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Mme. Katalin Gallyas

City of Amsterdam

Since 4 years actively engaged with policy making in Amsterdam concerning Open Innovation Open Data. Promoting the value of open source, interoperable technological solutions for cities. She is coordinating currently 3 EU Innovation projects (Code4EU, Open Cities, City SDK) in Amsterdam to show the added value for Open Data, Open Source App Development and working with commons and smart toolkits of interoperable mobile app interfaces in cities. Responsible launching an OPen Innovation Program in Amsterdam . Engaged with creating new projects, and proposals (HORIZON2020) around Open Data / Big Data, Tech Acceleration and new SME's fundings. She operates between city governance, hackers, start ups and innovation agencies and believer of bottom up civic innovation and non proprietary open source operating systems.