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Julia Kloiber

Open Knowledge Foundation Germany
Project Lead Civic Tech and Open Data

Julia Kloiber is a project lead for Open Knowledge Foundation Deutschland (since 2012) and an active member of Digitale Gesellschaft e.V. She has a background in design and media studies and works on projects focused on topics including free knowledge, Open Data, civic tech, net politics and design. In the past couple of years she was running a series of community programs to foster the reuse of Open Data e.g. Germanys first Civic Tech Incubator. Her latest project is Code for Germany (in collaboration with Code for America) - a civic tech community with 20 labs all across Germany. She’s working closely with governments and companies on Open Data projects. She recently gave a TED talk on „Coding for the public good“.