Marlies Rikken

Programme steward, Advisor at InnoValor

Marlies Rikken is a researcher and advisor specialising in personal data management and co-innovation projects, based in the Netherlands. Her experience ranges across diverse sectors. Examples are projects for MedMij (healthcare), Regie op Gegevens (public), EDUmij (education), SIVI (financial) Blauwe Knop, and many others. Her projects vary from user research, to roadmapping scenario’s for solutions, to defining the basic functions of operators, but always have a personal data component.

Marlies volunteers for MyData Global since 2018. Specifically working on building the MyData hub in the Netherlands and by contributing to the MyData operator thematic group.

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Marlies Rikken can be seen in:

UX Blueprint: Design the MyData Operator Session Room 7
08:45-10:15 UTC+0 | Thursday 10 Dec
Finding valid operator business models Session Room 9
14:45-16:15 UTC+0 | Friday 11 Dec