Posts in category Innovation

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


GovJam Paris
EuropeInnovationInternationalNew thinking

Service design for the public sector: designing questions before answers

The emerging discipline of service design is playing an increasingly important role in the public sector. In this special live recording from Paris, we speak with Christophe Tallec of Utilisacteur/Uinfoshare and Anne Marie Boutin, head of the French National Design Centre (Agence pour la promotion de la création industrielle) to learn how service design and design thinking helps organisations to focus on asking the right questions before looking for solutions.

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InnovationUnited States

Start-up culture meets Gov 2.0 in Washington DC

What happens when you bring a room of entrepreneurs, developers, designers and government practitioners together for 54 hours to create new enterprises and solve public challenges?

Mack Kolarich, co-organizer of the DC Gov 2.0 Startup Weekend, talks about how he and his team are adapting the highly-successful international Startup Weekend format to focus on innovation and entrepreneurship in the public sector.

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