This report is a synthesis of insights from experts both inside and outside of government with a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities in data use. The research is conducted by the Center for Open Data Enterprise, an independent nonprofit organization that develops smarter open data strategies for governments, businesses, and other nonprofits by focusing on data users.
The 2016 U.S. Open Data Roundtables report is designed to be used by government data providers, experts who collaborate with the government, and the individuals, businesses, and organizations that rely on open government data. It is divided into two sections: (1) Data Lifecycle Recommendations and (2) Research Data Recommendations.
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