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Open Government [clear filter]
Wednesday, October 28

5:00pm CST

Open Government and its Impact
Despite global commitments to and increasing enthusiasm for open government still little is actually known about its use and impact. What kinds of social and economic transformation has open data brought about and what is its future potential? How—and under what circumstances—has it been most effective? How have open data practitioners mitigated risks (for instance, to privacy) and maximized social good? How does impact differ across societies?

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Rebecca Rumbul

Head of Research, mySociety
Talk to me about anything! Particularly interested in civic tech, open government and research on these themes anywhere in the world.
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Martin Tisné

Director, Omidyar Network

Wednesday October 28, 2015 5:00pm - 6:00pm CST
Palacio de Minería
  Open Government, Workshop

5:00pm CST

Open Government Plan for Sustainable Development: A Roadmap for the Region
This session will have a discussion about a roadmap for open government for sustainable development in Latin America. Two initiatives will be presented: 1) ECLAC's biblio-guide on Open Government, and 2) Open Government Portal of ILPES.

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Álvaro Ramírez Alujas

Ciudadano, investigador & consultor en Estado Abierto, GIGAPP & Universidad de Chile
Papá de Lucas! Fundador e investigador @GIGAPP & Profesor @uchile Director @FMultitudes #OpenState Crafter & #OpenGovJedi

Wednesday October 28, 2015 5:00pm - 6:00pm CST
Palacio de Minería
  Open Government, Workshop
Thursday, October 29

10:00am CST

Supporting Civil Society Organizations in OGP National Action Plans
Building on lessons learned from our work supporting civil society coalitions in their OGP National Action Plans, this session will act as a ‘comparative chart’ pointing out the similarities and differences in shaping the NAP processes in various countries and providing invaluable insight into the complexities that the process entails.

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Ivy Ong

Program Lead, Open Data Philippines, Department of Budget & Management, Government of the Philippines
I'm always interested to learn about how open data teams design and relentlessly implement their strategy to campaign for culture change. I have a background in designing capacity-building sessions on OD and leadership development activities too. Change management work and multi-stakeholder... Read More →
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Tania da Rosa

Asesora en acceso a la información pública y derechos humanos, Centro de Archivos y Acceso a la Información Pública (CAinfo)
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Fabrizio Scrollini

Executive Director, ILDA

Thursday October 29, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am CST
Palacio de Minería

3:00pm CST

Permanent Consultation Forums: Fostering a Multi-Stakeholder Partnership to Advance Participation, Innovation and Accountability in OGP
This session has the objective of letting the audience to learn how OGP-member countries have used Permanent Consultation Forums to strengthen multi-stakeholder engagement and to promote innovation and accountability throughout the 2-year National Action Plan cycle. By the end of this session participants will have: identified how Permanent Consultation Forums can help build a true multi-stakeholder partnership and foster innovation in Action Plan Commitments; become acquainted with country-cases where Permanent Multi-Stakeholder Consultation Forums have been successfully implemented; acquired guidance on good practices related to consultation during implementation and Permanent Multi-Stakeholder Consultation Forums; and identified concrete ideas or action-items related to the content of the session that could be implemented in participants’ national OGP process.

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Aída Martínez Mórtola

Asesora Legal de la Oficina de Cooperación Técnica Internacional, Autoridad Nacional de Transparencia y Acceso a la Información (ANTAI)
Punto de contacto de Panamá para la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto (AGA). Asesora Legal de la Oficina de Cooperación Técnica Internacional de la Autoridad Nacional de Transparencia y Acceso a la Información (ANTAI), encargada de liderar los procesos de los Planes de Acción... Read More →

Thursday October 29, 2015 3:00pm - 4:00pm CST
Palacio de Minería