Olga Kononykhina

data scientist, data consultant

Main focus: data and society

Twitter handle: @bettermeasured

Websites/blogs: http://www.bettermeasured.world/ , https://www.linkedin.com/in/okononykhina , 2

Languages: English, Russian

City: Berlin

Country: Germany

Topics: data visualization, data science, evaluation, arts, civil society, culture, dataviz, corporate engagement, data-driven decision making, impact measurement


I crunch numbers, create #dataviz, answer data-questions, tell data-stories and facilitate workshops about #arts #culture #ngo #civilsociety #governance #corporatecitizenship

I am a quantitative sociologist & data scientist (12 years of experience). My work centers on national and international data-driven projects in the fields of cultural indicators, civil society, nonprofit statistics, corporate citizenship, governance, democracy.
I conducted projects for UNESCO, Council of Europe, Goethe Institute, the British Council, German foreign ministry, Nigerian stock exchange, foundations and nonprofits.
I hold degrees in sociology and in applied mathematics and informatics and working on my PhD on the side.

I share my professional time between ZiviZ im Stifterverband and freelance consulting, collaborating with Kulturgut-Consultancy.
And devote my free time to the art of living in Berlin.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

World Forum for Democracy

November 7-9th 2017: Panel Speaker at the World Forum for Democracy (Strasbourg)

This talk is in: English
D-Caf Art Contemporary Art Festival (Cairo, Egypt)

March 11-14 2018: Facilitator Cultural Value Project Workshop - D-Caf Art Contemporary Art Festival (Cairo, Egypt)

This talk is in: English
International Civil Service Effectiveness Index launch (Blavatnik School of Government - Oxford)

September 4th 2017: Panel speaker at the launch of the International Civil Service Effectiveness Index (Blavatnik School of Government - Oxford)

This talk is in: English