31 03, 2010

Open Gov West Revisited

By | March 31st, 2010|E-government, Events|7 Comments

The two-day Open Gov West conference (and un-conference) in Seattle this past weekend, organized by Knowledge as Power, brought together a diverse crowd of open government thinkers and practitioners. A number of private sector innovators, academics and non-profit leaders joined public administrators and officials from the Seattle area as well as those visiting from British [...]

19 11, 2009

Malmö 2009: Ministerial Declaration on eGovernment

By | November 19th, 2009|E-government, Europe|0 Comments

In Europe, the 5th Ministerial eGovernment Conference -- titled Teaming up for the eUnion -- is happening in Malmö, Sweden today and tomorrow. At a press conference this morning, the long-awaited Ministerial Declaration on eGovernment (212 KB) was presented to the public. The declaration, which is regarded as "our joint policy priorities until 2015," addresses a number [...]

5 09, 2009

Influencing EU E-Government Policy: “Open Declaration On Public Services 2.0”

By | September 5th, 2009|E-government, E-participation, Public Participation|0 Comments

I just came across this project today (a sure sign I need to refactor my RSS reading habits). From their about page: Background Every two years, EU Ministers gather to agree on a Ministerial Declaration on e-government, which is the main European strategic document. This is usually accompanied by an Industry declaration. We feel the [...]