Federal CTO Aneesh Chopra

Aneesh Chopra has been the federal chief technology officer for less than a month. To that end, his priorities and plans still are under development.

Chopra says he does have four main priorities, including instilling a culture of innovation in the government, ensuring a reliable and resilient infrastructure and promoting an open and transparent government.

Chopra will work horizontally across the government and in to the state and local governments to create innovation platforms.

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He says later this summer his office and the Office of Management and Budget will announce a set of policy recommendations.