Manon Molins works for the Next-Generation Internet Foundation (Fing), specifically on personal data through the “MesInfos” project.
Fing – one of the Mydata 2016 conference organizers – is a nonprofit organization which creates, detects and shares novel and actionable ideas to anticipate digital transformations
For 5 years now, The “MesInfos” team has been exploring the Self Data scenario: the collection, use and sharing of personal data by and for individuals, under their complete control and designed to fulfill their own needs and aspirations. To improve one’s self-knowledge, evaluate past decisions, make better and more informed choices in the present, share information and collaborate with others, contribute to common endeavours…
The goal of the MesInfos project – thanks to white papers, workshops, events but also an experiment in 2013 and a pilot in 2016 – is to engage organizations in giving back to their customers the data they have on them, to restore trust and the balance of powers.