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Welcome to our news page! Please see below for the latest updates and information about our activities at the Aspen Tech Policy Hub.

Announcing New Pilot Tech Executive Leadership Program

The newly-created Tech Executive Leadership program prepares senior technology leaders with the skills critical to government service and public policy

 

Who: The TELI pilot is a collaboration between the Aspen Tech Policy Hub, Project Redesign, and the Tech Talent Project

What: A pilot 8-week skills-building initiative to prepare experienced technology leaders for public sector work

When: Summer and Fall 2020 

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New Projects: Informing COVID Response & Communication Through Tech

The third set of projects have been launched from the 2020 COVID-19 Challenge Grant Series, focused on Crowdsourcing Analysis of COVID Data Sets and Broadening Access to COVID Screening and Resources via Text.

Who: Michael Morisy of MuckRock & Brendan Lind of the HumanAgency

What: The release of our third set of COVID-19 Challenge Grant projects, featured at our event Improving COVID Response & Communication Through Tech

When: October 2020

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Announcing New Funding Support From Five Leading Foundations

With $2 million in new philanthropic funding, the Aspen Tech Policy Hub plans to increase fellowship numbers and grow online support during the pandemic

Who: Aspen Tech Policy Hub, Craig Newmark Philanthropies, the Ford Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Omidyar Network, and Schmidt Futures 

What: $2 million in new philanthropic funding support

When: Fall 2020 and beyond

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New Projects: Mapping On- & Off-line Risks in a Pandemic

The second set of projects have been launched from the 2020 COVID-19 Challenge Grant Series, focused on Misinformation and Reducing Risk of Transmission in a Pandemic.

Who: Tommy Shane and Pedro Noel of First Draft & Pietro Michelucci of the Human Computation Institute

What: The release of our second set of COVID-19 Challenge Grant projects, featured at our event Mapping On- & Off-line Risks in a Pandemic 

When: September 2020

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