DPI Seminar - What if “Open by Default” was easy?
Date and TimeThu, October 26, 2017 - 9:30 AM - Thu, October 26, 2017 - 11:45 AM
Rooms 205/207, Second Floor
55 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2
Tel: 613-563-1984 or 1-800-450-0077
08:30 - 09:00 - Registration and Breakfast
09:00 - 10:30 - Speaker
10:30 - 10:45 - Q&A, Thank you and Wrap-up
What if “Open by Default” was easy?
This highly-interactive workshop session will present what is meant by “Open by default” and engage the attendees in generating large and small ideas that will make it easier to release data and information by default instead of by exception.
Thomas Kearney | Senior Project Officer, Open Government Secretariat, Chief Information Officer Branch, TBS
Thom Kearney is an award winning teacher, passionate learner and public servant helping to tell stories and navigate changing landscapes.
In 2009 he helped Government of Canada departments be more open in their dealings between each with the GCpedia enterprise wiki. That experience convinced him that open really is better, and today he is leading the public consultations on Canada’s Second Action Plan on Open Government.
@ThomKearney is active on Twitter, and occasionally blogs at NuSum.wordpress.com. When he is not working he can likely be found somewhere near water with his two Golden Retrievers.