Improving Constituent Engagement

By Marci Harris On June 5, 2019, Marci Harris, CEO and Co-founder at POPVOX, testified to the Select Committee on the Modernization of the US Congress on “improving constituent engagement”.  Watch the interview here. If you liked this post, you can follow us on Twitter and Facebook for more updates.

NATO Co-sponsors Groundbreaking Inaugural Cyber Crisis Simulation Exercise at GLOBSEC Bratislava 2019 Forum

By Organising Transatlantic Steering Committee: Keerthika M. Subramanian, Esq, Nadja EL Fertasi, Kristen M. Laughlin, and David A. Bray, PhD Digital transformation is redefining the geopolitical security landscape at an unprecedented pace. By 2030, the number of sensors and devices connected to the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to increase from 21 billion in […]

UN High Level Panel on Digital Cooperation Launches a New Tech Report

By the United Nations Following nine months of consultations with governments, the private sector, civil society, international organisations, academia and technical communities worldwide, the Panel’s report paints a picture of the interconnected nature of digital technology and policy impacts, and makes 5 recommendations for shaping our common digital future. The report explores the ways that […]

Going Faster Together: Advancing AI Governance, Big Data, and Ethics Across Sectors and Nations

By the Senior Executives Association and AI World Government In this webinar, Dr. Caryl Bryzmialkiewicz, Assistant Inspector General and Chief Data Office at the Department of Health and Human Services; Dr. David Bray, ExecDir PCI; and Dr. Anthony Scriffignano, Dun & Bradstreet Senior Vice President & Chief Data Scientist  discuss why a coalition needs to […]

Four Internets Require Geopolitical Balancing Act

By Wendy Hall, DBE, FRS, FREng, Regius Professor of Computer Science at the University of Southampton, UK, Executive Director of the Web Science Institute at Southampton.  According to Wendy Hall, viewed through a geopolitical lens, the monolithic, unchanging Internet dissolves into at least four – different models are currently emerging from Beijing, Brussels, Washington and […]

Puerto Rico Delegation Visit to Singapore

By Mei Lin Fung Following our work thinking about Digital Puerto Rico, People-Centered Internet’s RAND Corporation project team leader Marci Harris and team members Linton Wells and Mei Lin Fung accompanied a delegation from Puerto Rico.  This visit to Singapore had already been in planning before the devastation wrecked by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, and was set […]

How Government Can Adapt to ‘Exponential Times’

People Centred Internet (PCI), Executive Director, Dr. David Bray, recently spoke at a public service conference in Australia on the need for positive #ChangeAgents. Below is an excerpt with a link to a longer article about that talk; the full article is available here. ________________________ […Excerpt…] Futurists like Bray strongly believe profound social and economic […]