Successfully reported this slideshow.

Scandinavian TechPolitics

873 views

Published on

Presentation given at Personal Democracy Forum http://personaldemocracy.com/ in a panel about "Best of European TechPolitics.

Published in: Technology, News & Politics
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Scandinavian TechPolitics

  1. 1. SCANDINAVIAN<br />TECHPOLITICS<br />
  2. 2. Bente KalsnesCommunicationAdvisor, <br />Origo.no<br />Email: bente@bengler.noTwitter: @benteka<br />
  3. 3.
  4. 4. SCANDINAVIA (ACCORDING TO MY SOCIAL NETWORK):<br />
  5. 5.
  6. 6. Norway in brief<br />Multiparty, parliamentarypoliticalsystem<br />Monarchy<br />4,8 mill, 80% live in urban areas<br />11% ofpopulation immigrants<br />Notmemberofthe European Union (or the euro)<br />11% immigrants<br />Oil, fish, water power<br />
  7. 7. Sweden in brief<br />Multiparty, parliamentarypoliticalsystem<br />Monarchy<br />9,4 mill, 85% live in urban areas<br />MemberoftheEuropean Union (but notthe euro)<br />13% immigrants<br />Ikea, H&M, Saab, Sony Ericson<br />
  8. 8. Denmarkin brief<br />Multiparty, parliamentarypoliticalsystem<br />Monarchy<br />5,5 mill, 85% live in urban areas<br />Memberof European Union (but notthe euro)<br />9,5% immigrants<br />Renewableenergy (windmills), greenhousing<br />
  9. 9. SCANDINAVIA IS ALSO THIS: <br />
  10. 10. ATTITUDE<br />HUMOUR<br />HIGH TECH<br />
  11. 11. SCANDINAVIA - HUGE POTENTIAL FOR TECHPOLITICS:<br />Strong broadbandpenetration and fairlytechsavvypopulation<br />Open political systems<br />Goodlaws in place<br />High levelsof SOCIAL TRUST<br />High electionparticipation<br />
  12. 12. FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACTS<br />Sweden: 1766(Freedomofthe press law, theworld’soldest)<br />Norway: 1970 (FreedomofInformationAct)<br />Denmark: 1985 (Access to Public Administration Files Act) <br />USA: 1966(FreedomofinformationAct)<br />
  13. 13. FREEDOM OF SPEECH<br />Sweden: 1810<br />Norway: 1814<br />Denmark: 1849<br />
  14. 14. ePOLITICS<br />
  15. 15. POLITICAL PARTIES<br />ONLINE COMMUNITIES FOR POLITICAL PARTIES:<br />The Social Liberal Party (DK)<br />The Labour Party (NO)<br />
  16. 16. POLITICAL PARTIES CONT.<br />BLOGGING FOREIGN MINISTERS:<br />Carl Bildt (SV)<br />Jonas Gahr Støre (NO)<br />
  17. 17.
  18. 18. POLITICAL PARTIES CONT.<br />(NO)<br />
  19. 19. POLITICAL PARTIES CONT.<br />(SW)<br />
  20. 20. eGOVERNMENT<br />
  21. 21. eGOVERNMENT CONT.<br />INNOVATION COMPETITIONS<br />(NO)<br />(DK)<br />
  22. 22. eGOVERNMENT CONT.<br />(NO)<br />REQUEST FOR INPUT<br />
  23. 23. eGOVERNMENT CONT.<br />(NO)<br />ELECTRONIC MAIL REGISTER<br />
  24. 24. eCAMPAIGNS<br />
  25. 25. eCAMPAIGNS CONT.<br />(SW) <br />
  26. 26. eCAMPAIGNS CONT.<br /> (NO)<br />
  27. 27. BUILT WITH OPEN DATA<br />
  28. 28. BUILT WITH OPEN DATA CONT.<br />(SW) <br />
  29. 29. BUILT WITH OPEN DATA CONT.<br />(DK) <br />
  30. 30. BUILT WITH OPEN DATA CONT.<br />(NO)<br />
  31. 31. SCANDINAVIANTECHPOLITICS – MY EVALUATION:<br />GOOD: ePolitics, eCampaigns<br />MUST IMPROVE: eGov and Buildtwith open data<br />
  32. 32. CHALLENGES:<br />Small environmentoftechgeeks<br />Trust thegovernmenttoomuch to fixthings?<br />Mainly public funding, few independent foundations<br />
  33. 33. LET’S CONTINUE THE CONVERSATION HERE:<br />Bente KalsnesCommunicationAdvisor, <br />Origo.no<br />Email: bente@bengler.noTwitter: @benteka<br />

×