“Wiki Government” — Beth Noveck Book Presentation


All of you fortunate enough to be in New York on Monday July 20th, here’s an event that’s not to be missed. The Markle Foundation is hosting a book presentation by Beth Noveck, Deputy CTO  for open government and leads President Obama’s Open Government Initiative. Beth will be speaking about her new book, Wiki Government: How Technology Can Make Government Better Democracy Stronger, and Citizens More Powerful. I think it’s a terrific book and have made multiple  copies to Sunlighters and others…That should tell you what I think of Beth and her ideas.

Here are the details: Date:      Monday, July 20, 2009 Time:     12:00 to 2:00 PM – Light Lunch will be Served Location:     The Markle Foundation 10 Rockefeller Plaza, 16th Floor Between 48th & 49th Streets, New York

Schedule: 12:00 PM:     Welcome and introduction by Stefaan Verhulst, chief of research, Markle Foundation 12:05 PM:     Beth’s presentation 1:00 PM:     Q&A session, followed by book signing

You can register by following this link. Space is limited, so I’d advise acting promptly on this opportunity.