Miriam is co-founder of projects based in Mobile Applications and Location Intelligence technologies. For the past couple years Miriam has been highly involved in promoting OpenStreetmap increasing the participation of the community in Mexico and LatAm by giving workshops, conferences and coordinating efforts among Open Data key players. Currently she is involved in Open Data and data analysis initiatives that may lead to transparency to improve decision-making by governments and having a stronger citizen participation. Miriam has a Master in Science in International Business with a specialization in High Tech Entrepreneurship from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands and Skema Business School in France. Part of her academic formation has taken place in other institutions such as the Iberoamericana University, Beijing Language and Culture University and Stanford Graduate School of Business.