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Wonkageekathon – GovLabs and the Birth of CityMission

Joel Natividad and Nathan Storey on their experience at the GovLab Experiment (fullversion at PediaCities): “Last month, we were invited to participate in the Inaugural Experiment of GovLabs. It was a mind-blowing experience!… Unlike a traditional policy workshop, the GovLab Experiment was unique in that it liberally sprinkled thinkers and doers, not only from the […]

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… how government can develop the capacity to make the most of Prize-Induced Contests

Can we develop a simple test or set of metrics to determine if a given problem would be a strong candidate for a prize-induced contest? Design Best Practices How can we facilitate open and transparent sharing of ideas and solutions between the individuals, organizations and broad sectors engaged with grand challenges? How should government agencies […]

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… the best practices for designing, funding, incentivizing and implementing Prize-Induced Contests and how to measure their impact

Can we develop a simple test or set of metrics to determine if a given problem would be a strong candidate for a prize-induced contest? Design Best Practices How can we facilitate open and transparent sharing of ideas and solutions between the individuals, organizations and broad sectors engaged with grand challenges? How should government agencies […]

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…how innovations in science and technology change the way we work together to enhance our well-being.

By Beth Noveck, GovLab

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