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Sad news for the future of this community, which I created many years ago: Google is sunsetting Google+ https://www.blog.google/technology/safety-security/project-strobe/ I hope that folks here will seek out the newsgroups, hashtags and Facebook groups where conversations about open government continue.

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Blockchain Technology
Will Greatly Enhance Transparency
In Government

However, that being said, how much transparency does government really welcome? Moreover, how much does the rank and file in government really know about blockchain technology in order to even clamor for it from the bottom up?


Learn more at:: https://tinyurl.com/ybdmvyq3

Pierre Coupet
:: Otherworldly Futurist and Architect of
:: Futuristic City-State Enclave based on a
:: Civilized World Financial System
:: https://tinyurl.com/y9xdq5qk
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After a delay last year and a flawed consultation in 2018, the United States has now missed a second, self-imposed deadline for a new national action plan for open government for the Open Government Partnership. Context: https://fcw.com/articles/2018/08/29/howard-open-gov-under-trump.aspx So the question now is: will that matter in any substantive way for the American public, transparency in the U.S. government, or the future of this multi-stakeholder initiative?

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At first look, +Google's launch of Data Set Search looks like a dramatic improvement to public access to public information, at a global scale: https://www.blog.google/products/search/making-it-easier-discover-datasets/ An epochal change in the history of open data.

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Announcement: 2018 Call for Innovations -- selected cases to be featured in Paris and Dubai (due 14 September)

The OECD Observatory of Public Sector Innovation (OPSI) has launched the third annual Call for Innovations to crowdsource innovative projects and initiatives from governments and government partners around the world. Working in partnership with the UAE's Mohammed Bin Rashid Centre for Government Innovation (MBRCGI), the OECD will highlight several of the innovations as in-depth case studies in an upcoming report in innovation trends. In addition, the teams behind selected innovations will be invited to present their work and inspire others at international events in Paris and Dubai, including at the World Government Summit -- the largest annual gathering in the world focused on government innovation. The deadline is 14 September, so interested innovators are encouraged to submit their innovations soon. Details in the link below!

https://bit.ly/2vPcHni

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It's Time to Explore New Ideas
Concepts and Models of
Nation-State Governance
Outside the Confines and Parameters
Of Today's Governmental Structure

Otherwise, we will always wind up trying to fit a square peg into a round hole. The bottom line is this: You can't turn an outhouse into a toilet bowl.

Thus the reason for new thinking, new ideas and new initiatives.

Pierre Coupet
:: Otherworldly Futurist and Architect of
:: Futuristic City-State Enclave based on a
:: Civilized World Financial System
:: https://tinyurl.com/y9xdq5qk
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Trump asks if he can fire Pruitt's employee directly, without firing Pruitt? Better have all the state indictments ready to unseal

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