CeDEM, the international Conference for e-Democracy and Open Government held in Europe (Krems!) and Asia (Hong Kong!) brings together e-democracy, e-participation and open government specialists working in academia, politics, government and business from to critically analyse the innovations, issues, ideas and challenges in the networked societies of the digital age.
In terms of CeDEM, we have planned a number of events and opportunities for you to participate in this year and next year.
CeDEM Asia 2014 will be held 4-5 December in Hong Kong – the conference discusses recent developments such as the Hong Kong protests. Registration, programme and further information about the conference are available here: www.donau-uni.ac.at/cedem-asia-2014
CeDEM15 will be held 20-22 May 2015, as usual, in Krems. The call for papers is still open for your submissions, and we have bursaries for PhD students.For all details, check the CeDEM15 website. In the meantime, we are pleased to announce our (confirmed) keynotes:
Shauneen Furlong (University of Toronto, University of Ottawa, CAN): “International Challenges to Transformational eGovernment”
Marijn Janssen (Delft University of Technology, NL): : “Experience-based Design in Open Government”
Alon Peled (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, IL): “‘Wazing the Information Super Highway: Linking the World’s Open Data Resources”
Theresa A. Pardo (University at Albany, US): topic tbc
The 4th SharePSI Workshop will be co-located with CeDEM15. The Share-PSI 2.0 is a EU funded project for the exchange of experience and ideas around implementing open data policies in the public sector. Attendees of CeDEM 15 will be granted free entrance to the SharePSI public meetings and presentations. For more information about SharePSI see the projects website http://www.w3.org/2013/share-psi/
Hope to see you in Hong Kong, Krems,online here or follow our CeDEM updates on Facebook!