Intimate Briefing with Boaz Chen, General Director,
DemOS Project, The Public Knowledge Workshop
The Public Knowledge Workshop increases public participation in Israel by transforming government data into public knowledge. The Workshop provides open and accessible analysis of governmental information, working with Knesset members to increase transparency and with hi-tech entrepreneurs to incubate the industry's projects working to achieve this goal.
About the Speaker:
Boaz Chen is the General Director of The Public Knowledge Workshop's DemOS Project which aims to increase public participation in the democratic decision making process through the development of an online platform that enables communities to increase transparency and levels of participation and increase their social capital. Prior to joining The Public Knowledge Workshop, Boaz was the cofounder and CEO of Netwise, Israel's largest mobile and internet systems integrator.