New White House Open Gov plan webcast Dec. 8 11:00 a.m.

From: Kammerer, Chelsea
Date: Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 6:47 PM
Subject: Administration Officials to Launch Comprehensive Open Government Plan

I hope you can join us for this important announcement tomorrow.

Office of the Press Secretary
December 7, 2009

ADVISORY: Administration Officials to Launch Comprehensive Open Government Plan

with Webcast Open to All Americans

WASHINGTON – Tomorrow at 11:00am ET, U.S. Chief Information Officer
Vivek Kundra and U.S. Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra will
launch the administration’s comprehensive Open Government Plan,
furthering the President’s commitment to increasing transparency and
accountability in Washington and ensuring greater access and
information for the American people.

This announcement will be streamed live on, and will
be followed by a web forum where individuals will be given an
opportunity to ask questions and offer suggestions about the
administration’s Open Government Plan.

WHO: U.S. CIO Vivek Kundra and U.S. CTO Aneesh Chopra

WHAT: Administration Launches Comprehensive Open Government Plan

WHERE: Watch it live and participate at

WHEN: Tuesday, December 8

11:00am ET

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Interesting note from Steven Clift of

It you tweet any comments on Tuesday during the 11 a.m. Eastern
webcast – – be sure to use the
“universal” hashtag for things e-democracy-related be it transparency,
participation, information access, open government, politics online,
etc.: #edem or follow the stream at:
Also note #opengov: