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Kevin Novak

CEO and Founder
2040 Digital

He is currently CEO and Founder of 2040 Digital providing digital and business strategy consulting to businesses, non-profits and associations.

Before his recent endeavor, Kevin was the Vice President of New Business Development and Digital Strategies for the American Institute of Architects, Kevin was directly responsible AIA's new business development strategy, partnerships and product development focused on maximizing existing revenue streams and developing new revenue sources. He was also directly responsible for the AIA's digital strategy emulated and realized through the web, mobile and apps to serve the Architect membership, the Built Community and the greater public.

Kevin was formerly the Director of Web Services and Education Outreach at the Library of Congress. In this role, he created a strategy and a centralized web services division which lead the management and development of the Library's extensive website comprising over 22 million items digitized from its collections and served in a variety of multimedia formats. He provided leadership on many Library partnerships and initiatives including the World Digital Library, the Library of Congress Experience, and management of THOMAS legislative information service. He also led the Library's partnership with Flickr showcased via Flickr Commons, and strategic and technical projects and partnerships with One Laptop Per Child, Stanford University, Microsoft, and Google.

He is the former Chair of the W3C Electronic Government workgroup, Chair of the National Research Council/National Academies Panel on Communicating and Disseminating Engineering and Scientific Data for the National Science Foundation, and chair of the Internet in Developing Countries Task Force under the .MOBI Foundation.

Kevin is currently serving on the Content Board of Directors for the Software Information Industry Association and the Board of the Specialty Information Publishing Association.



Gilbane Conference 2015

Gilbane Conference 2014