Data Innovation

The Center for Data Innovation submitted comments to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) calling for CBP and the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to enforce the requirement that 100 percent of international mail shipments have advance electronic data (AED).
Data Innovation
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September 2, 2016
Policymakers must recognize the importance of open data as a public resource, writes Daniel Castro in Government Technology.
September 1, 2016
Policymakers should take action to ensure that the public and policymakers alike can better understand data on sexual assault, writes Joshua New in Ms. Magazine.
August 22, 2016
ITIF’s Center for Data Innovation filed comments suggesting the agency evaluate the effectiveness of collecting social media information before using it in practice.
August 3, 2016
Join ITIF's Center for Data Innovation for a panel discussion on how policymakers and international development organizations can take advantage of new opportunities to collect and apply data to improve the effectiveness of international aid.
July 29, 2016
ITIF’s Center for Data Innovation details a variety of challenges and opportunities around public and private sector data collection, sharing, and use.
July 22, 2016
Daniel Castro writes in Parliament Magazine that with its decision to leave the EU, the UK now has an opportunity to replace innovation-limiting EU privacy regulations with a more forward-looking set of rules.
July 13, 2016
Policymakers can improve people’s lives by strategically framing decisions to direct them toward a preferred outcome, writes Daniel Castro in Government Technology.
July 6, 2016
With the White House convening a discussion this week on implications of AI to be followed days later by the 25th International Joint Conference on AI, Rob Atkinson rebuts myths about the technology in the Huffington Post.
June 2, 2016
ITIF’s Center for Data Innovation filed comments with the National Telecommunication and Information Administration on the Internet of Things.
May 25, 2016
Timely access to information is crucial for informed decisionmaking, but official government statistics are often months or years old by the time they are published.