Expert quotes on AI in government for Tagesspiegel Background

In September 2019, I gave a short interview to the German newspaper Tagesspiegel on Artificial Intelligence in government. A few of my quotes actually made it into the articles. 1. Article in the printed edition of Tagesspiegel (in German, no paywall): 2. Article in the specialist publication “Tagesspiegel Background Digitalisierung & KI” (in German, paywalled): …    read more »

Article on strategic IT procurement in Behörden Spiegel

In September 2019, I wrote a short article raising attention for my whitepaper on strategic IT procurement for Behörden Spiegel, one of the leading practitioners’ magazines for German public administration. Read it here (in German):

Work-in-progress report on success factors for rural digital initiatives

In March 2019, my colleague Nicole Opiela and me presented a work-in-progress report on our study on digital initiatives in German rural areas at the 7. Fachkongress des IT-Planungsrats in Lübeck. The Fachkongress is an annual conference for experts and practitioners of German e-government from all federal levels. The IT-Planungsrat consists of representatives of all …    read more »

Exploring the future of public sector leadership in AI scenarios

In March 2019, I facilitated a workshop exploring the public sector leadership in our four scenarios of AI in the public sector at Fujitsu Germany’s annual conference on digital public administration “Jahreskonferenz Digitale Verwaltung”. The participants gathered in small groups and familiarised themselves with one of our scenarios on AI in the public sector each. …    read more »

Talking “Public Money, Public Code” at Netzpolitischer Abend

In March 2019, Katharina Nocun invited me to talk with her about our brochure “Public Money Public Code – Modernising Public Infrastructure with Free Software” at the 80th Netzpolitischer Abend. Netzpolitischer Abend is a regular format on digital policy by Digitale Gesellschaft, a civil society organisation committed to civil rights and consumer protection in terms …    read more »