Shauneen Furlong

JeDEM No. 7(2) 2015 out now!

jedem logoWe are pleased to announce a little pre x-mas present: The newest issue of our open access e-journal at JeDEM.org.

This issue comprises the best papers of the CeDEM 15 conference in May 2015 in Krems, Austria. 

Included are the keynotes by Shauneen Furlong and Alon Peled held at the CeDEM15 Conference at Danube University Krems, research papers from CeDEM and a paper submitted to the JeDEM open submission system. The keynotes’ articles describe the challenges to transformational government and the linking (or “wazing”) of the world’s government data resources. The authors investigate transparency in open governments, the critical factors in the use and publication of open data, the motivation to share knowledge in public administrations using new media technologies, as well as cities’ commitment to open data.

Read the latest issue here.

There will also be a new JeDEM CFP out at the beginning of 2016 – watch this space!

Until then: Merry Christmas!

5 questions to Shauneen Furlong #CeDEM15

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During our CeDEM15 conference, Noella Edelmann asked Shauneen Furlong from the Universities Toronto and Ottawa 5 questions around Open Government and E-Democracy.

5 questions to…
Shauneen Furlong
Professor and ICT and eGovernment Consultant, Universities Toronto and Ottawa

  1. In a nutshell: What are your thoughts in Open Government and E-Democracy?
  2. What does “open” mean to you?
  3. Could you name a good practise in E-Democracy or Open Government?
  4. …and how about bad practises?
  5. What are we going to talk about at CeDEM25?

More informations

“International Challenges to Transformational eGovernment” – Shauneen Furlong #CeDEM15 #keynote

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Shauneen presents findings uncovered during the years of her work and research in Canada. Transformational eGovernment is based on the hope and promises that lead to democratic participation, social harmony and economic sustainability. Yet why are some eGovernment strategies more successful than others?

#CeDEM15 Keynote
“International Challenges to Transformational eGovernment”
Shauneen Furlong
Professor and ICT and eGovernment Consultant, Universities Toronto and Ottawa

All #CeDEM15 Keynotes

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