How Open Data and a Few Good Apps are Changing Government

A session at WebVisions Portland 2012

  • Bibiana McHugh
  • Corinne Erly Brown
  • Rick Nixon

Friday 18th May, 2012

10:15am to 11:00am (PST)

Join a panel of government and open data experts for a discussion on how the web and mobile devices - along with open data initiatives - have helped to improve the ability of state and local government to communicate with and empower citizens, build business opportunities and entrepreuerism, promote transportation options, improve livability and more. Panelists will also discuss open data, app challenges and other initiatives that have produced apps that support a city or state's goals.

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Bibiana McHugh


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Corinne Erly Brown

Seattle Public Utilities

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Rick Nixon

City of Portland

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Time 10:15am11:00am PST

Date Fri 18th May 2012

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