Partnership to Examine Innovative Uses of Digital Technology in Citizen Engagement Delvinia and the Innovation Policy Lab at the Munk School of Global Affairs in the University of Toronto are pleased to announce a partnership to study eDemocracy and the impact of technology on citizen engagement in Canada. Delvinia has extensive experience working with all levels of More »Posted in eDemocracy, Press release.
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The future of eDemocracy: Increasing citizen engagement through choice, control, transparency and authenticity
There have been a number of incidents recently that demonstrate the fact that the future of eDemocracy is about transparency, authenticity, and ultimately holding both politicians and citizens responsible for creating a democratic environment that serves the best interests of citizens. The alternative, which I shared with the Edmonton Citizens Jury this past weekend, would More »Posted in eDemocracy.
Delvinia’s work around eDemocracy in the Town of Markham is the subject of a feature story in the January issue of Canadian Government Executive, published by IT in Canada. “Voting digital: Markham connects through tech,” authored by Delvinia CEO Adam Froman and Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, is based on a presentation delivered by the pair More »Posted in delvinia, Technology.
In the December issue of Vue Magazine, published by the Market Research and Intelligence Association (MRIA), our CEO Adam Froman shares the story of our work with the Town of Markham. Adam’s feature article, “How Marketing Research is Helping Canada Gain Recognition as a Global Leader in eDemocracy,” illustrates how the municipality has successfully used More »Posted in AskingCanadians, Data Collection, delvinia.
I just returned from speaking at the GTEC 2011 conference in Ottawa earlier today. This is the largest government technology conference in the country. It was held at the new Ottawa Convention Centre next to the Westin Hotel and the conference took over the entire building. All of the major technology providers were in attendance. More »Posted in AskingCanadians, delvinia, Digital Culture, Speaking Engagements, Technology.
Delvinia CEO Adam Froman and Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti will address delegates at GTEC 2011, Canada’s Government Technology Event, on Wednesday. The four-day conference and exhibition, which is expected to draw more than 7,000 attendees, gets under way today at the Ottawa Convention Centre. Through the use of Internet voting and the implementation of multiple More »Posted in delvinia, Speaking Engagements, Technology.
For the election night coverage on Rogers TV Toronto, Goldhawk Live producer Dave Bradshaw interviewed Delvinia CEO Adam Froman for a segment about Internet voting and voter turnout. Speaking in reference to Delvinia’s recent DIG report on eDemocracy and citizen engagement in the Town of Markham, Adam talked about the municipality’s success with Internet voting More »Posted in delvinia.
Delvinia’s DIG report on eDemocracy and Citizen Engagement got some airtime on a radio station in Victoria, B.C. this week. On Thursday, Nicole Goodman, a PhD candidate specializing in Canadian political institutions and alternative voting methods and the principal author of the report, spoke to Frank Stanford of CFAX 1070. Nicole talked about the Town More »Posted in delvinia, Reports/White Papers, Speaking Engagements.
Delvinia has announced the release of its latest DIG report, “eDemocracy and Citizen Engagement: The Delvinia Report on Internet Voting in the Town of Markham.” This groundbreaking study—based on Delvinia’s involvement in three consecutive elections—provides a comprehensive review of Canadian attitudes toward Internet voting in Canada, demonstrates how Canadians are embracing digital technologies to interact More »Posted in AskingCanadians, Data Collection, delvinia, Press release.