Why Collaboration? Your agency’s Open Government Plan should explain in detail how your agency will improve COLLABORATION , including steps the agency will take to revise its current practices to further cooperation with other Federal and non-Federal governmental agencies, the public, and non-profit and private entities in fulfilling the agency’s core mission activities. The specific details should include proposed changes to internal management and administrative policies to improve collaboration.
It’s Not New Shared Drive Focus Groups Email Intranet Listservs Events Directories Information Sharing Working Groups Knowledge Management
How It’s Different Rise of Social Technologies Cultural and Generational Change Rise of mobile Rise of broadband Rise of video Dynamic not Static New consumer use cases - Facebook, Amazon Reviews, American Idol, Twitter, Skype, Banks
OpenGov Collaboration Engage with State/Local stakeholders Internal Departmental and Agency Organized working groups on issues Get Feedback from public Create Knowledge repositories Solicit New Ideas Internally/Externally Find relevant experts and stakeholders Launch Focus groups