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Federal official , law professor

Beth Simone Noveck, American federal official, law professor. Achievements include launching Peer to Patent: Community Patent Review project in collaboration with the United States patent and Trademark Office, opening the patent examination process to public participation for the first time, 2007. Named one of The 50 Politicos to Watch, Politico, 2010.

Background

Noveck, Beth Simone was born in 1971 in Toms River, New Jersey, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Social Studies, magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1991. Master of Arts in Comparative Literature, Harvard University, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, University Innsbruck, Austria, 1994.

Juris Doctor, Yale Law School, 1997.

Career

Law clerk to honorary Leonard B. Sand United States District Court (southern district ) New York. Associate Duane, Morris & Heckscher, 1998. Founder, president, Chief Executive Officer Bodies Electric LLC, 1999—2002.

Professor law New York University Law School, since 2002, founder, director Democracy Design Workshop (the Do Tank). Deputy chief technical officer, director Open Government Initiative The White House, Washington, since 2009. McClatchy associate visiting professor, department communications Stanford University, California.

Member advisory board Center Asia Pacific Technology Law & Policy, Nanyang Technology University, Singapore.

Achievements

  • Achievements include launching Peer to Patent: Community Patent Review project in collaboration with the United States patent and Trademark Office, opening the patent examination process to public participation for the first time, 2007.