Major Takeaways from the Transforming Local Government conference:
Need for government to have a well developed strategic plan that incorporates the community wants and needs.
The community wants and needs more and more effective and clear communication from government.
Keynote Speaker: Milo Medin – Vice President of Access Services for Google
Empowering Transformation with Strategic Use of Technology
Prediction of 3 tech tools that can/will be strategically used by government.
- Smart phones – 50% of wireless subscribers use smart phones.
- Machine to Machine – M2M
- The Cloud
- It is better storage, make for better, faster, easier, sharing & communication.
- Multnomah County
- New York Public Library
Now if we could just get this e-book thing sorted out!