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Inaugural Meeting of the Markle Economic Future Initiative

We are delighted to report on our recent meeting of the Markle Initiative for America’s Economic Future in a Networked World. The meeting addressed the…

The Impact of Technological Innovation

The Aspen Institute Communications and Society Program’s 21st annual Roundtable on Information Technology assembled a diverse group of thinkers, leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs. It focused…

A New National Strategy To Keep the U.S. Safe By Sharing and Safeguarding Information

In December, President Barack Obama signed the new National Strategy for Information Sharing and Safeguarding. The previous strategy dated from 2010. Introducing the new strategy,…

Zoë Baird: Three Ways The President Can Create Digital Jobs Now

In a recently published article, Zoë Baird, President of the Markle Foundation, argues that we must broaden the benefits of advances in information technology to…

Creating an Information Sharing Environment: Status of Implementation

On July 24, the U.S. government’s Program Manager for the Information Sharing Environment (PM-ISE) released its 2012 ISE Annual Report to Congress. The report documents…

Senate Testimony on Status of Information Sharing

On October 12, 2011, the Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs held an important hearing entitled Ten Years After 9/11: A Status Report…

Washington Can Work

The tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks offers stark and sometimes painful reminders of a once-unthinkable assault on our homeland. Ten years later, our hearts…

Progress on Creating an Information Sharing Environment

Two reports were released last month examining the progress made toward the creation of an Information Sharing Environment (ISE).  The ISE was mandated by Section…

The Sweet Spot: Need-to-Know vs. Need-to-Share

On June 6th, the Congressional Research Service (CRS) issued a report to Congress examining progress made in the way the intelligence community shares classified information…