Tim Docking leads IBM's Emerging Markets Funding group, a center of competence on international development finance. Prior to joining IBM in 2008, he was Senior Advisor to the CEO of the Millennium Challenge Corporation.
The smart application of technology could provide answers to many of the world's challenges, but it is data — when mined well — that could provide the foundation for smarter, more sustainable and resilient societies. An exclusive op-ed from IBM Corp.'s Tim Docking.
The rise of electronic data in emerging markets means that new forms of monitoring and evaluation are now possible. The status quo of post-hoc impact evaluations for international development interventions must change, writes IBM’s Tim Docking.