What the new OPEN government data act means for US research
mediaposted on 29.04.2019, 14:23 by Mark Hahnel
On January 14, 2019, the Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was signed into law. The OPEN Government Data Act was included in the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act (Public Law 115-435) as Title II. The open data proposal will require federal agencies to publish their information online, using machine-readable data formats.
In this webinar Mark Hahnel, CEO and Founder of Figshare walks through how history of the this bill, future implications and how they can help agencies easily comply with this new mandate.