Government Goes Digital
It hardly needs mentioning that tech endeavors within the public sector have historically been lagging. (Is it still too soon to talk about healthcare.gov?) But increasingly governments – particularly city governments – are answering the call for digital transformation. From innovative new positions (e.g. Chief Data Officers) to creative adaptations of urban data, Civic Tech is gradually coming into its own. Here's what we've found in the world that's capturing our attention this month.