Engagement

 

Engagement

Citizen Engagement: A Pathway for Government Reform

Monday, April 3rd, 2017 - 14:16
By: 
I recently participated on a citizen engagement roundtable with leaders from a variety of agencies, moderated by FCW, as part of a broader set of panels on citizen engagement (see FCW's summary here).

The Responsibility of Government in Building Civic Engagement

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 - 13:55
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 12:35
We should all see it as part of our civic duty to contribute toward the common good. However, many people do not connect with the governing process in a meaningful way. Perhaps this is where government can do more by further engaging citizens and driving civic awareness. Fortunately, there are a number of ways, already tested at multiple levels of government, that citizens can interact with public organizations and contribute to improved services for all.  Such examples are summarized below, and provide excellent models for government to enhance citizen engagement.

Citizen Engagement in the Public Sector – How do you Define Value?

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 - 10:03
By: 
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 13:15
Mark Fisk is the lead author for this article.  Mark is a Partner within IBM's Global Business Services division. Citizen Engagement #CitizenCentricGov I recently attended the Center for The Business of Government's CIO Leadership Forum and found myself coming out of the session trying to reconcile several different points of view presented on Citizen Engagement.

What Citizen Engagement Looks Like in the Digital Age: A Conversation with Jason Goldman, White House Chief Digital Officer

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 - 10:51
By: 
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 10:37
Michelle Cullen, Senior Editor within IBM, recently had the opportunity to sit down with Jason Goldman, the first Chief Digital Officer of the White House, to discuss his Office’s online engagement strategy and outreach. Jason was part of the Blogger team acquired in 2003 by Google, where he worked as a product manager until 2006.

Driving Citizen-Centric Engagement

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 - 10:22
By: 
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 13:47
Mark Fisk is the lead author for this article.  Mark is a Partner within IBM's Global Business Services division.

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

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 - 12:34
Phrase: 
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.
Radio show date: 
Mon, 12/22/2014
Guest: 
Intro text: 
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.

Beyond Citizen Engagement: Involving the Public in Co-Delivering Government Services

Friday, July 12th, 2013 - 18:34
But engagement for engagement’s sake has not been an end goal. Trends in both the public and private sector, in the U.S. and around the world, have leveraged new technologies available to create meaningful dialogue and relationships between citizens and their government. Today there is an opportunity to go beyond traditional forms of citizen participation such as voting and testifying at public hearings.

The Partnership Fund for Program Integrity Innovation: Expanding Ways to Provide Cost-Effective Services

Monday, September 19th, 2011 - 13:56
Author(s): 
The Partnership Fund for Program Integrity Innovation

Understanding the Many Communities within Open Government

Friday, August 5th, 2011 - 10:53
Friday, August 5, 2011 - 10:46
It is tempting to think of the Open Government community as an undifferentiated body.  I know I did until I attended a meeting of Open Government advocates, at which O'Reilly Media Washington correspondent Alex Howard turned an analytical eye on us and theorized that we're actually composed of many different pieces that are each integral to open government. His observation was that there are many constituencies within the broader open government community that often are working on very different problems, or sometimes the same problem from different perspectives.
0 comments
The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.

Your comment will appear after administrative review.

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.

148 recommendations