Technology and Governance Network
Seminars on the 23rd of September from 10:00 to 13:00 at Windsor 1.05 room, Royal Holloway, University of London.
The Politics of eGovernment in Spain: Institutions, Regions, and Citizens
Dr. Juan-Ignacio Criado, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
This seminar will describe the case of adoption and evolution of Electronic Government (e-Government) policy in Spain during the last years, showing the importance of institutions, regions, and social demand. This factors have shaped (and have been shaped by) the diffusion of the latest generation of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in public administrations.
(Re) conceptualising e-government
Dr. Jose-Rodrigo Cordoba-Pachon, Royal Holloway, University of London
This presentation proposes an alternative way to look at e-government as a complex phenomenon that requires reviewing assumptions about it. The review proposed leads us to think of developing e-government further by using existing patterns of development, making emphasis on the importance of enabling new forms of engagement and ethical reflection.
eBig Society: Uk citizens online
Dr. David Pullinger, Head of Digital Policy, Central Office of Information (CIO), UK Government.
This presentation will provide an overview of the government actions in engaging UK citizens online – including digital media transformation, social media use and data re-usability.