The push for open data and the “Learn to Code” movement show great promise for realizing the goals of open government, but this promise has yet to be fully realized.
Over the past several months, Mexico’s Agentes de Innovación teams have been hard at work further defining the problems they want to tackle, and beginning to ideate around potential products that they might develop.
Earlier this summer, I received one of the more challenging design requests to arrive in my inbox: build a brand in rural Nigeria.
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Zack and Dave are participating in “Doing Development Differently” on October 22nd and 23rd. The event is jointly hosted by Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, and the Overseas Development Institute. They'll be presenting Reboot’s work on public financial management reform and facilitate a design-thinking workshop. Follow #differentdev on Twitter for live coverage.
Kerry will moderate a panel at this year’s ConDatos on October 1-2, the most important regional event on open data in Latin America and the Caribbean. The panel will feature Latin American and Caribbean open government specialists discussing how to design initiatives that enable institutional participation and integration.
Dave will moderate a panel at the World Summit on Innovation and Entrepreneurship on September 29-30. The panel, titled "Market-Based, Risk Capital Funding for Peace", will explore how to develop a market-based "peace industry".
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