Vinicius Russo

Innovation consultant and Civic Hacker in Budapest, Hungary

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Background in Software Development, IT, Games, Politics, Globalization and Culture.

Co-founder of movements to change electoral system, qualify elections, and a digital culture hub. Coordinator of a political campaign to recycle politics, a government program crowdsourcing for a president candidate and a direct democracy experience at legislative.

Founder of Nucleo Digital Lab inside Sao Paulo City Hall, a government digital service experiment that designed with Urban Development Department the Strategic Master Plan law (2014), and the Goals Program platform (2013-2016) with Plannnig, Management and Budget Department, two initiatives that had international recognition (UN Habitat and World Summit Award).

Currently at Nucleo Digital, now a consulting firm for social and policy innovation. We already work with Culture Ministry of Brazil, Rede Sustentabilidade (Sustainability Network Party), ITS Rio, Gabinete Digital (RS) and World Bank.

In love with: Civic Tech, Government Digital Service, Politics Crowdfunding, Social Innovation, Shared Economy and Cryptocurrency.

  • Work
    • Núcleo Digital
  • Education
    • Graduate in Software Development
    • Postgradute in Globalization and Culture