Lucia Abelenda Casalet

Director

FundaciĆ³n Avina, Mexico

Speaking In

The Impact of Civic Technology in Latin America

The panel share their thoughts and experiences about the path to impact for Civic Technology, followed by an open session.

Using examples from Latin America as a jumping off point, we then move on to a general discussion, aiming to arrive at applicable insights and actions for Civic Technology practitioners around the world.

Investing in the Future of Civic Tech

This panel discussion focuses on the changing nature of impact in relation to Civic Tech; how funders see and fund Civic Tech; what innovations funders would like to see coming out of the Civic Tech field in future; and what's needed in terms of impact measurement by funders and investors in order to support the field.

Funding impactful Civic Tech in Latin America

ALTEC is one of the most significant funders of Civic Tech in Latin America, supporting several prominent projects in the region.

The foundation has been working with researchers to understand the evolution and impact of Civic Tech projects, to derive useful lessons and make recommendations for similar initiatives.