This collection of content looks at innovation in the public sphere in a number of ways, from examples of new ways of designing policy to solutions that break the mold.
Examples of themes to be explored include:
• Policy & knowledge
• Collaboration
• Tools
• Case studies

Julian Carver

Open NZ and the Christchurch Quake Recovery

Join us for a discussion with Julian Carver, a founding member of Open NZ – bringing citizens and government together around open data standards. Julian also talks about the two recent devastating quakes…

Nicholas Skytland

Open Universe

Nicholas Skytland is NASA’s program manager for the Open Government Initiative. We talk to him about open government and NASA’s public participation and innovation programs, and the opportunities that new collaborative approaches presents…

Alex Howard

Civic Innovation in 2010

Alex Howard, aka @Digiphile, recaps some of the most innovative tech and civic engagement initiatives of 2010 and looks ahead to where trends are taking us into 2011 and beyond. How you can…

Geordie Adams

Structured Innovation in the Public Sector

Geordie Adams, co-founder of Publivate, talks about creating and sustaining innovation in the public sector enterprise. How you can use this episode Listen to the episode Share and feedback You can use the…


Ideation and Innovation

We talk with Hutch Carpenter of Spigit about engaging internal and external stakeholders in the ideation process using Web tools and game mechanics, and how these techniques can be useful for governments. How…


Collaboration, Innovation and Social Media in Government

Join a great discussion of the Open Government Directive and Twitter, collaboration and ideation in government, with guests Jenn Gustetic from Phase One Consulting Group, Dave Briggs of Learning Pool, and Swimfish CIO…

Dustin Haisler

Manor, TX – Local Government Innovation

Guest Dustin Haisler, CIO of Manor, Texas, discusses Manor Labs and local government innovation. Laurel Ruma of O’Reilly Media also joins us at the top of the hour. How you can use this…

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