About the Talk
September 24, 2012 5:00 AM
Richmond, VARichmond, VA
On his first day in office, President Obama directed the United States’ first Chief Technology Officer, Aneesh Chopra, to develop a more open and transparent government. Chopra was tasked with the massive challenge of ushering in a new era of collaboration with the private sector, one which focused on creating the jobs and industries of the future.
In this plenary talk, Aneesh will detail how open government and open access to information can improve our system of higher education and our democracy while fueling innovation for the future.