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Noel Dickover

Noel Dickover
Social Software & Emerging Technologies, Department of Defense Chief Information Officer (DoD CIO), Commercial Technologies & Systems Directorate (contractor)

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Noel Dickover is a co-founder of CrisisCommons, and an independent consultant with over nineteen years professional experience focused on all aspects of human performance technology. His areas of expertise include: social software/Web 2.0 strategy & implementation, online community building, risk management, performance centered learning, needs assessment, usability design, work culture transformation, and group-based facilitation. He has consulted within a number of Federal agencies, including USAID, Health and Human Services, and the Department of Defense. Currently, he is supporting the DoD CIO’s office on social software and emerging technology. He has an MS degree in Cybernetics and General Systems Theory focusing on organizational change and a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology. As a consultant to the Department of Defense, Noel has served as one of the principle authors of DoD’s Web 2.0 policy (Responsible and Effective Use of Internet-based Capabilities), and also has contributed to a number of open government efforts which were recognized in the President’s Open Government: A Progress Report to the American People. Noel is also a Board Member for the Open Forum Foundation, a non-profit devoted to fostering responsive, open government. He has been published on a number of subjects including situational awareness and cultivating net-centric environments.


Emerging Topics
Location: Room 207 B
Andy Carvin (NPR), Noel Dickover (Department of Defense Chief Information Officer (DoD CIO), Commercial Technologies & Systems Directorate (contractor)), Patrick Meier (Ushahidi), John Crowley (Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and STAR-TIDES), Heather Blanchard (Crisis Commons), Walton Smith (Booz Allen Hamilton)
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After a succession of catastrophic natural disasters, there has been a surge in interest, participation and technical innovation in the disaster response community. The Internet now exposes a global audience to the raw fury of disasters like the earthquake in Haiti. This session will examine what next-generation disaster response platform might look like. Read more.
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