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Beth Simone Noveck

Beth Simone Noveck

Visiting Professor, NYU, MIT Media Lab

Beth Noveck, founder of The Governance Lab, is a visiting professor at NYU and the MIT Media Lab. She was the first deputy Chief Technology Officer under President Obama and founded the White House Open Government Initiative to set up the executive branch's internal innovation efforts and public outreach.

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