A Conversation with Caterina Fake

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Jen Pahlka in conversation with Caterina Fake of Hunch.

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Jennifer Pahlka

Code for America

Jennifer Pahlka is the founder and executive director of Code for
America, which is dedicated to the idea that government can work for
the people, by the people, in the 21st century. She is an Ashoka
fellow, and received the Internet and Society Award from the Oxford
Internet Institute in 2012. Government Technology named her one of
2011’s Doers, Dreamers and Drivers in Public Sector Innovation and the
Huffington Post named her the top Game Changer in Business and
Technology the same year. She is known for her TED talk, Coding a
Better Government, and is a frequent speaker. Previously, she ran the
Web 2.0 and Gov 2.0 events for TechWeb, in conjunction with O’Reilly
Media, and co-chaired the successful Web 2.0 Expo. She is a graduate
of Yale University and lives in Oakland, Calif. with her daughter and
eight chickens.

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Caterina Fake

Ditto

Caterina Fake is an entrepreneur who cofounded Flickr and Hunch. She is Chairman at Etsy and serves on the board of Creative Commons. She is a Founder Partner at Founder Collective and an advisor at Ditto.

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John Vasko
11/19/2009 1:22pm EST

Excellent talk. Would have been nice if some of the tweet questions about flickr could have been answered.

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