Mark Braggins

Director, AHA Digital Ltd

Aude Charillon

Mark Braggins is Director of AHA Digital Ltd, which helps people and organisations connect with each other, aiming to make the most of the opportunities provided by ‘digital’, technology and (open) data.

He has led technology and business change projects across several sectors, including retail, financial services and local government.

Mark founded and is lead organiser of Open Data Camp - the national unconference for the open data movement.

In 2017 Mark co-authored Data for the community - a look at how data assets are being used at a local level - published on behalf of Power to Change.

Mark is an Associate of Southern Policy Centre Associates - the only think tank for central southern England - which hosts the Hampshire Node of the Open Data Institute (ODI).

Mark helps run BlueLightCamp - the occasional unconference and Hackathon for Emergency Services, and also runs Open Data Aha! which helps signpost to open data-related stories.

Photo credit: WN Bishop