White House Champion of Change for Open Innovation

Today I was honored to be a part of the White House Champions of Change event at the White House. Here’s the White House coverage of the event:Here is a blog post I wrote this morning, with an excerpt description of the event:Whitehouse_logo

You have been selected by United States Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra to be highlighted as a ‘Champion of Change’, which is part of President Obama’s Winning the Future initiative.  As the White House executes President Obama’s plan to “out-innovate, out-educate and out-build the rest of the world”, entrepreneurs like you are being recognized for the innovative work you have undertaken in your community.Each week, we feature a group of Americans who embody the President’s commitment to ‘Innovate, Educate, and Build’.CTO Aneesh Chopra and CIO Vivek Kundra as well as other Administration officials will host an Open Innovation / Champions of Change event at the White House on Friday, June 10th , 9am- 11am.

Here is some press coverage: White House Honors Unsung Open Data App Developers — (Government Technology)

And an interview:

http://vimeo.com/27687280

And some images:

DXO at the White House Champions for Change event at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building with the Center for Digital Government

White House Champions for Change event at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building with the Center for Digital Government.