In preparation for the Fifth Elephant, HasGeek hosted a panel on how the 2014 elections used technology and data. You can watch the discussion below.
Panel Discussion – How do we build a citizen IMS? Understanding the role of data when participating in democracy.
Raghunandan Thoniparambil, Former Joint Secretary – Minister of Panchayati Raj; Meera K, Oorvani Foundation; Nirbheek Chauhan; theBallot.in Moderator, Nisha Thompson
At this years Open Data Camp Bangalore Mr. T. S. Krishnamurthy addressed the audience.
Taruvai Subayya Krishnamurthy (born 1941) was the Chief Election Commissioner (C.E.C) of India (February 2004 – May 2005). His main assignment as C.E.C was to oversee the 2004 elections to the Lok Sabha. He was known for his integrity and a polite yet firm fist with which he handled all sensitive assignments throughout his career.He had earlier served in the Election Commission of India as a commissioner since January 2000.