Data Innovation

Identifying Regulatory Gaps in Big Data Difficult, Says FTC Panel

Fierce Government IT
When considering regulatory action, the FTC will have to conduct a good cost-benefit analysis of any kind of proposed action or intervention, says Daniel Castro.

Creating Value from Government Data: The Next Wave of Data-Driven Innovation

September 18, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:00pm
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Capitol Visitor Center
First St SE
SVC-215
Washington
DC
20005
Data-driven innovation represents an enormous opportunity for government agencies to become more efficient and effective. Using data and analytics, agencies can make smarter decisions, deliver higher-value services, and increase their productivity.

Creating Value from Government Data: The Next Wave of Data-Driven Innovation

September 18, 2014
The Center for Data Innovation hosted a conversation with experts from government, industry, and civil society, exploring how policymakers should help guide the coming wave of data-driven innovation.

Data-driven innovation represents an enormous opportunity for government agencies to become more efficient and effective. Using data and analytics, agencies can make smarter decisions, deliver higher-value services, and increase their productivity. In addition, the data revolution is unlocking new possibilities for government agencies to create economic opportunities through collaborations with the private sector. For example, as a recent report issued by the U.S. Read more »

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Data and Privacy: Identification, De-Identification, and Re-Identification

September 17, 2014
| Presentations

Daniel Castro will present on the panel “Data and Privacy: Identification, De-Identification, and Re-Identification” at the 2014 Global Identity Summit. 

Feds Investigate 'Discrimination by Algorithm’

National Journal
Daniel Castro argues that too much regulation could stymie the many benefits of data.

The Public Data Revolution: Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Heading

September 16, 2014
| Presentations

Daniel Castro will speak at the Association of Public Data Users 2014 Annual Conference on “The Public Data Revolution: Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Heading.”

Government Data: the Driver of Innovation

September 15, 2014
| Blogs & Op-eds

There are countless examples of government data driving economic activity in the United States. Companies like Zillow, an online real estate database, use government data to provide real estate advice to its customers, while companies like IBM depend on the consistency, accuracy, and reliability of government data as inputs into their predictive analytics systems deployed 

Big Data and Privacy Frameworks: Perspectives from Government, Industry and Policy Experts

September 11, 2014
| Presentations

Daniel Castro will participate in the American Bar Association webinar “Big Data and Privacy Frameworks: Perspectives from Government, Industry and Policy Experts.”

Data for Social Justice: The Impact of Data on Underserved Communities

September 10, 2014 - 9:00am - 10:30am
Center for Data Innovation
1101 K Street, NW
610 A
Washington
DC
20005

Data-driven innovation promises to deliver a wide array of social and economic benefits from better and more affordable health care to improvements in education. But how can we ensure that the riches of the data “gold rush” are shared by all members of society? Read more »