Research

Feedback from the NetworkedCllr report

Catherine yesterday updated the NetworkedCllr blog with feedback that she has received about the report. As you'll know from reading here (or elsewhere), the report has stirred up a lot of interest in how councillors should be equipped for a digital, networked world. So it's no surprise at all that there have been some really interesting ...

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More information on Networked Councillor

There has been quite a bit of activity on Twitter, particularly, about the Networked Councillor report, which is currently in a beta stage and open for comments. I've just written a quick post on the Networked Councillor blog to keep people up to date on what is happening about the report and where and when they ...

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Networked Councillor event: Cambridge 26th October

Update: this event, which was planned for the 26th of October has now been postponed. More details soon... Improvement East and Public-i will be holding a workshop event soon as part of the Networked Councillor project that we are running. It will be at Murray Edwards College (formerly New Hall) in Cambridge, between 1pm and 3.30pm on ...

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What is a networked councillor? We’re going to find out…

We're involved in an exciting project that is looking at how new technology can change the relationship local councillors have with the public. We know that the advent of social media in particular has allowed councillors to tap into online networks, changing the way some are communicating with residents. But what is the appropriate level of ...

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