The European Commission, FP7-funded support action CROSSOVER
, together with UNDP-CIS, the Democratic Society and Euractiv, is organising the International Conference on Policy-Making 2.0
that will take place at the Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland on 17-18 June 2013
The conference is organised just before the European Digital Agenda Assembly
that will take place in Dublin on 19-20 June 2013.
Policy-making 2.0 refers to a blend of emerging and fast developing technologies that enable better, timely and more participated decision-making in government.
The conference will explore the emerging technologies and trends that are changing the way policy-making is made.
The aim of the conference is to cross-fertilize projects to support community building and to learn from each other.
Topics discussed during the conference include: open and big data, visual analytics, modelling and simulation, collaborative governance and crowdsourcing, serious gaming, and opinion mining.
The event is free and open to anyone with an interest in 21st century policy making.
The draft programme is available at: http://www.crossover-project.eu/ConferenceProgramme.aspx
And you can register at http://crossover-project-estw.eventbrite.co.uk/
We also invite you to submit an application for the Policy-Making 2.0" prize
. Its goal is to raise awareness and consolidate the community about a new set of tools to support policy making, such as open and big data, visualization, opinion mining, collaborative governance, modelling and simulation, serious gaming.
We look forward to welcoming you in Dublin at the Policy-Making 2.0 conference,We would appreciate if you could also please spread the information throughout your networks, thanks