Opening Open Government | MIT Center for Civic Media

Monday, June 24, 2013 - 1:15pm

The emerging "open government" field has the potential to help governments around the world become more transparent and responsive. But to make that happen, we must reach beyond aspirational thinking and design projects and practices that meet people where they are. With a group of leaders from inside and outside government, we'll discuss how we can make open government concepts more relevant and useful to our communities.

  • Kate Balug, Office of New Urban Mechanics
  • Christine Gaspar - Center for Urban Pedagogy
  • Mark Headd, City of Philadelphia
  • Hilary Hoeber, IDEO
  • Seth Wainer, City of Newark