Ab Valesco

Manager, Innovation, Toronto Public Library

    Ab. Velasco started the role of Manager, Innovation at Toronto Public Library in February 2017. Ab. and his colleagues provide oversight on the library’s Digital Innovation Services and the related programs and partnerships, including those developed with the open data community. The library has hosted annual open data hackathons since 2015 and has hosted the Open Data Book Club – now called the Open Data Community Hub – since 2016.