Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science 2013
Hawaii International Conference
on Systems Science 2013
E-Government Track: Open Government
eHawaii.gov/ Hawaii Information
• Russell Castagnaro
• President of Hawaii Information
Consortium, LLC (http://hic.ehawaii.gov)
• Portal and eGovernment Services
Provider for the State and Counties of
• Since 2000 we have worked to create
eGovernment Services and make more
Open Gov (to me)
– Public understands the workings of the
– Public can work with government in a
modern/ understandable way.
– Via modern communication methods.
– Public can hold government accountable for
policies and service delivery.
* See http://integrilicio.us/blog/2012/05/22/a-working-definition-of-open-government
• Streaming meetings?
– Anyone can attend
• Remote legislative participation?
– Avoids flights, stay close to constituents
• Digital Archives
– All documents
• Paperless legislature
– The Hawaii Senate is already there.
• Electronic Notaries
• State issued digital ID’s
• Personalizable services
• Responsive Government
Aloha and Namaste
Hau’ oli Makahiki Hou and Happy Open Gov’t Season
from HIC and eHawaii.gov!!