City tech execs hope new California CIO collaborates with local governments
New CIO Amy Tong should set up meetings between city tech leaders and state officials to find ways governments can work together, they said.
San Diego hires first chief data officer
The city announced on Thursday that Maxsim Percheskiy, a former Code for America fellow, has been named San Diego’s first chief data officer just weeks before a new open data policy will go before the city council for a vote.
Los Angeles launches $1 million innovation fund
Los Angeles has launched a million innovation fund to pay for the best ideas that city workers for ideas that can spark a new culture of innovation across city government.
Nemani heads data push in Los Angeles
Its been just seven weeks since Abhi Nemani joined the City of Los Angeles as its first chief data officer, but he’s already implementing a number of projects that will change how the city uses data and has exciting plans for the coming months ahead.