By Denice Ross, Presidential Innovation Fellow As a New Orleanian, it’s hard to believe how far we’ve come in the 10 years since Hurricane Katrina and the levee failures. In the days of the aftermath, we had a tremendous effort …

Ten Years After Katrina: New Orleans’ Recovery, and What Data Had to Do with it Read more »

Traditionally there is only one reason for the public sector to invest in projects, we call it market failure and basically means two things: (i) it is not happening, the market doesn’t provide it naturally and/or (ii) the benefits of …

A call to arms ! Cities should invest in Civic Tech Accelerators & Marketplaces ! Read more »