Organizing Committee

Daily operations relating to the WDC programme are managed by the WDC Organising Committee from within the WDO Office. These tasks include contract management, funding opportunities, international cooperation, bid process management, relations with potential participants and collaborators, WDC brand management, execution of strategic directions, programme support, WDC Signature events, preliminary applications review, etc.

Gianfranco Zaccai

Gianfranco Zaccai

WDC Organizing Committee Chair
Co-founder and President, Continuum

Jessica Hanson

Jessica Hanson

WDC Programme Manager, WDO

Dilki de Silva

Dilki de Silva

Secretary General, WDO

Andrea Springer

Andrea Springer

Director Strategic Alliances, WDO

Allison DaCosta

Allison DaCosta

Operations Manager, WDO

Augie Van Biljouw

Augie Van Biljouw

Director of Communications, WDO