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4th International Open Data Conference

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Room F [clear filter]
Thursday, October 6
 

11:00

Data + International Aid I
Data + International Aid I

Speakers
avatar for Yohanna Loucheur

Yohanna Loucheur

Senior Policy Analyst, Global Affairs Canada, Government of Canada
Biography: Yohanna Loucheur joined the Canadian federal government in 1997. She has worked on various files including the knowledge-based economy and society, innovative financing for development, aid effectiveness policies, fiduciary risk management and public financial management... Read More →
avatar for Andrea Vaughn

Andrea Vaughn

Aid Transparency Team Lead, USAID
Biography: Andie Vaughn is an Aid Transparency Analyst for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).  Since joining the Agency in 2011, she has worked on improving both the quality and quantity of USAID's data submissions to the International Aid Transparency... Read More →

Coordinators
avatar for Mark Brough

Mark Brough

Consultant, UNDP Bangladesh

Thursday October 6, 2016 11:00 - 12:00
Room F

12:00

Data + International Aid II / Data and the SDG
Data + International Aid II / Data and the SDG

Moderators
avatar for Paige Kirby

Paige Kirby

Engagement and Partnerships Associate, Development Gateway
Title proposal: Data and the SDGs.Biography: Paige is passionate about developing tools and processes that elevate local decision-makers. She drives DG's innovation work around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with a particular focus on making SDGs relevant and actionable... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Bibhusan Bista

Bibhusan Bista

CEO, Young Innovations
Title proposal: After the earthquake, where did the money go?. Lessons from Nepal on how a publishing standard could help improve the transparency, accountability and effectiveness of humanitarian aid.Biography:  Bibhusan is the CEO of YoungInnovations, a company based in Nepal... Read More →
avatar for Karen Rono

Karen Rono

Regional Technical Lead (Africa), Development Initiatives-Africa Hub
Title proposal: Leaving no one behind: localising global goals for data-driven community development in Kenya.Biography: Karen Rono works with Development Initiatives based in the Nairobi office, her role covers the East African region and heads the technical work for the organisation... Read More →
avatar for Yeama Thompson

Yeama Thompson

Commissioner, Right to Access Information Commission
Biography: Yeama Thompson is a Sierra Leonean media development professional who rose through the ranks from a cub-reporter at the Sierra Leone Daily Mail to an Editor of The Chronicle newspaper in war-time Sierra Leone. During that period, she also conceptualised and produced community... Read More →


Thursday October 6, 2016 12:00 - 12:45
Room F

12:45

Open Data + Performance / Building Open Performance into the Fabric of Government
Open Data + Performance / Building Open Performance into the Fabric of Government

Moderators
avatar for Jeff Kaplan

Jeff Kaplan

Director of Multilateral & NGO, Socrata, Inc.
Title proposal: Building open performance (and data) into the fabric of government.Biography: Jeff has for years been a high-profile expert in global Open Data and public sector innovation.  Mostly recently, he has served as Director of Multilateral & Non-Profits at Socrata, a... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Sarah Orton

Sarah Orton

Engagement and partnerships Associate, Development Gateway
Biography: Sarah works to promote efficiency and effectiveness through data uptake and technology use. She led the Sri Lanka team of Development Gateway’s Results Data Initiative, which included qualitative interviews around results data collection and use. Sarah also works on making... Read More →
avatar for Jeffrey J. Press

Jeffrey J. Press

Deputy director of performance strategy, US department of commerce (former)
Biography: Jeff Press served as the Deputy Director of Performance Strategy at the U.S. Department of Commerce where he was responsible for leading performance improvement and innovation across the entire organization. Prior to Commerce, Jeff worked with the White House Office of... Read More →
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Fiona Smith

International Development Researcher, Open Data Institute
Biography: Fiona is the International Development Manager at The Open Data Institute responsible for research design, evaluation and learning covering the ODI’s work supporting developing country governments to unlock the value of open data.Fiona has a broad background in international... Read More →


Thursday October 6, 2016 12:45 - 13:30
Room F

14:15

Data + Science
Data + Science

Moderators
avatar for Cecilia Cabello

Cecilia Cabello

Department Director of Indicators and Monitoring of Research and Innovation Policies, Science Foundation of Science and Technology (FECYT)
Biography: Department Director of Indicators and Monitoring of Research and Innovation Policies at the Science Foundation of Science and Technology (FECYT). Has a Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science (MSU) and Masters in Science, Technology (UAM). Background and experience in... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Alberto Cottica

Alberto Cottica

Member of the community, Spaghetti Open Data
Title proposal: The Death Star of FP7: a network analysis of european research funding with open data.Biography: Economist, expert on collaborative public policies and online participation. Committed to make government smarter and more open, using the Internet to tap into the citizenry’s... Read More →
avatar for Ji-Ping Lin

Ji-Ping Lin

Ph.D./Associate Research Fellow, Research Center of Humanities and Social Sciences, Academia Sinica
Title proposal: TIPD (Taiwan Indigenous Peoples open research Data): construction methods and sharing contents.Biography: Ji-Ping Lin received B.Sc. in Geography from National Taiwan University (Taiwan) in 1988, M.Sc. in Statistics from National Central University (Taiwan) in 1990... Read More →
avatar for Eva Mendez

