A Taste of #ELGL18 with Ido Ivry, ZenCity

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Ido Ivry

ZenCity – Chief Technology Officer


My favorite adventure in life was… founding ZenCity

What is the most local government thing you have done on vacation? Visiting a city archive

The most important decision that I’ve made in life was… choosing my life-partner correctly 🙂

If I was booking the guests for the GovLove podcast, I would book… Dan Doctoroff

If I couldn’t work in my current position, I would be a… city’s chief data officer (or at least an open data expert)

The book on your bookshelf that you intend to read but haven’t is… A new city O/S by Prof. Steven Goldsmith

Blue or black ink? Blue

If you could only have bread OR cheese for the rest of your life, which would you choose? Bread

What is your recent personal and professional accomplishment? Raising a round of capital for my company while maintaining a happy family

If I was writing the questions for the feature, I would have asked… what is the most radical thing coming to cities in the next 5 years.


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