Beth Noveck

Demand a more open-source government

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Filmed Jan 2012 at TEDGlobal 2012
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What can governments learn from the open-data revolution? In this stirring talk, Beth Noveck, the former deputy CTO at the White House, shares a vision of practical openness — connecting bureaucracies to citizens, sharing data, creating a truly participatory democracy. Imagine the "writable society" ...

Beth Noveck
/ Open-government expert

A lawyer by training and a techie by inclination, Beth Noveck works to build data transparency into government.  Full bio.

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