SPEAKER - smart dublin
Nicola is the Community Manager and Open Data Co-ordinator for the Smart Dublin open data portal, Dublinked. Smart Dublin is an initiative of the four Dublin local authorities to improve the Dublin region through the use of technology. Nicola is the Dublin pilot lead for the Horizon 2020 Route to PA project aiming to engage citizens and public administrations around the topic of open data. Nicola is also the lead Smart Dublin representative for the Small Business and Innovation Research (SBIR) Challenge around Illegal Dumping in the Dublin Region. Nicola holds a BA in Information and Library Studies from University College Dublin and has over 15 years experience in both private and public administration.