Dan Hoffman

Montgomery County's chief innovation officer to leave Maryland for Florida job


After nearly five years at the suburban D.C. county, Dan Hoffman is taking a role as assistant general manager with the City of Gainesville.

Legislate emerging tech privacy protections? Not so fast, say state IT leaders


Public overreaction to privacy concerns surrounding new technology is inhibiting government adoption, private and public sector IT leaders say.

NIST, others band together to create IoT-enabled smart city framework


The framework — modeled after one created by the National Institute of Standards and Technology on cybersecurity — would serve as a standardized approach to smart city efforts.

Aspiring 'smart cities' must engage communities, build partnerships and fail fast


Attempting smart city innovation without buy-in from citizens and partnerships is futile, a panel of city and university IT leaders said.