OGI 3-4 – The Open Government Toolkit: New Technologies for a New Kind of Government

05/05/10

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Steve Drucker

President

Fig Leaf Software (VOSB)

Wyatt Kash

Wyatt Kash

Facilitator

Director of Event Content Strategy & Editor-at-Large

1105 Government Information Group

Dan Kasun

Daniel Kasun

Sr. Director

US Public Sector Evangelism , Microsoft Corporation

As government agencies move toward transparency and collaboration, they’ll need to think differently about the tools and technologies they use to gather and share data and to communicate internally and externally. Crowdsourcing technologies, social media networks, and cloud computing will all be game changers. In this session, a panel of experts will discuss:

> The tools and technologies agencies need right now, as well as what’s on the horizon

> What new skills or knowledge will be required of employees to successfully fulfill open government mandates