On September 29th I had the pleasure of participating in a panel discussion at the NASCIO annual conference on the value of open data.
Entitled “Open Data: Is the Value Real?,” the panel also included:
Dale Hartman, IT Service Delivery Manager, King County Elections Washington
Carolyn Parnell, Chief Information Officer, State of Minnesota
Barbara L. Cohn, Chief Data Officer, New York Office of Information Technology Services
Emily Shaw, National Policy Manager, Sunlight Foundation
During our talk, we had a chance to dive in deep on the real value of open data for governments. One of the most encouraging takeaways for me was that the vast majority of attendees at this year’s NASCIO annual conference understood what open data was,…
Tags: Civic Hacking, Civic Engagement, Open Data