Deaputy Head of Digital Public Services, Frauenhofer institute for open communications systems FOKUS, Berlin, Germany
Jens Klessmann (Ph.D) is Deputy Head of Business Unit Digital Public Services at Fraunhofer FOKUS. He works as a researcher since 2008 with focus on electronic government and governance. He received his Ph.D. in 2016 at the German University of Administrative Sciences Speyer, focusing on collaborative governance and user involvement in implementing Open Government Data. At Fraunhofer FOKUS he works on projects about public sector information provisioning as well as collaborative e‐Governance. He has led and worked on national and international Open Government Data projects, among others the implementation of the National German Open Data Portal and the European Data Portal.