Juan Pane is a researcher in the field of Open Data for the Latin American Open Data Initiative (ILDA) and the Polytechnic Faculty of the National University of Asunción, Paraguay (FP-UNA). He also serves as a consultant in projects related to Open Data, transparency and, in particular, the Open Contracting Data Standard for the Democracy and Governance Program (USAID-CEAMSO), also for the World Bank, and the Organization of the American States (OAS).
He has contributed to the development of open data policies and transparency portals in Paraguay and also for the open data-working group of the Open Government Alliance. He has led the development of semantic tools for the open data portal of the Province of Trento, Italy.
He is an Informatics Engineer from the FP-UNA and PhD in Computer Science from the University of Trento, Italy. He published around 20 scientific publications and 6 articles in scientific journals.