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Thursday, May 28 • 13:30 - 14:30
Companies: Putting Data to Work / Données ouvertes et le secteur privé

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The availability and demand for data has spurred a range of new and existing companies and institutions to offer new products and services that help to create, analyse and understand data. Find out about the different open data business models around the world, hear about a range a social, economic and developmental impact, and learn what it takes for as institution to succeed in the data business.
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La disponibilité des données et demande de celles-ci ont incité une foule d’entreprises et d’institutions nouvelles et existantes à offrir de nouveaux produits et services favorisant la création, l’analyse et la compréhension des données. Apprenez-en davantage sur les différents modèles de gestion des données ouvertes ailleurs dans le monde, prenez connaissance d’un éventail d’incidences sur la société, l’économie et le développement, et découvrez ce qu’il faut pour qu’une institution réussisse dans le domaine des données.

Moderators
avatar for Tariq Khokhar

Tariq Khokhar

The World Bank / la Banque mondiale
Tariq Khokhar is the World Bank's first data scientist and Open Data Evangelist. He works on developing new methods for creating, analyzing and visualizing data, and on making data openly accessible for public re-use. He's a mathematician and computer scientist by training who's interests lie where technology, transparency, poverty and data meet.

Speakers
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Brian Corey

Chief Operating Officer, Premise
Brian  Corey is Chief Operating Officer at Premise, overseeing all product, network, data collection and operations functions. Prior to joining Premise, he spent three years at Facebook working on leading edge Mobile, Wi-Fi and Internet.org products. Before Facebook, Brian held numerous executive roles at Brightstar Corporation, including CEO of ActivateIT, a Brightstar and Tech Data joint venture; Vice President of Global Business Development... Read More →
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Camilla Mahon

Imagery Specialist, Mapbox
Camilla is an imagery specialist at Mapbox where she works with the Satellite team to analyze environmental and remotely sensed data. She also works to facilitate the transition of traditional pipelines into fully open-source powered workflows. Camilla studied spatial statistics and advanced remote sensing at  Clark University. Having worked in community development and natural resource conservation, she is interested in... Read More →
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Laura Manley

Co-founder / Co-fondateur, Center for Open Data Enterprise
Laura Manley is the Co-Founder for the Center for Open Data Enterprise, where she leads partnerships and programs. As an open data advocate, Laura developed and launched the GovLab’s Open Data 500, the first comprehensive study of U.S. companies that use open government data to generate new business and develop new products and services. In addition to her work on open data, Laura has over 10 years of strategic planning experience... Read More →
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Mikel Maron

Presidential Innovation Fellow, U.S. Department of State
Mikel Maron is a programmer and geographer dedicated to community and humanitarian use of open source and open data. He has organized mapping projects in India, Palestine, Egypt, Swaziland and elsewhere with Ground Truth Initiative, and especially our flagship effort, Map Kibera, the first open source map of the slums of Nairobi. He’s a long time contributor to OpenStreetMap; and Founder and Board Member of Humanitarian OpenStreetMap... Read More →


Thursday May 28, 2015 13:30 - 14:30
2. Salon Ottawa

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