Jennifer Pahlka

Jennifer Pahlka
Executive Director, Code for America

Website | @pahlkadot

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.

Sessions

Keynote
Location: Special Events Hall Level:
Jennifer Pahlka (Code for America), Brady Forrest (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Opening remarks by the Web 2.0 Expo NY program chairs Jen Pahlka and Brady Forrest. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Special Events Hall Level:
Jennifer Pahlka (Code for America), Caterina Fake (Ditto)
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Jen Pahlka in conversation with Caterina Fake of Hunch. Read more.
Keynote
Location: Special Events Hall Level:
Jennifer Pahlka (Code for America), Brady Forrest (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Opening remarks by the Web 2.0 Expo NY program chairs Jen Pahlka and Brady Forrest. Read more.
Sponsors
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Awareness
  • Blue Kiwi Software
  • Ericsson Labs
  • Jive Software
  • Layered Technologies, Inc.
  • Neustar, Inc.
  • OpenText
  • Opera Software
  • Overtone
  • Qtask
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Sony Ericsson

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Rob Koziura
(415) 947-6111
rkoziura@techweb.com

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Kaitlin Pike
(415) 947-6306
kpike@techweb.com

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