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CeDEM16 Call for Papers

The international Conference for e-Democracy and Open Government (CeDEM), is celebrating its tenth anniversary next year. The conference: ... brings together e-democracy, e-participation and open government specialists working in academia, politics, government and business to critically analyse the innovations, issues, ideas and challenges in the networked societies of the digital age. Tracks include: E-Democracy and E-Participation [...]

By |2015-11-02T22:06:57+00:00November 2nd, 2015|Events|0 Comments

SmartParticipation Launches NYC Congestion Discussion

The RegulationRoom team at Cornell University just launched their first local policy discussion on SmartParticipation.com. From the email announcement: Lately, experts and advocacy groups have been weighing in heavily on NYC traffic congestion. While this is good, it’s also important to hear from the people who deal with congestion daily—commuters, pedestrians, bicyclists, professional & private drivers, [...]

By |2018-11-21T15:42:13+00:00October 29th, 2015|E-participation, Online Consultation, Radar|0 Comments

Cataloguing the Arguments Pro and Con Participatory Budgeting

Last November, I started a list to help keep track of the ever-evolving debate around participatory budgeting and its promise and merits, particularly in the United States: Participatory Budgeting: Arguments Pro and Con The goal is to compile a comprehensive list of arguments pro and con Participatory Budgeting (PB). The term participatory budgeting here refers to [...]

By |2015-10-28T23:58:50+00:00October 28th, 2015|Participatory Budgeting, Research|0 Comments

Public Participation in the Third U.S. Open Government National Action Plan

Today, the United States released their third Open Government National Action Plan (see also our previous posts here and here). Once again, the plan includes a number of items related to public participation, one of the three open government pillars contained in the original memorandum and directive back in 2009: U.S. Public Participation Playbook (page [...]

Online Facilitation Unconference 2015

International Facilitation Week is upon us, October 19-25, courtesy the International Association of Facilitators (IAF). For the third year in a row (see here, here), we're involved in organizing an online unconference for practitioners from around the globe interested in sharing and learning about facilitation in virtual environments. Topic brainstorming is set to kick off [...]

By |2018-11-21T15:42:13+00:00October 16th, 2015|Events, Facilitation|0 Comments

The GovLab to Host Third Global Online Conference on Crowdlaw

Following two events earlier this year (see here), The GovLab will host another online conference on crowdlaw this Thursday, September 24. From the Eventbrite page: The GovLab is organizing its third global online conference on #CrowdLaw, that will bring together practitioners to share their experiences and learn from others about crowdsourced legislative and regulatory lawmaking. [...]

By |2018-11-21T15:42:13+00:00September 21st, 2015|Events|0 Comments