How Do You Make It Sustainable?
Answer: Game Mechanics
Rewarding Civic Engagement
Users Receive “Innobucks” For
Participation (Which Can Be Traded In
For Real Products)
How Are They Rewarded?
–A virtual online currency that can be traded in for
real tangible products and services from the
Manor Labs storefront.
• Users receive Innobucks in various quantities
depending upon the action they complete.
–For example: Users receive 5,000 Innobucks
when submitting an idea for us to consider.
Twitter @manorlabs Web www.manorlabs.org
What Are Some Of The Tangible Benefits?
$25 Gift Certificate To Restaurant
Ride-out With Chief of Police
Week Named In Your Honor
Be Mayor For A Day
• 24 QR-Codes (15 Equipped with RFID)
• Current Codes Are Deployed On City
Projects, Places of Interest, City Buildings, and
even a Lift Station.
• Businesses/Developer Training Program
• Pilot Testing 20 Additional QR-Codes Affixed
Total Cost of Program (Phase 1)? $400.00
For More Information Visit
Did I Mention It Was All Done In Under 1 Month!
What We Did What Made It Happen Cost
Website Wordpress +
Citizen Reporting (Distributed 311) SystemSeeClickFix Starts at $40 per month
QR-codes ZXing Only the cost of
Idea Platform Spigit Starts at $499 per month
E-Forms + Processes Firmstep Starts at $300 per
Open Data Socrata Free Version Available. Plans start at $499 per month
Open Crime Information CrimeReports Starts at $99 per month
E-mail Google Apps Standard Free (Up to 50 users)
Social Media (
Google Docs Free (Up to 50 users)
PageFreezer Starts at $199 per
DHS First Responders Communities of PracticeFree for first
VoIP Cloud Phone
MuniVox + Tropo Free
Form an Internal Innovation Committee (Start Within Your
Find A Platform To Help Harness/Manage Ideas
Start Small With R&D
Find Higher Education Institutions & Private Companies To
Cookie Cut (Learn What Others Have Done, And Apply It)
•Solution: Executive Sponsor- ‘Open
•Solution: Reaching Out In Existing
Dustin Haisler, Assistant City Manager & CIO
Text “Haisler” To 50500 For My Contact Information