Finalists – Challenge 1

Digiotouch

4th place in challenge 1

Digiotouch provides digital transformation of the EU trade through intelligence generation for public sector, companies and citizens.

Soumya Kanti Datta
Soumya Kanti Datta

Founder and CEO, Digiotouch

 

EURI Trends

2nd place in challenge 1

EURI Trends and gaps provides an enhanced visualisation and analysis tool on R&I EU funding data cross-referenced with EU data on venture capital investments and R&D expenditures.

Teresa Barrueco
Teresa Barrueco

Data scientist, EURI Trends

Dana Lintea
Dana Lintea

Data analyst, EURI Trends

 

Medicatio

1st place in challenge 1

Medicatio applies cutting-edge technology solely for the purpose of making a more user-friendly information environment on medicines for all European languages.

Willy Duville
Willy Duville

Computer engineer and co-founder, Medicatio

Miwon Seo
Miwon Seo

Sociologist (Ph.D candidate) and co-founder, Medicatio 

 

MEPWatch.eu

3rd place in challenge 1

Score your MEP on the issues you care about: closing the knowledge gap and promoting fact-based CSO campaigning for the European elections.

Xavier Dutoit
Xavier Dutoit

Open data activist and tech innovator

Julia Krzyszkowska
Julia Krzyszkowska 

CSO activist and digital campaigner

 

Finalists – Challenge 2

INCM

2nd place in challenge 2

ELI on the go! This project aims to create a mobile app that connects all legislation through an optimized search and visualisation aids easily shareable through push notifications to other users.

Miguel Palma
Miguel Palma

Technical specialist, INCM (Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda)

Miguel Silva
Miguel Silva

Technical specialist, INCM (Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda)

 

LAWANNOTATIONS

4th place in challenge 2

German and English documents published by parliaments or city councils are automatically modified so that law references are linked to ELI URLs.

Andreas Kuckartz
Andreas Kuckartz

LAWANNOTATIONS

 

Lexparency

1st place in challenge 2

A smarter way to search and navigate legislations.

Martin Heimsoth
Martin Heimsoth

Developer, Lexparency.org

Harshvardhan J. Pandit
Harshvardhan J. Pandit 

PhD researcher, ADAPT Centre, Trinity College Dublin

 

LYNX

3rd place in challenge 2

We first propagate ELI relations between documents to the sentence level, and second learn from the existing links to discover new links.

Victor Mireles
Victor Mireles

Researcher, Semantic Web Company

Julian Moreno
Julian Moreno

Researcher, German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence

Artem Revenko
Artem Revenko 

Head of research, Semantic Web Company

 

Finalists – Challenge 3

Charles University

4th place in challenge 3

An online mapping tool visualises suppliers of EU governments’ public procurement, with a focus on companies abroad and in tax havens.

Petr Janský
Petr Janský

Assistant professor, Charles University

Miroslav Palanský
Miroslav Palanský

Researcher, Charles University

Jiří Skuhrovec
Jiří Skuhrovec

Researcher, Charles University and CEO, Datlab

 

Perfektio

3rd place in challenge 3

Using the open tender data, we will aim to visualise data relevant to open innovation and innovation procurement, in order to boost innovation procurement and information among businesses, government agencies and citizens.

Jonne Huotari
Jonne Huotari

Designer & developer, Perfektio

Perttu Lähteenlahti
Perttu Lähteenlahti

Designer & developer, Perfektio

Henri Malkki
Henri Malkki

CEO & developer, Perfektio

 

PublicBI

2nd place in challenge 3

BI solution for the benefit of the public to help them uncover hidden trends, patterns, correlations and anomalies in EU public procurement.

Rekha Bhaskaran Indira
Rekha Bhaskaran Indira 

Support, PublicBI

Anoop Kumar
Anoop Kumar 

Founder & managing director, PublicBI

 

Tenderlake

1st place in challenge 3

Tenderlake Genius - using AI to make it easier to identify relevant public contracts.

Flemming Madsen
Flemming Madsen

Managing director, Tenderlake

 

Finalists – Challenge 4

2 Think

4th place in challenge 4

FUSE is a data visualisation project to render 3D visual information about food consumption and toxic datasets on an EU map.

