Open Data Innovators: OKFestival Fringe Event Tickets, Germany - Eventbrite
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An opportunity to hear from open data leaders driving innovation in their countries. Speakers lined up so far include Ania Calderon, General Director of Digital Innovation in the Office of the President of Mexico. Ania will explain how the “Data Squads” initiative is pushing open data across the Federal Government of Mexico. Malick Tapsoba, from the Ministry of Development of the Digital Economy and Post in Burkina Faso, will talk through his teams experience of building Francophone Africa's first open data portal, launched last month. (More speakers to be announced in the coming days) This event has been organised by the Partnership for Open Data. During the event, members of the partnership team will award winners of the first POD Impact Story Competition.