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5 Ways COVID-19 Pushed Digital Services into the Spotlight

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From fast-paced development and a focus on equity to GIS work and contact tracing, the pandemic showed that, despite challenges, digital services are crucial to making government work well today.

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5 Ways COVID-19 Pushed Digital Services into the Spotlight

5 Ways COVID-19 Pushed Digital Services into the Spotlight

From fast-paced development and a focus on equity to GIS work and contact tracing, the pandemic showed that, despite challenges, digital services are crucial to making government work well ...

Despite NYC ride-hailing decision, pitfalls ahead for cities regulating gig economy

Despite NYC ride-hailing decision, pitfalls ahead for cities regulating gig economy

Chicago already suggested it may follow suit with the driving apps, while a need for governments to keep up with regulations and state preemption may slow things down.

The Analytics Playbook for Cities: A Navigational Tool for Understanding Data Analytics in Local Government, Confronting Trade-Offs, and Implementing Effectively

The Analytics Playbook for Cities: A Navigational Tool for Understanding Data Analytics in Local Government, Confronting Trade-Offs, and Implementing Effectively

Mashariki, Amen Ra, Nicolas Diaz, and David Eaves. 2020. “The Analytics Playbook for Cities: A Navigational Tool for Understanding Data Analytics in Local Government, Confronting ...

Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative Convenes in NYC

Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative Convenes in NYC

For the third year, organizers welcomed mayors and their senior staff members to a three-day professional development program in New York City, during which participants examined famous ...

The Case for Government Investment in Analytics

The Case for Government Investment in Analytics

While there are many possible ways to describe the value to government of using data, this paper addresses three types of value created: Financial return attributable to analytics efforts; ...

Mayors: How executive training helped me innovate in City Hall

Mayors: How executive training helped me innovate in City Hall

Checking in with 5 grads of the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative.

Smart City advice for China from a former NY deputy mayor

Smart City advice for China from a former NY deputy mayor

This is the third part of my discussions with Stephen Goldsmith, former deputy mayor of New York City and co-author of the book The Responsive City: Engaging Communities Through Data-Smart ...

NEWS Local governments around the world respond with creativity and determination to the COVID-19 crisis

NEWS Local governments around the world respond with creativity and determination to the COVID-19 crisis

As the world moves from the early stages of responding to the COVID-19 pandemic into a new phase it is time to identify emerging lessons from the various governance initiatives that city ...

Mike Bloomberg and Ambassador Susan E. Rice Address 323 City Leaders at Third Virtual Convening to Aid COVID-19 Social and Economy Recovery

Mike Bloomberg and Ambassador Susan E. Rice Address 323 City Leaders at Third Virtual Convening to Aid COVID-19 Social and Economy Recovery

Mike Bloomberg and Susan E. Rice, Former U.S. National Security Advisor and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, addressed more than 320 city leaders, including 128 mayors, from 208 ...

Accela Deepens Integration with Esri and Microsoft to Leverage Spatial Data and Cloud Analytics to Empower Governments to Make Data-Driven Decisions and Enhance Citizen Services

Accela Deepens Integration with Esri and Microsoft to Leverage Spatial Data and Cloud Analytics to Empower Governments to Make Data-Driven Decisions and Enhance Citizen Services

Collaboration between technology powerhouses helps local and state governments deliver what’s possible in fostering economic development and improving outcomes for customers and the ...

Respecting the independence of Canada’s cities is critical to ensuring the will of the voter is recognized

Respecting the independence of Canada’s cities is critical to ensuring the will of the voter is recognized

As cities are increasingly called upon to deliver an expanded slate of services, it is clear the old way of doing things has not kept up with modern challenges