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Discover the story behind #EmpoderaLIVE 2019 key speakers. How the civic and sustainable use of technology is changing our way to create solutions to the global challenges.

Speakers #EmpoderaLIVE 2019

Do not miss anything at #empoderaLIVE 2019 "Civic technlogy for the global challenges", here you will find all the schedules and activities. Two intense days to discover inspiring people and initiatives.

Official Agenda 2019

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This year 2019 the topic of #empoderaLIVE is “Civic technlogy for the global challenges” The 21st century is the century of citizenship and technology offers each person the possibility to take a lead part facing global challenges. Offers the chance to create, to do, to participate. Be part of a transformation with global impact. Come and discover inspiring stories of people who are changing the world

Speakers 2019

Agenda 2019

Day 1
16 Sep 2019
Day 2
17 Sep 2019
09:30 - 10:00


Empodera LIVE 2019 official opening

Gitanjali Sah

Open Hardware: Open and collaborative technology made by and for citizens

David Cuartielles. One of the creators of Open Hardware y co-Founder of Arduino
David Cuartielles

Civic Governance: Creativity as the basis for participation

Shuyang Lin, co-Founder Taiwan’s Public Space for Digital Participation PDIS, founder of Creative Coding Taipei
Shuyang Lin
11:30 - 12:00

Networking – Coffee

Native Scientist, addressing educational gaps through scientific dissemination

Joana Moscoso, co-Founder of Native Scientist
Joana Moscoso

Wefarm.org: Innovation to reach 1 billion farmers worldwide

Kenny Ewan, Founder and CEO of Wefarm.org
Kenny Ewan

T3chfest, Science in the Parliament and other projects to foster technological and scientific dissemination initiatives

Nerea Luis, Founder T3chFest, Artificial Intelligence Engineer en Sngular
Nerea Luis

Faircap: Low Cost technological solutions to facilitate access to drinking water

Mauricio Cordova, Founder of Faircap.org
Mauricio Cordova
14:15 - 15:45


The quantum computing revolution before the global challenges

Alba Cervera Lierta, Researcher and expert in quantum computing
Alba Cervera Lierta

Maker Spaces: The power of Digital Manufacturing as an engine of social and educational change

César García Saez, Co-founder of Makespace Madrid
César Gracía Saez

Big Data with social impact: Returning the value of the data to citizens

Inés Huertas, Big Data & Machine Learning Advisor
Inés Huertas

Jam Session, experiences on civic technology for the global challenges

18:15 - 18:30

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Access to energy resources for the economic empowerment of women

Fiza Farhan, Global Development Advisor at the United Nations High Level Panel “Women´s Economic Empowerment”, former director of Buksh Energy
Fiza Farhan

Information and Communication Technologies to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals

Gitanjali Sah
11:45 - 12:15

Networking – Coffee

Challenges of an open and distributed economy: The social impact of Blockchain

Garrick Hileman, Head of Research in Blockchain.com and co-Fundador of Mosaic.io
Garrick Hileman

Universal access to knowledge and free culture

María Sefidari, President of Wikimedia Foundation.
María Sefidari

EmpoderaLIVE 2019 Closing

  • Ruth Sarabia, ouncilor of the Area of Citizen Participation, Migration, External Action, Development Cooperation, Transparency and Good Governance of the City of Malaga.
  • Susana Carillo, Councilor Delegate of the Urban Digitalization Innovation Area of the City of Malaga.
  • Yolanda Rueda, Founder and current President of Fundación Cibervoluntarios
14:10 - 14:25

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