Andrew Young

Knowledge Director

GovLab, US

Andrew Young is the Associate Director of Research at the GovLab, where he leads research efforts focusing on the impact of technology on public institutions. Among the grant-funded projects he has directed are a global assessment of the impact of open government data; comparative benchmarking of government innovation efforts against those of other countries; and crafting the experimental design for testing the adoption of technology innovations in federal agencies.

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Data collaboratives: an assessment of new ways to use data for civic impact

Insights gained from a comprehensive mapping project on how corporate (and other) data is being shared to create public value; and a look at the role of knowledge-sharing within the civic tech and open government research communities, especially as it relates to the Open Governance Research Exchange (OGRX).