Bianca has a dual background in technology and public engagement. She worked for several years in the tech sector in operations, training, infrastructure, and product management, most recently at Thomson Reuters. As a professional facilitator at Swerhun Inc., she designed, delivered and supported public consultation processes for various governments and government agencies. Bianca founded the Open Data Institute Toronto in 2014 and has been working on open data literacy with partners such as the Ontario Nonprofit Network, The Institute of Public Administration of Canada, and The Toronto Public Library. She is a guest lecturer and speaker on open data, open government, and public consultation.