Tag: gov2.0

Tag: gov2.0

CityCamp Colorado 2011 Recap
November 4, 2011 Blog,CityCamp Ron Pringle

What: CityCamp Colorado 2011 was an unconference focused on innovation for municipal governments and community organizations. When: Friday, October 28, 2011 Where: Jefferson County Administration and Courts Facility 100 Jefferson County Parkway Golden, Colorado 80419 Hashtag: ccCO Organized by: OpenColorado — The 2nd annual CityCamp Colorado was held on October 28, 2011, with about sixty

The Local Open Government Directive and Cook County, Illinois
September 22, 2011 Blog Ron Pringle

In December of 2010, I helped lead an effort to create model open government policies that any local government could adopt to institutionalize transparency, participation, and collaboration. On January 24th, 2011, this effort resulted in the publication of the Model Local Open Government Directive. The directive is designed to fill a need for open government

Model Open Government Directive
February 13, 2011 Blog Ron Pringle

In December, Kevin Curry, Alissa Black, Scott Primeau, and I began working on a model open government directive while at Citycamp Colorado. After a flurry of work over the last month, we, with the help of a few dozen additional open government advocates, are able to bring you the model directive for local government. This

Webchat on the one-year anniversary of the open gov directive
December 8, 2010 Blog Ron Pringle

On December 8, 2009, the White House issued an unprecedented Open Government Directive requiring federal agencies to take steps to achieve key milestones in transparency, participation, and collaboration. On the one-year anniversary of the Directive, were answering your questions on the Administrations progress and the ideas and practices that are being implemented at the White

How an Army of Techies Is Taking on City Hall
November 30, 2010 Blog,CityCamp Ron Pringle

That’s the title of an article in this month’s Fast Company magazine. The timely article gives a brief overview of the Gov2.0 movement and talks with several CityCamp Colorado sponsors and attendees like – Code for America, SeeClickFix, and the Sunlight Foundation. If you haven’t seen the article yet, pick up a copy of Fast

A good overview of the possibilities with the Gov2.0 movement – The Goldmine Of Opportunities In Gov 2.0
October 26, 2010 Blog Ron Pringle

Techcrunch recently wrote a good article describing the potential of the Gov2.0 movement. There’s great benefit to citizens and a great deal of money to be made by innovative entrepreneurs. Here’s an excerpt… “The opportunities aren’t just in mining financial data. Sonpreet Bhatia launched My City Way—a mobile applications platform, available in 30 cities around

CSC Labs Interview on CivSource
May 11, 2010 Blog Ron Pringle

Jeffery Smith of CivSource wrote and published an article today on CSC Labs. It’s a great overview of our group and talks briefly of our initiatives. Second generation of Gov2.0 initiatives rise in the Rockies “The Gov2.0 ecosystem is growing. Efforts that began in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, and Toronto are beginning to take root

Gov 2.0 Camp Update
March 24, 2010 Blog Ron Pringle

The date and location of the first Rocky Mountains Gov 2.0 Camp has been confirmed. The camp is scheduled for Saturday, June 12, 2010, at the Silicon Flatirons Center at the CU Wolf School of Law in Boulder, CO,http://www.colorado.edu/campusmap/map.pdf. Registration for the event is available athttp://rmgov20camp.eventbrite.com/. The event is open to anyone interested in improving