Noteworthy Information
MyData Operator  show on Slack
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Some interesting drawings about the different dimensions and approaches of PIMS (Personal Information Management System).

Steering Group starts preparing for autumn eletions  show on Slack
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In general the current board has good vibes and many would like to continue. We will start the candidate recruitment process by asking officially from all board members if they are willing to stand for re-elections. We will also interview their experiences and opinions on “ideal board composition” and in general seek their guidance for the process. Additionally, other aspects like number of board members were discussed.

Bottom-Up Data Trusts: Disturbing the ‘One Size Fits All’ Approach to Data Governance  show on Slack
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Delacroix and Lawrence emphasize the limits inherent in an ownership approach to data: at most, data ownership confers the kind of access rights that are similar to water rights.

AI Needs Your Data—and You Should Get Paid for It  show on Slack
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A new approach to training artificial intelligence algorithms involves paying people to submit medical data, and storing it in a blockchain-protected system.

Can you own your data?  show on Slack
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Arguments about data ownership... ”you can’t own legally, but ownership is also a social construct... more rights you have closer to ownership you feel”

Introducing Personal Data Exchanges & the Personal Data Economy  show on Slack
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The next big technological shift is to a world where every individual can manage and (optionally) monetise their personal data. Companies like Facebook and Google already make billions because they know everything about us via our online habits. What if we could take a cut? What if we could own and sell our data directly?

Tech companies organize two efforts to support personal data management  show on Slack
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...and both are called Open GDPR. Though unrelated, the initiatives reflect some of the ways the ad and marketing industry is organizing itself around its personal data responsibilities.

1st Reading Club Took Place  show on Slack
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This week the first reading club was held on Thursday and a number of interesting things were posted subsequently: @Fredrik Löfman posted an Economis article (Is Google an evil genius?) and an interesting article series on data-rights related issues. @Antti 'Jogi' Poikola proposed to read and discuss Laron Lanier, Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now next.

IHAN Pilot Projects  show on Slack
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Sitra implemented the call for funding applications as part of Sitra’s IHAN® – Human-Driven Data Economy focus area, which will run until 2021. Some projects started in 2018 and the rest will start in spring 2019. All projects will be finished in 2021.

Interview Template for Case Library  show on Slack
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An interesting project from MyData is the Case Library and this is a template based on one of the first interviews with Tilaajavastuu.

Data Portability Sandbox Reports  show on Slack
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This document is the final report on Data Mobility: the data portability growth opportunity for the UK economy, carried out for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) by Ctrl-Shift.

Paper about 'Return on Data'  show on Slack
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Consumers routinely supply personal data to technology companies in exchange for services. Yet, the relationship between the utility (U) consumers gain and the data (D) they supply - 'return on data' (ROD) - remains largely unexplored.

Reading Club - Shoshana Zuboff: The Age of Surveillance Capitalism  show on Slack
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The first reading club chat is in the coming week on July 11th.

MyData in Finland's Government Agenda  show on Slack
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The official english translation of the Finland's Government Agenda with several mentions of MyData has been published.

Presenter Cards for MyData2019 are available  show on Slack
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We are doing individual "presenter cards" for all presenters. Idea is that you can share in twitter etc.

LEDGER selects 16 human centric projects  show on Slack
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...working on decentralised technologies to enter its Venture Builder programme.


Questions Asked
Which personal data sources would be most useful to get easily portable?  show on Slack
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Here's a try for quick crowdsourcing the above question. The aim is to crate a top-20 list.

If there were 7 weeks time [...] who should one try to meet with MyData agenda?  show on Slack
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Focus on learning and building meaningful relationships, not in selling or money raising.


Apps & Services
Alt.ai
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Could be another potential candidate for the MyData Case Library.