DATA Act Training, Washington, D.C. | September 29

On Thursday, September 29, the Data Foundation hosted a DATA Act Training program for federal financial management, program management, procurement, and assistance professionals.

Attendees learned directly from leading DATA Act implementers from the executive branch, civil society, and the technology industry.


DATA TRANSPARENCY 2016, WASHINGTON, D.C. | SEPTEMBER 28

Data Transparency 2016 was Washington's largest-ever open data event, and the first time the Data Foundation hosted the flagship conference. Over 1,000 open data enthusiasts gathered at the Washington Convention Center to share the State of the Union of Open Data and grow the open data community. 

Check out all the highlights from Data Transparency 2015, click here


Making Open Data Stick - A Fireside Chat on Continuity | Monday, August 29, 2016

On Monday, August 29, the Center for Open Data Enterprise and the Data Foundation hosted a fireside chat about how open data gains can be made permanent!

The U.S. federal government has made great progress toward standardizing and publishing its information as open data. On September 28, the Data Foundation will host its annual policy conference, Data Transparency 2016, alongside the White House's Open Data Innovation Summit, featuring hundreds of open data supporters from the government and the private sector.


California Database Hunt - DC | Saturday, August 27, 2016

The Data FoundationEFF and the Sunlight Foundation hosted the first east coast California Database Hunt in DC on August 27. The day was a sprint to track down and index these catalogs across California.


DATA Act Training | May 3-4, 2016

On May 3-4, 2016, the Data Foundation and the Performance Institute presented an intensive training program on the DATA Act to 28 students from government and industry.