Participants

Aditya Mohan, Skive it, Inc. (Observe)

Aditya Vashista, Research Assistant, Technologies for Emerging Markets Group, Microsoft Research India (Presenter)

Adrienne Aubin, Google (Observe)

Alexey Sidorenko, Director, Teplitsa of Social Technologies (Presenter)

Alissa Black, Director of the California Civic Innovation Project, New America Foundation (Invited speaker)

Anas Qtiesh, Checkdesk – Developing Citizen Journalism in the Arab Region, Meedan (Presenter)

Andrew Schrock, PhD student, USC Annenberg (Presenter)

Ankur Asthana, Individual (Observe)

Anna Gibson, Cisco Systems, Inc. (Observe)

Arlene Stevens, Community (Observe)

Ash Roughani, Public Innovation (Observe)

Asiya Wadud, Stanford University, Dept. of African Studies (Observe)

Bill Thies, Researcher, CGnet Swara: A Voice Portal for Citizen Journalism in Rural India (Presenter)

Camille Crittenden, Executive Director, Data and Democracy Initiative, UC Berkeley (Presenter)

Chi Hung Chong, Stanford University (Observe)

Chris Vein, Chief Innovation Officer for Global Technology Development, World Bank (Invited speaker)

Colm Doyle, Facebook (Observe)

Cristian Zapata, PhD Student, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP) Brasil (Presenter)

Daniel Posner, Professor, MIT (Invited speaker)

David Caragliano, Senior Program Officer, National Democratic Institute (Presenter)

David Herzog, Assistant Professor, Missouri School of Journalism (Invited speaker)

David Sasaki, Omidyar Network (Observe)

Djordje Padejski, Founder and Director, FOIA Machine, Center for Investigative Reporting (Presenter)

Donna Baranski-Walker, RebuildingAlliance (Observe)

Enrique Armijo, Assistant Professor, Elon University School of Law (Presenter)

Erin Pangilinan, Lead Her Forward (Observe)

Ethan McMahon, Program Analyst, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (Invited speaker)

Finnur Magnusson, Former CTO, Icelandic Constitution Council (Invited speaker)

Florencia Guerzovich, Transparency & Accountability Initiative (Observe)

Florencia Guerzovich, Transparency & Accountability Initiative (Observe)

Gabriela Rodriguez, Team Member, Datauy (Presenter)

Grant Gordon, Stanford Department of Political Science (Visitor) (Observe)

Grant Gordon, Stanford Department of Political Science (Visitor) (Observe)

Guy Grossman, Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania (Invited speaker)

Haiy Le, Stanford (Observe)

Helene Landemore, Assistant Professor, Yale University (Presenter)

howard dyckoff, oakland local correspondent (Observe)

Ilias Bartolini, ThoughtWorks (Observe)

Issa Pla, Professor and Researcher, Institute of Legal Research, UNAM (Presenter)

Janet Haven, Open Society Foundations (Observe)

Jeremy Weinstein, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Stanford University (Invited speaker)

Jeronimo Uribe, Stanford GSB (Observe)

Jerry Hall, Team Member, eCitizens.org (Presenter)

John Wonderlich, Policy Director, Sunlight Foundation (Invited speaker)

Joyce Lee, Visiting scholar at Stanford (Observe)

Juan-Pablo Velez, Civic Technologist, Open City Project (Invited speaker)

Katrin Verclas, Innovation Manager, National Democratic Institute (Presenter)

Ken Halbrecht, IBM / Sycomp (Observe)

Kenneth Huo, City of Palo Alto (Observe)

Kevin Choi, Stanford GSB (Observe)

Koebel Price, Senior Advisor of Citizen Participation, National Democratic Institute (Presenter)

Kwong Yung, Stanford University (Observe)

Lauren Kunis, Senior Program Officer, National Democratic Institute (Presenter)

Lawrence Repeta, Professor, Meiji University (Presenter)

Lelio DiGeronimo, Fundacion Avina (Observe)

Liliana Bounegru, Researcher, University of Amsterdam/European Journalism Centre (Presenter)

Lindsay Beck, Senior Program Assisant, National Democratic Institute (Presenter)

Lucia Casalet, Fundacion Avina (Observe)

Luke Heemsbergen, PhD Student, University of  Melbourne (Presenter)

Marcelo Cerna, Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) (Observe)

Marcio Pinto, Fundacion Avina (Observe)

Mark Dixon, IBM (Observe)

Matilda E Hanson, Svenska Dagbladet (Observe)

Mia Jamili,  (Observe)

Mike Liveright, WeMatter.com (Observe)

Mina Rady, Visiting Student, MIT (Invited speaker)

Miriam McCarthy, Transparency & Accountability Initiative (Observe)

Miriam McCarthy, Transparency & Accountability Initiative (Observe)

Nicholas Skytland, Program Manager for Open Government Initiative, NASA (Invited speaker)

Olusem Onigbinde, Co-founder, YourBudgit.com (Presenter)

Paivi Tiilikka, Professor, University of Helsinki (Invited speaker)

Rajan Vaish, UC Santa Cruz (Observe)

Rajesh Veeraraghavan, PhD Student, UC Berkeley School of Information (Presenter)

Rebecca Williams, Cities Alliance (Observe)

Robert Lee, Stanford Law (Observe)

Shannon Spanhake, Deputy Innovation Officer, City of San Francisco (Invited speaker)

Sheetal Singh, TechSoup Global (Observe)

Steven McCarthy, McCarthy Law Offices (Observe)

Tariq Khokhar, Open Data Evangelist, World Bank (Invited speaker)

Timothy Vollmer, Manager of Policy and Data, Creative Commons (Invited speaker)

Vanessa Herringshaw, Transparency & Accountability Initiative (Observe)

Whitney Smithers, Manager, Business Plan and Budget Coordination, The City of Calgary (Invited speaker)

Yonida Cali, Fellow Associate, eGovLab, Stockholm University (Presenter)

 

This is the complete list of people who will be presenting their work during the Right to information & technology conference.  The names are presented in alphabetical order.  We will be updating the website with longer bios soon.