3 October 2011
I’m excited to announce the Open Forum Foundation’s very first official publication:
A Guide to Owning Transparency
How Federal Agencies can Implement and Benefit from Transparency
This work is based on the in-person discussions hosted during the Focus Forum Owning Transparency: People, Processes, and Technology at the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) on February 18th, 2011 and contains some remarkable contributions by a host of academic authors that have been involved in OPM’s Open Government implementation since the beginning.
In addition, the fabulous Maxine Teller helped edit the document!
Here’s the Executive Summary – check it out. »
NASA hosted an open discussion about how their open source software policies restrict their ability to use, develop, and release software. Together, we broke new ground on engaging remote participants and connected remote and in-person discussions in exciting new ways!