Data + Donuts is a morning speaker series and networking event that brings together the makers and doers that are changing local government from the ground up by harnessing technology and data to drive meaningful change. It is a joint, collaborative effort between the County of Los Angeles, the City of Los Angeles, and the local L.A. civic technology community.

Our speakers and networking sessions will delve into the latest topics in technology: Big Data, Platform as a Service, DevOps, Open Data, Analytics and Visualization, Community Engagement, Civic Technology and more.

Past Speakers

  • Ted Ross, General Manager & CIO, Information Technology Agency, City of Los Angeles
  • Jeramy Gray, Assistant Executive Officer – L.A. County Board of Supervisors, Executive Office, Los Angeles County
  • Umi Hsu, Digital Strategist/Senior Project Coordinator, City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles
  • Wendy Harn, Chief Data Officer, Sheriff, County of Los Angeles
  • Matt Petersen, Chief Sustainability Officer, Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti, City of Los Angeles
  • Helen Campbell, City Planning Associate, City of Los Angeles
  • Robert Mitchell V, Data Analyst, Skid Row Housing Trust
  • Mark Greninger, Chief Data Officer, County of Los Angeles
  • George Khalil, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), City of Riverside
  • Matthew Agustin, Research Associate, LA County Arts Commission
  • Karina Macias, Transportation Planning Associate II, LADOT, City of Los Angeles
  • Jeanne Holm, Transportation Planning Associate II, LADOT, City of Los Angeles
  • Rye Baerg, Senior Regional Planner, Southern California Association of Governments
  • Kimberly Clark, Urban Planner, Southern California Association of Governments
  • Nina Kin, Systems Analyst, County of Los Angeles
  • Erin Coleman, City Planner, City of Los Angeles
  • Erick Lopez, City Planner, City of Los Angeles
  • Lauren Steely, Data Scientist, Water Resource Management Group, MWD
  • Jon Neill, Chief Systems Analyst, Internal Services Department, County of Los Angeles
  • Hunter Owens, Senior Data Scientist, Information Technology Agency, City of Los Angeles
  • Marcel Porras, Director Shared Mobility Group, DOT, City of Los Angeles
  • Kegan Maher, Data Officer, City of Santa Monica
  • Javier Aguilar, Senior Regional Planner, Research and Analysis Department, Southern California Association of Governments
  • Mohammed Al Rawi, Chief Information Officer, Department of Parks and Recreation, County of Los Angeles