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January 18, 2019

The Government of Canada has made a lot of progress on serving Canadians online, but in some ways we’re just getting started down the road. With recent updates to the Directive on Information Technology Management, we’re adding new signposts and guardrails.

Continue reading "Foundations for One Government"...

January 16, 2019

The Data Visualization Primer, put together by the National Energy Board (NEB) in collaboration with Dr. Doris Kosminsky and the Open Data Team at the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, is a way for us to share what we have learned in building data visualization projects. From the get-go, our Data Visualization Initiative (DVI) was not an end to itself. This initiative was designed as a pathway for the NEB to become a data-driven organization. Our DVI objectives were to:

Continue reading "Data visualisation: How the National Energy Board succeeded to make its data more accessible"...

January 14, 2019

As part of our ongoing work to explore a future HR and pay solution for the government, I wanted to update you on our progress, particularly in terms of our efforts to engage and consult.

Continue reading "Next Gen user expo and engagement"...

January 07, 2019

It’s been a big year for open government in the Government of Canada! We launched a new National Action Plan on Open Government, took on the role of lead government chair of the Open Government Partnership, and tied for first place on the 2018 Open Data Barometer.

Continue reading "2018 Open Gov Highlights"...