David Cabo

Co­-founder and director, Civio Citizens Foundation

David Cabo is the co­founder and Director of the Civio Foundation, which promotes an engaged citizenry through transparency and data openness. Among Civio’s projects are dondevanmisimpuestos.es, a web for visualizing the annual budgets from Spanish public administrations, and ­ together with Access Info Europe ­ tuderechoasaber.es, an access to information site for Spain. His latest project is Quién Manda, a site displaying the relations and revolving doors between media, political and business spheres in Spain through annotated photos, journalistic articles and public data scraping. David also worked for Access Info Europe and mySociety in the launch of the european transparency site AsktheEU.org. M.Sc. in Software Engineering, and B.Sc. in Psychology, before focusing on Open Data and transparency David had extensive technical experience as senior developer, consultant and software architect in projects at British Telecom, HM Revenues & Customs, Accenture, Ericsson or BBVA Global Markets.

My Sessions

Data Journalism with Decide Madrid

Medialab Alameda 1

In collaboration with Fundació Civio, this datathon will share datasets of networks from Decide Madrid and demonstrate how to explore them with ONODO: the network visualisation tool developed by Civio and Eurecat within the CHEST projecthttp://onodo.org/en/. This is an open session but will be tailored towards citizens engaged in data science and data journalism. Hosted […]

Democracy Lab