(Local) Gov 2.0

(Local) Gov 2.0

We examine the good, the bad and the ugly of local "Government 2.0"...

Across the country, local and state governments are making it easier to access services and get information online. Others are opening up their data for third-party developers to build their own apps and websites. But many local technology initiatives fail to tap the potential of new platforms. We examine the good, the bad and the ugly of official websites and open government initiatives.


Bryan Sivak

Chief Innovation Officer, State of Maryland; former Chief Technology Officer, District of Columbia

Tom Lee

Director, Sunlight Labs

Alex Howard

Government 2.0 Correspondent, 
O’Reilly Media

Abhi Nemani

Director of Strategy and Communications at Code For America

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