A British Take on 'The Next Age of Government'
Last month, when I spoke to e-communications firm Delib founder Chris Quigley (who filmed a short documentary about President Obama's Open Government memo one ...
Last month, when I spoke to e-communications firm Delib founder Chris Quigley (who filmed a short documentary about President Obama's Open Government memo one year later), he told me that this same memo may have impacted government leaders across the pond.
A potential case in point: U.K. Conservative Party leader David Cameron's TEDTalk on "The Next Age of Government."
If you're not familiar with TEDTalks, they are videos from speakers often representing or discussing a topic of interest within at least one of three spheres: technology, entertainment and design. Topics can vary greatly; many of them could be influential, inspiring and potential useful to government officials looking for unique points-of-view. This 14-minute video outlines how Cameron sees government transparency as a way to improve peoples' well-being.
Cameron's talk, taped in London, is a bit U.S.-centric and included the Missouri Accountability Portal and the Chicago Police Department's ClearMap as examples of transparency and accountability. To view the whole talk, click below. For more TEDTalks, click here.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Rise in Early Cervical Cancer Detection Linked to Obamacare1 day ago
Video Just the Latest Stain on Chicago Police's Decades-Long Record of Misconduct1 day ago
On Immigration, Feds and Texas Play Chess1 day ago
Pension Cuts Win Federal Court Support in Chattanooga1 day ago
Amid Financial Turmoil, Florida City Fires Its New Manager1 day ago
Maryland Changes How Lawsuit Payouts Are Sold1 day ago