FORA.tv Speaker - Aneesh Chopra

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Biography

Aneesh Chopra is the United States Chief Technology Officer and in this role serves as an Assistant to the President and Associate Director for Technology within the Office of Science & Technology Policy. He works to advance the President’s technology agenda by fostering new ideas and encouraging government-wide coordination to help the country meet its goals from job creation, to reducing health care costs, to protecting the homeland. He was sworn in on May 22nd, 2009. Prior to his appointment, he served as Secretary of Technology for the Commonwealth of Virginia from January 2006 until April 2009. He previously served as Managing Director with the Advisory Board Company, a publicly-traded healthcare think tank. Chopra was named to Government Technology magazine’s Top 25 in their Doers, Dreamers, and Drivers issue in 2008. Aneesh Chopra received his B.A. from The Johns Hopkins University and his M.P.P. from Harvard’s Kennedy School.

7 Programs

Federal CTO Aneesh Chopra

09.23.11 | 01:05:02 min | 0 comments

Aneesh Chopra: Policy and Progress in a Borderless World

06.22.11 | 00:29:54 min | 0 comments

13th Annual Top Ten Tech Trends

05.25.11 | 01:35:08 min | 4 comments

Aneesh Chopra: The Government-Sponsored Entrepreneur?

03.24.11 | 00:39:03 min | 0 comments

Aneesh Chopra: The Future of US Tech Innovation

08.18.10 | 01:04:58 min | 0 comments

Fed CTO Aneesh Chopra: Building a Digital Commonwealth

09.09.09 | 00:20:13 min | 0 comments

An Evening with Aneesh Chopra, CTO of the US

08.04.09 | 01:16:44 min | 1 comment