Ash Community Speaker Series -- Navigating A New Frontier: Stories of Civic Tech Adoption

Date: 

Friday, March 23, 2018, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Ash Center Foyer, 124 Mount Auburn St., Suite 200N
Join Kunal Kothari, MPP 18 and Ihsaan Patel, MPP 18, for a discussion about how cities are using data and dealing with new emerging technologies such as the autonomous car.  Kothari and Patel will share their insights from working at different levels of governments. They will discuss how governments are incorporating innovations and how they are overcoming the challenges that come with change. Teresa Acuña, Associate Director of the Ash Center’s Democratic Governance program, will moderate. 

Lunch will be served.  

The Ash Community Speaker Series features discussions with students, faculty, fellows, and alumni whose research or other academic work is supported by the Ash Center. The series is a forum to discuss new ideas, innovative work, and ongoing projects that are related to the Ash Center's mission to make the world a better place by advancing excellence and innovation in governance and public policy through research, education, and public discussion.