Dominic “Doc” Ligot

Founder, Chief Technology Officer


Data analyst, researcher, software developer, entrepreneur, and technologist. Advocate for data literacy, data ethics, and social impact from data. His current work focuses on human rights, public health, food security, political risk, and fighting disinformation infodemics through the use of computational social science, social listening, remote sensing, artificial intelligence, and data engineering.

Dominic founded CirroLytix, a social impact data analytics company, and co-founded Data Ethics PH, an online community focused on social issues such as data privacy, data security, AI-driven discrimination, data liabilities, data ownership rights, and data poverty. Doc also co-founded the Analytics Association of the Philippines (AAP) and is a Board of Trustees member of the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ). 

Doc’s teams are back-to-back global winners in the NASA International Space Apps Challenge for data-driven dengue surveillance and COVID-19 global pandemic response monitoring and also the Global Winner of the Technology Award in the EO Dashboard Hackathon for mobility and air quality.