Gov 2.0 L.A. 2011 was in Santa Monica at the Annenberg Community Beach House. This year's event coincided timing wise with the Egyptian Revolution that many people have called the "social media revolution." There was a lot of attention being paid to Egypt and the emerging international situation during the weekend of February 12-13, 2011.
Alan is the founder of Gov20LA and Principal Analyst with Constellation Research Group, and has a 20 year background in national politics and technology. He is an innovator, thought leader and a leading Analyst on Government 2.0, – and Gov 3.0 issues surrounding development and implementation of innovative and trans-formative technologies. He is a frequent commentator in the media as well, and speaks often at Government technology events, panels and conferences. His background includes working as a staffer in the Clinton White House and as an executive with Paramount Pictures as well as extensive technology and growing business strategy with both companies and politicians/people seeking elected office. He is a leader in private diplomacy as well as digital government relations.