Geraldine de Bastion …

works in the field of information and communication technologies in development cooperation, with a focus on open source technology in Africa and digital political communication. Geraldine has worked for the open source agency newthinking communications and is a member of FOSSFA the pan African Association for Open Source Software. Today Geraldine works with different technology organisations, bloggers and Internet communities across Africa, helps to organise the Global innovation Gathering (GIG) at re:public, one of Europe’s leading events on Internet and Society. She is a co-founder of the Konnektiv agency for education and development, and Berlin’s Digital Unite association.