VIDEO: Open Gov Directive Anniversary Q&A with White House

In case you missed the Open Government Directive One-Year Anniversary LIVE today, here’s the video:

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Some notes from Video:
-Dispersed knowledge – especially public input on rulemaking
-Shining light on IT investments from IT Dashboard
-Subcontracting data
-Challenge.gov platform – new applications, new innovations
-Shifting power from government to American people and making gov’t accountable
-All agency has met satisfactory requirements of Open Gov plans and milestones. Built Innovation Teams to make principles reality


2011 year focused on civic participation.
-Fostering ecosystems around data
-More on rulemaking
-Taping into expertise on American people