Roberto Capuano
Roberto Capuano

Co-founder, 2 Think

Loana Elisabeta Maier
Loana Elisabeta Maier

Co-founder, 2 Think

 

Coffice

3rd place in challenge 4

Do you eat healthy foods? Fill in the food-shopping list and discover risk factors of each food. Or learn more through detailed info sheets.

Stefano La Barbera
Stefano La Barbera

Project manager, Coffice

Francesco Lo Truglio
Francesco Lo Truglio

CEO, Coffice

Carlo Lucera
Carlo Lucera

Android Tech Development Leader, Coffice

 

Dazult

2nd place in challenge 4

OpenHESS uses open data to examine chemical food risks in Europe and shows how the EU reduces the risks to consumers from imported foods.

Paul Dempsey
Paul Dempsey

Scientific software consultant, Dazult

 

Open Food Facts

1st place in challenge 4

Integrate OpenFoodTox with Open Food Facts to show EU citizens what is in the food products they eat daily.

Stéphane Gigandet
Stéphane Gigandet

Founder, Open Food Facts

Pierre Slamich
Pierre Slamich 

Vice president, Open Food Facts

 

Speakers

Davide Arcella
Davide Arcella

Team leader, Exposure in the Risk Assessment, European Food Safety Agency

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Natalie Aristimuno Perez
Natalie Aristimuno Perez

Head of unit, Interoperability, DG DIGIT, European Commission

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António Carneiro
António Carneiro

Director, Dissemination and Reuse, Publications Office of the EU

John Dann
John Dann

Director for central legislation service, Ministry of state

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Norbert Hohn
Norbert Hohn

Chair of the jury - Deputy head of unit, EU Open Data and CORDIS, Publications Office of the EU

Tudor-Trestieni Ion
Tudor-Trestieni Ion

Policy officer public procurement, DG GROW, European Commission

Jeremy Itzcovitz
Jeremy Itzcovitz

Business analyst manager, Technology and Data, Transport for London

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Tanja Lahti
Tanja Lahti

Project manager, City of Helsinki

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Carmen Malagon
Carmen Malagon

Head of sector, Budget and Interoperability, Publications Office of the EU

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Jiri Pilar
Jiri Pilar

Legal and policy officer, DG CONNECT, European Commission

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Heiko Richter
Heiko Richter

Doctoral student and junior research fellow, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition

Anna Sienicka
Anna Sienicka

Vice president, Techsoup Europe

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Rudolf Strohmeier
Dr. Rudolf Strohmeier

Director-General, Publications Office of the EU

Dinand Tinholt
Dinand Tinholt

Vice president, Capgemini Consulting, European Data Portal consortium

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Sander van der Waal
Sander van der Waal

Head of Network and Partnerships, Open Knowledge International

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Agnieszka Zając
Agnieszka Zając

Head of sector, EU Open Data, Publications Office of the EU

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Jury members

Davide Arcella
Davide Arcella

Team leader, Exposure in the Risk Assessment, European Food Safety Agency

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Andreas Belschner
Andreas Belschner

Strategic account manager, Salesforce

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Benjamin Carpano
Benjamin Carpano

CEO and open data entrepreneur, ReportLinker

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Thierry Coopman
Thierry Coopman

Head of product SMB business line, Ingenico Group

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John Dann
John Dann

Director for central legislation service, Ministry of state

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Santiago Fidel
Santiago Fidel

Programme manager, Interoperability solutions for public administrations, DG DIGIT, European Commission

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Norbert Hohn
Norbert Hohn

Chair of the jury - Deputy head of unit, EU Open Data and CORDIS, Publications Office of the EU

Esther Huyer
Esther Huyer

Consultant — digital transformation, Capgemini Consulting, European Data Portal Consortium

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Tudor-Trestieni Ion
Tudor-Trestieni Ion

Policy officer public procurement, DG GROW, European Commission

Carmen Malagon
Carmen Malagon

Head of sector, Budget and Interoperability, Publications Office of the EU

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Cesare Mazza
Cesare Mazza

Business analyst, European Food Safety Authority

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Nicolas Perard
Nicolas Perard

Investment manager, European Investment Fund

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Veronica Stefan
Veronica Stefan

Founder, Digital Citizens Romania - think tank

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Andreas Thanopoulos
Andreas Thanopoulos

CEO and founder, winner of the EU Datathon 2017, C4P

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Moderator

Jennifer Baker
Jennifer Baker

EU tech policy reporter

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