Due to authors’ requests, we extended the submission deadline for CeDEM12 until 16 January 2012. We kindly invite you to submit a paper to one of the tracks listed below. We hope that this extension gives authors enough time to use all their creativity for their papers (cf. video).
Call for Papers
In modern democracies, people are to be empowered by means of information and communication technologies. Transparency and access to data, new ways of interacting with government and democratic institutions cause profound changes in society. Social media and the new forms of societal behaviour, including content generation, collaboration and sharing as well as network organisation change our understanding of politics and business. Governmental and private internet services have increased the citizens’ independence and flexibility. However, enthusiastic ideas and projects often failed to produce the expected results as technology is only the basis for new forms of organisation and interaction. CeDEM12 seeks to critically analyse present and future developments in e-democracy and open government. CeDEM12 presents the following tracks: