Abiertos Transparencia y Acceso a la Información D.A.T.A.
Pablo is a member of DATA Uruguay team, a civil society organization that creates tools and advocates for Open Data and Open Government locally and regionally. He likes to work with interdisciplinary teams and integrating differents open source technologies to get the best from them... Read More →


Friday September 28, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm GMT-03
Room 1

2:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Government Finances
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Government Finances thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Cecile Leguen

Cecile Leguen

Senior Consultant, Datactivist

Speakers
avatar for Gaurav Godhwani

Gaurav Godhwani

Director & Co-founder, CivicDataLab
Gaurav leads work at CivicDataLab, harnessing Data, Tech, Design and Social Science to strengthen the course of Civic Engagements in India. Gaurav has been focusing his energy to develop & strengthen data-for-good ecosystem in India, he has been instrumental in starting initiatives... Read More →
avatar for Natalia Mazotte

Natalia Mazotte

É cofundadora da Escola de Dados e da revista digital Gênero e Número. Foi docente nos cursos de pós-graduação em Jornalismo Digital da PUC-RS e da IESB e instrutora em cursos do Knight Center, da Universidade do Texas. Com mestrado em comunicação na UFRJ e pós-graduação... Read More →
avatar for Helen McNally

Helen McNally

Head of Research, Spend Network
Spend Network is an award-winning data enterprise known for highly usable and popular transaction research and websites including www.spendnetwork.com and https://openopps.com. We specialise in combining complex and inconsistent government data sets, and cleansing and linking the... Read More →
avatar for Ifeoma Onyebuchi

Ifeoma Onyebuchi

Program Director, Public and Private Development Centre
I am currently a program director at PPDC with experience around targeted advocacy for system improvement, open data/open contracting, open Government, grassroot engagement and media dialogue in a manner that promotes increased citizens’ active participation in governance programs... Read More →


Friday September 28, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm GMT-03
Room 1

3:00pm GMT-03

Open Data + Health
This Impact Session will be made up of 3-4 moderated “Ignite“ presentations (8- 10 minutes max) showcasing concrete examples of open data in action within the Health thematic sector.

Moderators
avatar for Daniel Carranza

Daniel Carranza

Co-fundador, DataUY
Co-fundador de DATA Uruguay, organización de la soc. civil que crea herramientas y hace activismo por los Datos y Gobierno Abierto local y regionalmente a través de iniciativas como ABRELATAM. Consultor en herramientas y medios digitales para multilaterales, gobiernos, sociedad... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Betiana Caceres

Betiana Caceres

Coordinadora Lab, Fundación Huésped
Salud. Derechos sexuales y reproductivos. Tecnologías.
avatar for Julio Herrera

Julio Herrera

HIVOS
HIVOS | Co-founder of Red Ciudadana| Passionate about #OpenGov @OpenDataGt #OpenContracting | OAS Fellow 2017 #FellowshipOEA
avatar for María Isabel Arce Plata

María Isabel Arce Plata

42Data
Biologist with a Data Science specialization from Coursera and a Master degree in Biometrics.


Friday September 28, 2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm GMT-03
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