Principle #6 – Use Open Standards, Open Data, Open Source, and Open Innovation

February 11, 2015

Futures Group and the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs hosted the sixth Principle for Digital Development “Use Open Standards, Open Data, Open Source, and Open Innovation” on February 10, 2015 at Futures Group’s new office, with an option for remote participation using Go2Meeting. The  interactive session included short presentations and a breakout discussion.

Key takeaways from this event included:

  • An understanding of what Open Standards, Open Data, Open Source, and Open Innovation are.
  • Knowledge of how the larger community is defining and currently incorporating Principle #6 into projects.
  • Rich discussion around  challenges, barriers, limitations, and opportunities.

Read the community insights resulting from this session here.