Report Launch: Assessing Federal Blockchain Initiatives - D.C. | June 10, 2019

On Monday, June 10, the Data Foundation and Booz Allen Hamilton hosted a launch event to explore the findings of the newly published report titled Bringing Blockchain Into Government: A Path Forward for Creating Effective Federal Blockchain Initiatives. During the report launch event, attendees heard from federal agency officials and private sector tech leaders about how the federal government has been adopting emerging technologies, specifically blockchain applications.

Data Transparency 2018 – D.C. | October 10, 2018

Data Transparency 2018 was our sixth annual open data policy conference. The all-day event, presented by Workiva, took place on October 10, 2018, in Washington, DC.

DT2018 explored how data is being standardized, shared and used to create a better future for our society.

Data Transparency 2017 – D.C. | September 26, 2017

Data Transparency 2017 was our fifth annual flagship open data policy conference. The all-day event, presented by Workiva, took place on September 26, 2017, in Washington, DC.

DT2017 explored the benefits of adopting standardized and open data formats to transform government, compliance, and the private sector - creating new transparency, enabling analytics, and reducing costs.

DATA Act Training – D.C. | June 8, 2017

DATA Act Training – D.C. | September 29, 2016

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 – D.C. | September 28, 2016

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 – D.C. | 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 – D.C. | 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.