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We are a non-profit, driven by our values. We work with public, private and research partners as well as community stakeholders to foster effective, responsible, and collaborative use of data and technology and solve complex problems.

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For data and technology that empower transparent, accountable and inclusive communities.


Open North drives research, capacity-building and network collaboration across and within sectors to advance the responsible and effective use of data & technology.

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Our Team

Our dynamic team comprises members from diverse backgrounds in a variety of sectors, with specialized expertise in government, strategic and operational planning, community building, information technology, applied research, international development and policy development.

Nancy Lazo

Office Manager

Nabeel Ahmed

Senior Program Officer

Megan Wylie

Research Analyst

Steven Coutts

Research Analyst

Miranda Sculthorp

Senior Research Analyst

Sarah Gagnon-Turcotte

Director of the Applied Research Lab

Peck Sangiambut

Applied Research Lead

Jean-Noé Landry

Executive Director

Maria Tomovic

Manager - Advisory Services

Lana Petraznyk

Director of Operations

Yasmin Rajabi

Program Manager

Lauriane Gorce

Senior Program Officer (ARL)

Marie Plamondon


Lucas Mesquita


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