Eva Mendez

Associate professor, Maredata Thematic Network / Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.
Title proposal: Are scientific and research data public sector information. Aren't they?Biography:  I am a faculty member in the Library and Information Science (LIS) department in the University Carlos III of Madrid. My field of expertise is Metadata, Open Access and LOD (Linked... Read More →
avatar for Carlos Turmo

Carlos Turmo

Technical Conselour, Spanish Patent and Trademark Offcie
Title proposal: Patent Information, natural source of open data.Biography: Carlos Turmo is currently Technical Counsellor in the IT Department at the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office. PhD in Biological Sciences, he joined the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (SPTMO) in 1986... Read More →


Thursday October 6, 2016 14:15 - 15:15
Room F

15:30

Data + Indigenous
Data + Indigenous

Moderators
avatar for Stephanie Carroll Rainie

Stephanie Carroll Rainie

Associate Director and Assistant Research Professor, US Indigenous Data Sovereignty Network The Native Nations Institute
Title proposal: Building an international indigenous data network.Biography: Stephanie Carroll Rainie (Ahtna Athabascan) is Assistant Professor - Public Health, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy (UC); Associate Director and Manager - Tribal Health Program for the Native Nations... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Tahu Kukutai

Tahu Kukutai

Associate Professor, National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis University of Waikato
Biography: Dr Tahu Kukutai is Associate Professor at the National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis at the University of Waikato, Aoteaora New Zealand. Tahu specialises in indigenous demographic research and has written extensively on indigenous population change, population... Read More →
avatar for Ji-Ping Lin

Ji-Ping Lin

Ph.D./Associate Research Fellow, Research Center of Humanities and Social Sciences, Academia Sinica
Title proposal: TIPD (Taiwan Indigenous Peoples open research Data): construction methods and sharing contents.Biography: Ji-Ping Lin received B.Sc. in Geography from National Taiwan University (Taiwan) in 1988, M.Sc. in Statistics from National Central University (Taiwan) in 1990... Read More →
avatar for Andrew Martínez

Andrew Martínez

Research Specialist, US Indigenous Data Sovereignty Network The Native Nations Institute
Biography: Andrew Martinez (Tohono O’odham, Diegueño, Yaqui) is a Research Specialist with the US Indigenous Data Sovereignty Network based at the Native Nations Institute, University of Arizona. Martinez is focused on addressing how data outcomes affect American Indian, Alaska... Read More →
avatar for Kirikowhai Mikaere

Kirikowhai Mikaere

Co-Chair, Te Mana Raraunga (Mãori Data Sovereignty Network)
Title proposal: Building an International Indigenous Data Network.Biography: Kirikowhai Mikaere (Tuhourangi, Ngāti Whakaue tribes of Aotearoa New Zealand) is a self-employed contractor advising different Māori and Iwi (tribal) organisations on their statistical and information... Read More →
avatar for Andrew Sporle

Andrew Sporle

Maori health researcher based in the Statistics Department, University of Auckland
Biography: Andrew Sporle is a Maori health researcher based in the Statistics Department at the University of Auckland where he teaches in courses on survey methods and official statistics. He was formerly the inaugural Maori health research manager at the Health Research Council... Read More →
avatar for Maggie Walter

Maggie Walter

Professor Sociology, University of Tasmania
Biography: Maggie Walter (PhD) is member of the Briggs/Johnson Tasmanian Aboriginal family and a descendant of the people from tebrakunna country in North Eastern Tasmania. She is passionately interested in Indigenous statistics and increasing Indigenous researcher’s statistical... Read More →


Thursday October 6, 2016 15:30 - 16:30
Room F

16:45

Open Data + Platforms
Data + Platforms

Moderators
avatar for Millán Berzosa

Millán Berzosa

Professor of Digital Journalism at University, Google News Lab
Biography: Millan Berzosa (@mberzosa on Twitter) is a journalist and consultant with strong ties to Latin America and a passion for Iberian and hispanic culture, digital transformation and the whole picture of communications. PhD in Journalism by Complutense University of Madrid... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Ashley Casovan

Ashley Casovan

Lead, Canada’s Open Government Portal
Biography: Ashley Casovan is the lead for Canada's Open Government Portal. In this position, she is responsible for working with departments and agencies all across the GC to disseminate data and information. Prior to working for the GC, she lead the Open Data and Open Government... Read More →
avatar for Deirdre Lee

Deirdre Lee

CEO & Founder, Derilinx
Biography: Deirdre, CEO and Founder of Derilinx, is passionate about releasing the potential of data that is currently locked away in government agencies. Deirdre is a Linked and Open Data expert and has led a number of large-scale, government projects with Derilinx, including managing... Read More →
avatar for Sunita Malhotra

Sunita Malhotra

The World Bank
Biography: Sunita Malhotra has been working with the World Bank in India for more than 16 years, now. She believes in the power of knowledge and works to empower the youth by organizing discussions, trainings and hosting knowledge sessions at various youth events. She conducts... Read More →
avatar for Manuel Noya

Manuel Noya

CoFounder & CEO, Linknovate
Title proposal: Linknovate: Innovation Search EngineBiography: Manuel likes to define himself as a researcher turned entrepreneur. BSc Chemical Engineering (USC, Spain) and MSc Materials Science (UPM, Spain).His key areas of know-how are technology scouting, competitive intelligence... Read More →


Thursday October 6, 2016 16:45 - 17:45
Room F