We foster productive discussions, involving all the relevant participants, on the topic of personal data, by creating spaces, lead initiatives and build curated information commons using a collaborative semantic knowledge base (Wikibase)
Recent activities organized in partnership with Personaldata.IO:
- Practical and hands-on workshop mapping of Geneva and its actors in order to understand its ecosystem of innovation and the energies driving that. We discussed and worked on other local mapping projects brought by the participants trying to understand the potential of intangible infrastructure mapping efforts.
Technical meetup presenting some solutions that are currently being built to encourage a human-centric data economy: Salman Farmanfarmaian described his handcrafted solution called Freezr http://freezr.info/ ; Soheil Human (of MyData Austria & the Vienna University of Economics and Business), illustrated the EXPEDiTE project ( https://www.expedite-project.eu/ ).
Participatory Investigation with the Swiss newspaper Le Temps.A group of readers will be accompanied by Personaldata.io to formulate a Subject Access Request to obtain a copy of their personal data from different companies such as telephone operators, insurance companies or social networks. This participatory experience aims to inform and raise awareness among all readers about the control of personal data on the web.