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#CICD International Digital Citizenship Conference

International Digital Citizenship Conference

Kursaal Congress Center. Donostia-San Sebastián.

Exploring the Digital Civilization
Speaker

Francisco Polo
Founder of Actuable

After years of providing companies and political parties with guidance on their Internet strategies, Francisco Polo founded Actuable.es two years ago. This platform, designed to enable «the public to join forces against injustice», has merged with Change.org to reach millions of people around the world.

Francisco Polo describes himself as a social entrepreneur, "I love working for the people who need me most, using my skills to put a stop to injustice and creating tools to empower as many people as possible so that they can do the same".

He is the founder of Actuable, a platform enabling people to start and win campaigns for social change, which became an overnight hit. It opened to the public in September 2010 and in less than a year had 2,000,000 registered users, making it the fastest growing start-up company in Spanish history and, without a doubt the fastest growing public platform ever. For this reason he received the Young Social Entrepreneur Prize this year.

Actuable and Change.org, reached an agreement in 2011 to join together and create the largest online activism platform in the world. Francisco Polo is currently the Managing Director for Spain of Change.org.

Speakers

Jeremy Silver

Jeremy Silver is a digital media entrepreneur, investor and adviser. He is Executive Chairman of Semetric, a real time analytics company, Chairman of ... »

Luis Murguia

Luis is an industrial engineer and has an M.A. in Strategic City Management. He is Mobility and Road Safety Advisor at the Basque-Navarre RAC and ... »

Robert Kaye

Robert is the founder and lead developer for MusicBrainz, and President and Executive Director of the MetaBrainz Foundation, the non-profit ... »

Álvaro Matías

Álvaro Matías has a bachelor?s degree in History of Art from the University of Valladolid and a Master?s degree in Cultural Heritage Management from ... »

David Osimo

David Osimo

He has more than 15 years of experience as advisor on information society and innovation policies in a variety of settings, inside and outside ... »

Julia López

Her personal interests are focused on studying how the application of new technologies can affect the life in the city, specially following the ... »

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  • diariovasco.com

PLATINUM SPONSOR:

  • Vodafone

GOLD SPONSORS:

  • Gipuzkoako Foru Aldundia - Diputación Foral de Gipuzkoa

SILVER SPONSOR:

  • Donostiako Sustapena – Fomento de San Sebastián
  • red.es
  • Grupo Spri
  • Donostia - San Sebastián 2016
  • Tecnalia
  • Eusko Jaurlaritza – Gobierno Vasco

COLLABORATORS:

  • San Sebastián Turismo
  • ISDI
  • AIC
  • Donostia Zinemaldia - Festival de San Sebastian
  • FNAC
  • Anteverti
  • Fundación Innovación Bankinter
  • San Telmo Museoa
  • 2 Pears
  • GrupoSade
  • ADEGI
  • SEA
  • Confebask
  • Cámara de Gipuzkoa
  • Cámara de Bilbao
  • Federación Mercantil de Gipuzkoa
  • Gaia
  • Enpresa Digitala
  • Deusto Business Alumni
  • Eurogap
  • Getin
  • UPV-Cursos de Verano
  • Berritzeguneak
  • Deusto Alumni
  • Tablet Army
  • 943 Magazine
  • Aulablog
  • Neofis
  • Welearning
  • Anfac
  • I2basque
  • Aptes
  • CodeSyntax
  • Grupo Consultores
  • Aerco-Psm