Tim O'Reilly

Tim O'Reilly
Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Website | @timoreilly

Tim has a history of convening conversations that reshape the industry. In 1998, he organized the meeting where the term “open source software” was agreed on, and helped the business world understand its importance. In 2004, with the Web 2.0 Summit, he defined how “Web 2.0” represented not only the resurgence of the web after the dot com bust, but a new model for the computer industry, based on big data, collective intelligence, and the internet as a platform. In 2009, with his “Gov 2.0 Summit,” he framed a conversation about the modernization of government technology that has shaped policy and spawned initiatives at the Federal, State, and local level, and around the world. He has now turned his attention to implications of the on-demand economy and other technologies that are transforming the nature of work and the future shape of the business world. He is the founder and CEO of O’Reilly Media and a partner at O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures (OATV). He is also a founder and board member at Maker Media, which spun out of O’Reilly Media in 2012, and a board member at Code for America, PeerJ, Civis Analytics, and PopVox.

Sessions

Location: Independence Ballroom A Level:
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Richard O'Neill (The Highlands Group)
Tim O'Reilly and Richard O'Neill welcome you to Gov 2.0 Summit 2010 and intro "A Case for Open Data in Transit." Read more.
Location: Independence Ballroom A Level:
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Richard O'Neill (The Highlands Group)
Tim O'Reilly and Richard O'Neill welcome you to Day 2 of Gov 2.0 Summit. Read more.
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Many of today’s most powerful technologies depend on trust–trust that when a consumer or citizen provides information, to a web or mobile application, that information won’t be misused. The answer is not to treat this information as a kind of toxic asset, and build Maginot lines to protect it, but to build policy frameworks around acceptable use, and penalties for misuse. Read more.
Engagement
Location: Independence Ballroom A Level:
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Thomas Kalil (White House Office of Science and Technology Policy), Lesa Mitchell (Kauffman Foundation)
In this rapid-fire session, we ask leaders from government, foundations, and private sector for ten policy changes that would increase the rate of American innovation. Tom Kalil, Policy Director for the Office of Science and Technology Policy, Lesa Mitchell of the Kaufman Foundation, and Tim O'Reilly of O'Reilly Media, will give us their top recommendations. Read more.
In this review of cutting edge applications, technology visionary Tim O’Reilly will outline the promise and the peril of the sensor revolution in areas ranging from location-based services, computer vision, commerce, and health care, to the smart grid. He will explain why automated feedback loops based on data (including personal data) are so essential a part of the network economy.
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