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2010 is the year of participatory platforms

2010 is the year of participatory platforms

Counting Gov 2.0 milestones and millstones with US CTO Aneesh Chopra.

In an exclusive interview last week at Gov 2.0 Summit, US CTO Aneesh
Chopra answered questions about the challenges of implementing open
government, reaching an increasingly mobile citizenry, addressing the
digital divide and stimulating innovation.

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Data and simplicity can build the government platform

Aneesh Chopra and Tim O'Reilly on government as a platform, open data and more.

Tim O'Reilly and Aneesh Chopra, Federal Chief Technology Officer, had a wide-ranging discussion at this week's Gov 2.0 Expo in Washington D.C. Here's archived video and a breakdown of key insights from their chat.

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Why Aneesh Chopra is a Great Choice for Federal CTO

Why Aneesh Chopra is a Great Choice for Federal CTO

The news has now been leaked that President Obama intends to nominate Aneesh Chopra as the nation’s first Chief Technology Officer. Chopra may not be a Valley guy, but Silicon Valley is going to like him a lot. He’s energetic, insightful and can speak the language (again, watch the video). He’s no bureaucrat. Aneesh Chopra is a rock star. He’s a brilliant, thoughtful change-maker. He knows technology, he knows government, and he knows how to put the two together to solve real problems.

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