Building & sustaining a digital government research center: A director's perspective

Theresa A. Pardo, Peter Parycek, Marijn Janssen, Lei Zheng, Maria Alexandra Cunha

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This panel provides participants a chance to interact with five digital government research center directors about their experiences in building sustainable digital government research centers. Panelists, selected to provide regional representation, will discuss their experiences and share lessons learned. Topics to be covered building a research agenda, building mutually beneficial partnerships, fund raising, finding and developing talent and engaging with university, funding, and other institutional partners. Following the formal remarks participants will be invited to raise additional topics of interest for discussion with the Directors on the panel.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDG.O 2017 - Proceedings of the 18th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research
Subtitle of host publicationInnovations and Transformations in Government
PublisherAssociation for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Number of pages3
VolumePart F128275
ISBN (Electronic)9781450353175
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Event18th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research, DG.O 2017 - Staten Island, United States
Duration: 7 Jun 20179 Jun 2017


Conference18th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research, DG.O 2017
CountryUnited States
CityStaten Island


  • Building & sustaining a research program
  • Digital government
  • Diverse partnerships
  • E-government
  • Funding
  • Research directors
  • Researchprogram

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