Open government, open data, open policy, digital engagement, campaigning? Complex, yes, but undertanding the strategic opportunities in any new landscape is ultimately about developing good processes and growing people.
We can support you to thrive in these new democratic and digital spaces.
Our research services help you to really understand your environment and your audience. Rigorous evaluation helps you learn from your experiences, iterate and innovate successfully.
We help you to identify future trends and good practice. Innovative, applied research underpins everything that we do.
Our changing society, the professionalisation of politics along with the internet, new social tools and media convergence has created complexity and a dazzling array of options. To understand what this means and harness new tools effectively you need sound, impartial and clear advice.
We help parliaments develop good practice guidelines for social media, governments understand how open policy and innovation models can improve services, local government challenge itself to re-think its future role. We work with NGOs to think strategically about campaigns and mobilise supporters and with public agencies to facilitate change and co-create.
From campaigns and social media strategy to open government and broadband policy development, we can help.
Trying to understand how digital and social media can work for you, transform internal and external communications and improve stakeholder engagement? Want to understand what the impact of new digital media on civic and democratic processes is? Do you want to develop more effective policy that leads to more efficient public services?
We'll work with you to design public, collaborative or internal programmes and events. We can support you through facilitation, training, research supervision, mentoring and coaching from our world-leading experts.
It's about our team supporting your team in a dynamic learning environment.
Are you a media organisation trying to understand the way technology and society is reshaping the demands on our democratic systems? We can help you cut through to what matters in a rapidly changing world! With our in-depth knowledge we provide an expert commentary for TV and radio, we write for major publications and provide knowledgeable and engaging speakers for conferences and panels. We'll give your audience clear strategic insights and help them make sense of the changing democratic landscapes.