Noteworthy Information
Reflections on MyData 2019 Conference  show on Slack
Gaston  

Empowering the individual through human-centric data governance in a world loaded with power-asymmetry: reflections on the MyData 2019 conference.

Social Programme - MyData 2019  show on Slack
Sille  

Join us for an amazing MyData after-hours experience: Welcome Gathering, Dinners, Sauna, Afterpart. Eat, Greet - Repeat!

Communication Tools for the Conference  show on Slack
Paul-Olivier Dehaye  

A wiki page that summarizes various communication informations for the MyData2019 conference.

Election software used by Boris Johnson and Donald Trump caught in Facebook privacy row  show on Slack
Esko  

Remember last week when I profiled NationBuilder, the election software used by both Boris Johnson and Donald Trump? Well, it turns out NationBuilder has been buying voters' data from a company accused by Facebook of vioolating its users' privacy.

Privacy Policy of Brella.io  show on Slack
Karolina Mackiewicz  

This year the MyData conference team offer to use the networking app Brella (available in the App Store & Google Play) with the joincode: MyData2019. But you should read the Privacy Policy of Brella.io since a few people felt not overly comfortable with the terms. It states: 'Our legitimate interest (for attendees) to manage and develop our customer & attendee relationships and further develop our business operations. You have a right to opt-out of direct marketing each time we provide marketing to you.'

MyData Gold Partner: Sitra  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

We wish to express our ever growing gratitude in here also to our long time supporter and partner the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra. Without them the road toward realizing the MyData vision would be much harder.

MyData 2019 Presenter Highlights  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

We are extremely happy to have these acclaimed people coming to the #MyData2019 conference and helping us make better use of #PersonalData a reality.

Keynote presenter: Audrey Tang (Digital Minister of Taiwan)  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

Keynote presenter at the MyData2019: Audrey Tang, the Digital Minister of Taiwan is a free software programmer who has been described as one of the 'ten greats of Taiwanese computing personalities'.

Keynote presenter: Alexander Stubb (former Prime Minister of Finland)  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

Keynote presenter at the MyData2019: Alexander Stubb is the former Prime Minister of Finland and currently the Vice President of the European Investment Bank.

The MyData Operator  show on Slack
Joss  

This week was another planning call for the MyData operator workshop. The session description currently is: 'An outcome-orientated, multi-stakeholder workshop to better define the role of the Operator within the MyData ecosystem. The session will include perspectives from Japanese data banks, US fiduciaries, and global intermediaries with existing public and private-sector practitioners. The aim of the workshop will be to develop the direction and working party for a whitepaper to be published in 2019.'

MyData 2019 comms and marketing 101 for the community  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

Anna Ansku Tuomainen has created a folder (linked in the title) to support us in communicating MyData. The 101 doc is currently mostly about the conference but you are encouraged to creatively use the materials also for any comms needs you have. Also important is to remember to tag @mydataorg in your tweets and posts so those can be forwarded in the main channel.

Interview with Rob van Kranenburg  show on Slack
VladiKup  

Rob van Kranenburg is the founder of the Internet of Things Council and he confirmed to come to the MyData2019 conference.

The MyData 2019 conference is an official side event of Finland's EU Presidency.  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

Remember that the EARLY BIRD prices are ending 16th of June.

MyData 2019 conference prgoramme launch & the Hub Finland Kickoff on 10th June 2019  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

Tune in to the Twitter livestream (@mydataorg) of the MyData 2019 programme launch and if you are in Helsinki join us in person for the celebration.

Presenter Cards for MyData2019 are available  show on Slack
apoikola  

We are doing individual "presenter cards" for all presenters. Idea is that you can share in twitter etc.


Questions Asked
Short video clips during conference  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

Does anyone have experience and/or interest to make short video clips during the conference? Or do you know anyone who could do this? The idea is to do short interviews with participants and post them on the social media. Similar to the interview with Kaliya Yount at MyData2018

Hub Initiators come together  show on Slack
Paul-Olivier Dehaye  

Is there a moment currently planned for hub initiators to discuss together? What works, what doesn't, how they could work better together, etc. I am encountering some success coalition building in Geneva and would want to share those experiences with others. And seek synergies.

A giant world map of the conference  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen  

Shout out - who wants to help make a giant world map for the conference? Needs a bit of research and testing e.g. the Oodi library facilities in Helsinki and some printing houses. Goal: visualise the community on a map!

@Initiators: Participate to Design Thematic Group  show on Slack
Sille  

As you might have seen across different MyData conferences, the design has been quite steadily been developed as one of the important tracks. Some are planning to establish now a thematic group around design and will host a session at the MyData conference to raise interest and clarify the goals and action plans for the group together with likeminded people. You are invited to participate in the meetup and also to get to know the initiators and their plans.

Submit Your Hub's / Group's Information for the MyData 2019 Poster  show on Slack
Sille  

As a recap, we’ve agreed in the previous MyData community calls and online chats, to develop a poster for each active MyData local hub and thematic group which would present the key highlights of your initiative and a possibility to get engaged. Please submit your information by September 1st!

Spread the Message  show on Slack
Karolina Mackiewicz  

Are you coming to #MyData2019 conference? Let's spread the message and let's be proud of this awesome event MyData Community is putting together!

Volunteer for MyData 2019  show on Slack
Karolina Mackiewicz  

We are looking for fantastic and enthusiastic people to help us 25-27 September. If you are MyData-minded already or want to get to know MyData better, be part of dynamic community and get your ticket to #MyData2019 for free: fill in the volunteer form!

Initiatives Posters  show on Slack
Sille  

As discussed in the last monthly community telco, we suggest a way how all MyData initiatives could be represented at the MyData 2019 conference to promote themselves - developing a poster that shows the key elements of your hub / thematic group and a way to get engaged.

Please share MyData2019 message on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn  show on Slack
Ansku Tuomainen  

This year we have thrilling possibilities to reach influence on political level because The MyData 2019 conference is officially an associated event of Finland's EU Presidency!

Should we create posters from all initiatives for the MyData 2019 conference?  show on Slack
Sille  

@John W. suggested to organise a semi-facilitated networking meeting at the conference, where all MyData initiatives could share what they're up to and learn from each other. Sille added: What do you think of the idea to organise a 'Initiatives lounge' where we could post posters from all Initiatives, what are your ongoings, what are your plans for the coming months, who are the people stewarding the hubs and how to get in contact with you?