dg.o 2011: Call for Papers
The Digital Government Society of North America (DGSNA) will be hosting their 12th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research (dg.o 2011), June 12-15, 2011 at the University of Maryland in College Park, MD.
From the call for papers:
The Digital Government Society (DGS) is announcing the 12th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research (dg.o 2011). The dg.o meetings are an established forum for the presentation, discussion, and demonstration of interdisciplinary digital government research, technology innovation, applications, and practice. Each year the conference combines:
- Presentations of effective partnerships among government professionals, university researchers, relevant businesses, and NGOs, as well as grassroots citizen groups, to advance the practice of digital government.
- Presentations and discussions on new research on digital government as an interdisciplinary domain that lies at the intersections of information technology research, social and behavioral science research, and the problems and missions of government.
- Practice regarding digital government projects, implementations, and initiatives that bring together the research and practitioner communities, demonstrate the effectiveness and/or challenges of digital government [initiatives/processes/applications and processes], and offer best practices.
Among the topics included in this call for papers are digital democracy and governance as well as public participation in democratic processes.