Role in the project: Daniel Dietrich provides DIGIWHIST with his expert knowledge on open data.
Biography: Daniel Dietrich is a digital rights and freedom of speech enthusiast and an open data evangelist. He is a researcher, activist, author and curator at the intersection of media, technology and society. He works as an independent researcher and consultant on open government, open data, transparency and citizen engagement and is the chairman of the board at the Open Knowledge Foundation Deutschland. He is interested in empowering people through open knowledge and use technology to help make the world a little bit better.