510 EMBRACES SKILLED PROFESSIONAL & STUDENT VOLUNTEERS

When you join 510, you become part of a networked team of skilled staff and volunteers, all working towards our purpose to improve the speed, quality & cost-effectiveness of humanitarian aid by using and creating data and digital products.

We started with 3 people in 2016. Since then, we have grown into a larger agile team. We now have a mix of core and project staff working together with both professional and student volunteers. We also work together with data teams from the Red Cross in Malawi and Zambia.

Read the three-question ‘teamterviews’ below to get an idea of how their skills are helping 510 reach its purpose!

510 TEAMTERVIEW CHARLOTTE HOVENIER

Charlotte Hovenier has a BSc. in Geo Media & Design. She first worked as a graduate student and after her graduation she continued to work as a volunteer. Charlotte will soon start her new job as a junior graphic designer at a media company. How did you hear about 510? During my previous internship I…

510 TEAMTERVIEW JORIS WESTERVELD

Joris Westerveld has a MSc in Artificial Intelligence. He first worked as a graduate student and after his graduation he continued to work as a volunteer. How did you hear about 510? When I was looking for an internship for my thesis for the master Artificial Intelligence, my mother (who works for the Red Cross…

510 TEAMTERVIEW MAIKE MEIER

Maike Meier has a BSc in Mathematics and will soon start her MSc at the University of Oxford. She worked with us as an intern. How did you hear about 510? When I finished my BSc in Mathematics in February 2019, I was looking for a meaningful way to spend the half-year I had before…

510 TEAMTERVIEW ANNELIES RIEZEBOS

Annelies Riezebos studies an MSc in Statistical Science for the Life and Behavioural Sciences, with a specialisation in Data Science. She works with us through a collaboration between 510 and Ortec, and is currently writing her thesis. How did you hear about 510? Someone from Ortec came to a presentation day at my university, where…

510 TEAMTERVIEW JACOPO MARGUTTI

Jacopo Margutti has a PhD in Physics and joined us as a volunteer. He is now working as a Data Scientist at 510. How did you hear about 510?  It all started in a rather unremarkable way: a Facebook suggestion of a public event at the Humanity Hub in The Hague, which I decided to attend. There was a discussion…

510 TEAMTERVIEW MEREL VAN COOTEN

Merel van Cooten is a master student in Health Sciences at the VU Amsterdam. How did you hear about 510: Having had different internships in an academic environment, I wanted to do something else for my master internship. That was why I specifically searched for an internship at an organization such as the red cross;…

510 TEAMTERVIEW MARIJKE PANIS

Marijke Panis is a master student in Watermanagement with a specialisation in hydrology at Delft University of Technology. How did you hear about 510?  As part of my studies, I had the opportunity to work on a variety of (international) projects, which inspired me to combine my technical background with the humanitarian sector. My experience…

510 TEAMTERVIEW ELISE GARTON

Elise Garton is a master student in Global Health Research at VU Amsterdam. How did you hear about 510? I specifically searched for a global health internship that was not affiliated with an academic institution as I wanted to be part of a team environment, learn from colleagues with a variety of academic backgrounds, leverage my…

510 TEAMTERVIEW TITIA KUIPERS

Titia Kuipers is a master thesis student at 510. At TU Delft she follows the Engineering and Policy Analysis program. How did you hear about 510? During my study at the TU Delft, I attended a lecture where a humanitarian worker came to tell about his experience in the field in the Middle East. We…

510 TEAMTERVIEW AGATHE BUCHERIE

Agathe Bucherie was a master student in Hydrology and Disaster Risk Management. And starting the end of May 2019 she will be the technical project manager & trainer in 510 for Forecast Based Financing projects. How did you hear about 510? Long story before 510! I am a geoscientist as background, and I graduated in…

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