Not one but two chances to see us at the Be Exceptional Civil Service conference at Olympia. Today we’ll be there in the morning talking about Open Policymaking. Tomorrow we’ll be there, also in the morning, doing a session on our new Sciencewise report In the Goldfish Bowl. Come and say hello!
Between now and tomorrow lunchtime, we’ll be co-hosting the Crossover Project‘s final conference, on Policy Making 2.0, in Dublin – we’ve got some great speakers lined up. Keep an eye out here for a Storify of the event, or follow us live on Twitter as @demsoc or on the hashtag #policy20.
On June 17/8, we are co-hosting a conference in Dublin on Policymaking 2.0, where we’ll be highlighting great digital tools for policy making. Part of the event is a competition for the best digital policy tools – which has already attracted two dozen entries from around the continent. However, there is not yet a single […]
This is the last week to discuss what behaviours you think a good team should follow to make policy openly. We’ve already had a great range of comments and examples under the proposed behaviours, and you can vote up your key issues on this page. Over the course of the week please take some time […]
We upgraded our website overnight – you won’t see any differences on the surface, but it should run quite a bit quicker. If you see any problems or unusual behaviour, please let us know in the comments or by email.
I’m going to be at the Open Government Partnership civil society groups meeting later in the week, and in advance I’ve been asked to prepare a one-page note on this project. Here it is – comments on the definition of open policymaking very welcome. [scribd id=109354138 key=key-17xmw6nw7gihchbxrq3i mode=scroll]
We want to have a broad discussion involving as many people and groups as possible, and now we’re properly underway, we’ve opened up registration for those who’d like to contribute a post, or create a profile page to go along with their comments. You can sign up using the registration form.
Here’s an important event for anyone interested in open government, transparency and participation. Demsoc will be there, talking about this project – come and say hello! If you are involved in promoting any aspect of Open Government, such as transparency or participation, we encourage you to attend a meeting of the UK Open Government Partnership Civil […]