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Open and Innovative Government – Enabling Collaboration

New GovLoop GroupEnabling Collaboration: Open and Innovative Government

“I direct the Chief Technology Officer, in coordination with the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Administrator of General Services, to coordinate the development by appropriate executive departments and agencies, within 120 days, of recommendations for an Open Government Directive, to be issued by the Director of OMB, that instructs executive departments and agencies to take specific actions implementing the principles set forth in this memorandum.” – 21 January 2009 Release from the White House

Enabling Collaboration: Three Priorities for New Administration
– National Academy’s Collaboration Project

I know that we are all interested in seeing this move forward with all due speed. Countdown to 21 May 2009 is 105 days…

More on this project:

Federal Register Vol. 74, No. 15, Monday, January 26, 2009

The Green Hills of Earth – Gov Two Oh!

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Stephen Buckley

I believe it is five days earlier than May 26th.

Obama signed that Presidential Memorandum on Jan. 21st, so “within 120 days” makes it on or before May 21st.

Barry Everett

Thanks. I had a little trouble finding confirmation. I have made corrections. The Memo was published in the FR on 26 Jan 09.