Monthly Archives: August 2013

28 08, 2013

Creating Community Solutions: Upcoming Zilino Demo to Focus on Mental Health Online Dialogues

By | August 28th, 2013|Zilino|1 Comment

Just a quick pointer over to the Zilino blog to let you know about an upcoming online demo focused on the opportunities for online dialogue in the context of the current Creating Community Solutions initiative: Zilino Online Demo “Creating Community Solutions” If you haven't heard about this initiative, it's part of the National Dialogue on [...]

22 08, 2013

LA Mayor FixDWP E-Petition Site: More Background Information, Please!

By | August 22nd, 2013|E-participation, Press, Public Participation|0 Comments

My Twitter commentary yesterday about LA Mayor Eric Garcetti's "Fix DWP!" online petition site (here, here) got picked up by NextCity correspondent Nancy Scola, who interviewed me for her piece. Here's the quote: But engaging the public in a policy battle is a tough thing to pull off, said Tim Bonnemann, founder and CEO of [...]

5 08, 2013

2014 Event and Conference Radar

By | August 5th, 2013|Events|19 Comments

Building on our previous lists (2012, 2013) here’s our compilation of 2014 conferences and events covering the intersection of technology and civic engagement, public participation, dialogue and deliberation, conflict resolution, open government and related areas. As always, please leave a comment below if you have any additions. Thanks! January 2014 3rd Annual TransportationCamp Washington DC [...]

4 08, 2013

IDEC 2013: Conference on Democratic Education

By | August 4th, 2013|Events|0 Comments

The International Democratic Education Conference (IDEC 2013) is taking place in Boulder, CO this week (belatedly added to our conference radar). I would have loved to attend but wasn't able to make it. From the about page: What is IDEC? IDEC 2013 will be a unique international gathering of changemakers—practitioners, organizers, academics, youth, and educators—built [...]

2 08, 2013

Intellitics at 2013 IAP2 North America Tech Fair

By | August 2nd, 2013|Events, Zilino|0 Comments

At this year's IAP2 North America conference, there will be a Technology Fair, an opportunity for attendees to meet a number of technology providers up close and personal. From the conference website: The Technology Fair will provide demonstrators the opportunity to discuss their technologies, provide case-studies or application experiences, and engage with public participation providers. [...]