Coders, designers, journalists, data scientists, and entrepreneurs joined representatives from more than 21 government agencies this month to confront complex societal problems affecting our neighborhoods, communities, and country. Why? It was part of the National Day of Civic Hacking, a collaborative event that took place across the country on June 1 and 2. I was […]
The initiatives announced at the start of Project Catalyst are gaining early traction. In November 2012 in Mountain View, Calif., we launched Project Catalyst, a program to support the creation and growth of innovative consumer financial products and services. The pilot collaborations we announced at our November launch have been actively moving forward.