WWW2010 : Open Government Panel

WWW2010 : Open Government Panel

The opening plenary panel offers perspectives from both sides of the Atlantic on the move to make government data more open and accessible on the Web (data.gov and data.gov.uk). Panelists:
  • Inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee;
  • Archivist of the United States, David Ferriero;
  • Professor James Hendler of RPI, who will moderate the discussion;
  • UNC professor and Director of iBiblio.org,Paul Jones;
  • Andrew McLaughlin, Deputy U.S. Chief Technology Officer in the Executive Office of the President; and
  • University of Southampton Professor Nigel Shadbolt, Director of the Web Science Trust and Web Foundation
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