Addressing urban challenges with citizens' intelligence
By Beth Simone Noveck | 2015
Beth Simone Noveck
One question has driven Beth Simone Noveck's illustrious career: 'How can we ensure the well-being of democracy?' Noveck is the founder and director of The Governance Lab and its MacArthur Research Network on Opening Governance. The GovLab aims to improve people's lives by changing how we govern using advances in technology and science, designing and testing technology, policy and strategies for fostering more open and collaborative approaches to strengthen the ability of people and institutions to work together to solve problems, make decisions, resolve conflict and govern themselves more effectively and legitimately.