US Department of Transportation Data Challenge
Daniel Morgan // Mar 18th 2014

Cross-posted from the Smart Chicago Collaborative Blog The US Department of Transportation has issued a data challenge for civic app developers to build apps that address public safety, access to transportation, and that help the Department of Transportation better understand and reduce traffic congestion. Goal: Develop tools to help people make decisions

Data tells a safety story
 // Jan 15th 2014

Posted byGreg Winfree For the past few years, it is has been my privilege to see firsthand a dramatic change in government culture: the public availability and application of data. This rapid increase of Open Data is not valuable in and of itself; its value lies in the ability of data

Check out talks from the first Safety Datapalooza
Daniel Morgan // Jul 8th 2013

White House Safety Datapalooza Todd Park, U.S. Chief Technology Officer, speaks at the first annual White House Safety Datapalooza. The event was organized by the White House Office of Public Engagement, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Datapalooza highlighted innovators from