Open Knowledge Portugal works on strengthening and expanding the open knowledge community in Portugal through event organizing, outreach and social gatherings. The group has been active in the the Open Knowledge network since February 2015.
Ricardo co-founded and facilitates the activities of Transparência Hackday Portugal, Portugal's open data collective.
Coming from a communications design background and an MA in Media Design, he has been busy developing tools and projects spanning the fields of typography, open data, information visualization and web technologies.
Ricardo co-founded the Porto office of Journalism++, the data-driven journalism agency, where he takes the role of designer and data architect along with Ana Isabel Carvalho. Ana and Ricardo also run the Manufactura Independente design research studio, focusing on libre culture and open design.
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