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Virgile Deville

Open Source Politics
Civic tech entrepreneur @Open Source Politics @Democracy Earth and @Open Democracy Now
Graduated from Sciences Po Paris and HEC Montréal, Virgile is a civic tech entrepreneur. He co-founded Open Source Politics (OSP), a startup that implements open source civic tech software for public institutions. Last year OSP worked on over 20 online and offline consultation projects with different level of administration form the city of Paris to the French Digital Agency. He also represents Democracy Earth in Europe, an NGO that studies how we can use blockchain technologies to implement liquid democracy and explore new form of governance. Lastly he is also co-funded Open Democracy Now, a collective that organises hackathons to build open source software for open government. Between 2016 and 2017, 7 hackathons were organized gathering a lively community of 400 people and 30 projects.