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David Bray

David Bray
PhD, MSPH, Science and Technology Policy Institute, IDA


• Research Staff Member with the Science and Technology Policy Institute in Washington, DC; served as a strategic advisor to multiple government agencies and businesses on intra- and inter-organizational knowledge strategies and author of 40+ research papers, peer-reviewed research articles, and technology case studies; Visiting Associate faculty member at the National Defense University’s Information Resource Management College.

• 14+ years leading enterprise collaboration projects, strategic and emergency operations, $61M+ budget formulations, research efforts, and inter-organizational knowledge sharing endeavors; received the CDC Director’s Agency-Wide Honor Award in 2004, DHHS Secretary’s Award in 2004 for SARS and monkeypox response and in 2002 for anthrax response the year prior.

• IT Chief for the CDC’s Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Program (BPRP), led program’s technology response to 9/11, anthrax, West Nile, SARS; completed a PhD in Information Systems, foci included systems for improved responses to national security, public health, and international emergencies.

• Post-Doctoral Research Associate at MIT’s Center for Collective Intelligence and Harvard’s Leadership for a Networked World in 2008; served as a Visiting Associate and Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar to the U.K. with the University of Oxford’s Internet Institute in 2007; received “Best Paper, KM Track” at the 2007 International Conference on Information Systems and nominated for best paper overall; Deployed to Afghanistan for 120 days in early 2009 as a Special Advisor to a Brigadier General overseeing Strategic Effects for both NATO’s International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) and U.S. Forces Afghanistan.


Emerging Topics
Location: Room 207 A
David Bray (Science and Technology Policy Institute, IDA), William (Bill) Balko (Defense Information Systems Agency), Joe Boutte (TASC ), Don Burke (Central Intelligence Agency ), Jack Holt (Department of Defense), Alex Voultepsis (Office of the Director of National Intelligence)
Is "knowledge management" (KM) the killer app for Gov 2.0? organizational and cultural challenges might influence government workers to share knowledge vs. protect knowledge and refrain from sharing with other government colleagues? Empirical research will be presented on roadblocks and possible strategies to encourage more knowledge sharing in government, to include an interactive discussion. Read more.
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