Dan Morgan joins the DKAN Open Data Summit!

The DKAN Summit is in just a couple of days, and we can’t wait to meet all of you out there in the open source, open data, and government technology communities! We have some great speakers lined up, and we’re so excited to introduce Dan Morgan, who’ll be speaking on “Managing Transportation Data as a Strategic Asset.”

Here’s a bit more about Dan:

Daniel Morgan is the first Chief Data Officer of the United States Department of Transportation. As the CDO, he has overall responsibility for the Departmental data program and data compliance across the Department. He is responsible for establishing a clear vision of the data managed in DOT and the application of DOT data for decision-making. He serves as data strategist and adviser, steward for improving data quality, liaison for data sharing and developer of new data products.

Prior to assuming this role, Mr. Morgan spent 15 years as a management consultant, providing services to public and private sector clients in a variety of areas, including: open government, information technology governance, capital planning and investment control, enterprise architecture, and human capital planning.

Come hear Dan and all our other great speakers on August 22nd, 1–4pm at the DKAN Summit. Learn more and sign up at getdkan.org/summit.