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Ten Actions to Implement Big Data Initiatives: A Study of 65 Cities

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 - 9:44
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Professor Ho conducted a survey and phone interviews with city officials responsible for Big Data initiatives. Based on his research, the report presents a framework for Big Data initiatives which consists of two major cycles: the data cycle and the decision-making cycle. Each cycle is described in the report.

Government on the Go

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 - 7:51
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 10:42
Blog Co-Author:  Susan Wedge In 2012, President Obama’s digital government plan ordered federal agencies to create at least two mobile apps.  A lot has happened since then, and at all levels of government.

Leveraging Your Community to Innovate Service Delivery

Monday, March 23rd, 2015 - 0:00
Monday, March 23, 2015 - 16:50
A new report by the University of Texas' Sherri Greenberg for the IBM Center for The Business of Government observes: "Increasingly, cities are the public sector delivery engines in the United States." She says that "City governments, residents, and interest groups are actively seeking methods for better service delivery" and that this often involves the use of technology.

Conversations with Authors Series with Victoria Gordon on Participatory Budgeting: Ten Actions to Engage Citizens via Social Media

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 - 12:34
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What is participatory budgeting and how does it work? What are the benefits and obstacles to participatory budgeting? How can we better engage citizens through social media? Join Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with Victoria Gordon, author of the IBM Center report Participatory Budgeting: Ten Actions to Engage Citizens via Social Media.
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Mon, 12/22/2014
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What is participatory budgeting and how does it work? What are the benefits and obstacles to participatory budgeting? How can we better engage citizens through social media? Join Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with Victoria Gordon, author of the IBM Center report Participatory Budgeting: Ten Actions to Engage Citizens via Social Media.

Rachel Burstein and Alissa Black

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 - 12:28
Rachel Burstein is Academic Director at Books@Work, a public humanities nonprofit organization.

Alissa Black

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 - 14:17
Alissa Black is principal of investments at Omidyar Network. At the Omidyar Network, she is working to improve the relationship between citizens and government through driving sector-level change in government and the emerging civic technology ecosystem.

Conversation with Authors Series with Satish Nambisan on "Engaging Citizens in Co-Creation in Public Services"

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 - 13:11
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Is the emerging vision of government as a platform too farfetched and unrealistic? Or does it portend a new era of citizen engagement in public service innovation? What are the distinct roles for citizens in public service co-creation and problem-solving? Are there strategies for creating an environment for co-creation? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions with the Satish Nambisan, co-author of "Engaging Citizens in Co-Creation in Public Services."
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Mon, 01/05/2015
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Is the emerging vision of government as a platform too farfetched and unrealistic? Or does it portend a new era of citizen engagement in public service innovation? What are the distinct roles for citizens in public service co-creation and problem-solving? Are there strategies for creating an environment for co-creation? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions with the Satish Nambisan, co-author of Engaging Citizens in Co-Creation in Public Services.

Engaging Citizens in Co-Creation in Public Services

Monday, January 6th, 2014 - 13:24
Professors Nambisan and Nambisan present an innovative framework from which to view citizen “co-creation,” which refers to the development of new public services by citizens in partnership with governments. The authors present four roles that citizens can play in the co-creation of public services: explorer, ideator, designer, and diffuser, with examples of citizens playing each of these roles.

Using Mobile Technology to Build a Government on the Go

Friday, July 12th, 2013 - 17:47
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Imagine a government that can respond to its citizens and its workers in entirely different ways, reducing cycle time and cost and increasing efficiency and service quality:

Using Game-Based Approaches to Engage Citizens and Deliver Public Services

Friday, July 12th, 2013 - 17:36
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The administration’s Open Government Directive asserts: “Public engagement enhances the Government’s effectiveness and improves the quality of its decisions.”
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