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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

Jody Orsborn

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Robert Kaye

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Guillermo González

Guillermo González

Guillermo González is Head of Business Development at Warner Music. He heads up the Digital Department, whose main customers are Spotify, iTunes and ... »

Mikel Agirregabiria

Mikel Agirregabiria is the coordinator of Sarezkuntza at the Department of Education, Language Policy and Culture and Head of Educational Innovation ... »

Kirsti Lonka

Kirsti Lonka

Her specialties are higher education, medical education and postgraduate education (PhD students). In the area of academic writing, her work has ... »

Jordi Puigneró

Jordi Puigneró earned a degree in Information Systems from theUniversityofSurrey(England) in 1997. He later worked as an analyst-programmer at the ... »

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GOLD SPONSORS:

  • Gipuzkoako Foru Aldundia - Diputación Foral de Gipuzkoa

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  • 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