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Workshop on raising citizen awarenness on Open Data. The workshop "Raising awareness and engaging citizens in re-using PSI" was held within the SHARE PSI 2.0 conference in Timisoara, Romania on March 17, 2015.

Workshop on raising citizen awarenness on Open Data

The workshop was co-chaired by Daniel Pop, West University of Timisoara and Yannis Charalabidis, University of the Aegean. The workhop touched upon ways to enhance citizen participation and engagement in reusing open governmental data. Several experiences to boost opendata uptake by citizens and entreprises were presented and discussed, resulting in a set of proposed "ways": Way #1: Give them a "home" An open data portal has to offer the ability to citizens / users to create and maintain a profile Way #2: Make them customers / Create an Open Data marketplace When a citizen cannot find the dataset he is looking for, he can put a request that is channeled to the appropriate administration. Open Models : un livre à soutenir sur les modèles économiques alternatifs.

Depuis que j’ai ouvert ce blog, j’ai toujours accordé une attention spéciale à l’articulation entre les modèles juridiques et les modèles économiques.

Open Models : un livre à soutenir sur les modèles économiques alternatifs

C’est particulièrement important pour les projets utilisant des licences libres ou ouvertes, dont la soutenabilité doit être assurée par des modèles innovants. C’est la raison pour laquelle l’année dernière, je m’étais joint au projet Open Experience, lancé par Without Model. Il s’agissait d’organiser une série de rencontres-débats autour de la question des modèles économiques de l’Open, déclinée selon différents champs : Art & Culture, Logiciel, Education, Science, Manufacturing et Data. Les communs de la connaissance : révolution ou illusion ? Rethinking Engagement in Cities: Ending the Professional vs. Citizen Divide. By Blair A.

Rethinking Engagement in Cities: Ending the Professional vs. Citizen Divide

Ruble Cities are among humankind’s grandest and most complex creations. Even small urban communities represent the cumulative result of literally hundreds of thousands of public and private, individual and collective decisions over time. They are the playgrounds of spontaneity. Such an understanding of how cities come into being and evolve is hardly new.

We need not look back so far. Since the financial crisis of 2008, a plentiful number of urban professionals around the world – including economists, planners, architects, and administrators of all types – have dismissed citizen participation as an extravagant expense that only gets in the way of efficient urban management. Ironically, the lessons in recent years that have emerged from post-disaster experiences point in precisely the opposite direction. How can we explain this division between empirical lessons learned on the ground and the view from the commanding heights of professionalism? Design communautique appliqué aux systèmes sociaux numériques - Vitrine de Entrepôt Numérique. Ensemble pour améliorer les services publics. How Governments Can Use Networks to Accelerate Innovation. Re-imaging civic engagement in NYC: Participatory Budgeting.

Guest post by Hollie Russon Gilman (@hrgilman): Today residents throughout New York City went to the voting booth.

Re-imaging civic engagement in NYC: Participatory Budgeting

It’s not a traditional election. Rather, residents are voting for project proposals put forth by their fellow neighbors in this years round of participatory budgeting (PB). Ten out of fifty one New York City Council members put forth part of their discretionary budgets for the public to decide – totaling over $14 million in taxpayer dollars. Fall 2014, roughly twenty-two Council members are slated to participate in this process backed by Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Mark-Viverito – who helped usher in the New York City process.

The Participatory Budgeting Project serves as New York’s technical lead and Community Voices Heard as the community engagement partner. Voting sites have been in creative locations throughout New York City this week. Residents designed the very projects being voted upon. Like traditional voting, the results from today’s election are binding. Charte de Démocratie Ouverte. Cette charte vise à détailler le concept de démocratie ouverte, à décrire les valeurs et le cadre que les membres du collectif s’engagent à respecter. Il s’agit d’un document court signé par tous les membres du collectif. Il régit le fonctionnement du collectif et la philosophie du mouvement Démocratie Ouverte.

Principes et philosophie Article 1 La est le gouvernement du peuple par le peuple et pour le peuple (1). C'est un mode de gouvernement autant qu'une forme de société, qui place en son coeur les principes de liberté et d'égalité. Press; Center for Technology in Government at UAlbany Publishes New Findings on Opening Government. For Immediate Release Tue, 04 Dec 2012 Contact: Alison Heaphy Center for Technology in Government at UAlbany Publishes New Findings on Opening Government New Report Provides Case Studies, Practical Advice on Benefits of Opening Data in Share The Center for Technology in Government (CTG) at the University at Albany/SUNY has released a new report, The Dynamics of Opening Government Data .

Press; Center for Technology in Government at UAlbany Publishes New Findings on Opening Government

The paper is being released today in conjunction with an SAP-hosted roundtable in New York City, featuring the City of Boston, the City of Edmonton, and thought leaders from CTG and The Brookings Institution—discussing what it means to be a Best Run City. The report features cases from two active open data initiatives, featuring street construction projects in the City of Edmonton in Alberta, Canada, and the restaurant inspection process in New York City. Offers the following practical considerations for government managers: