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CTG’s Donna Canestraro Awarded UAlbany President’s Award for Excellence on March 25, 2015
CTG’s Donna Canestraro Awarded UAlbany President’s Award for Excellence on March 25, 2015
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CTG co-chairs the 2nd Annual UAlbany President’s Forum on Data at the University at Albany on February 2015
Theresa Pardo Speaking at Conference
CTG Partners with SUNY’s Cradle to Career Alliance (C2C) to Identify Data Needs for Assessing Impact
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Advancing Digital Government: The Research-Practice-Knowledge Connection by Sharon S. Dawes in Gestión y Política Pública, CIDE
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Meghan Cook Receives UAlbany Initiatives in Women Award to Participate at CeDEM14 in Krems, Austria
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Pardo and Helbig Join Digital Government Society Board of Directors
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CTG Launches Online Forum to Gather Feedback on the Role Of Public Libraries in Supporting Open Government
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Albany center has been leader in bridging tech, gov't for two decades in FedScoop | March 17, 2014
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New Web Page for Open Health Data, Open Opportunities Workshop
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Pardo and Dawes Appointed International Advisors of the eGov Chapter of the China Information Association

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Gil-Garcia Receives National Researcher Distinction

CTG Research Director and Associate Professor of Public Administration and Policy, J. Ramon Gil-Garcia, received distinction as a Level 3 National Researcher from the Mexican National Council of Science and Technology. Dr. Gil-Garcia is the first researcher with a focus on digital government to receive this distinction. The Mexican System of Researchers has five levels, with this distinction being the highest a researcher can obtain before becoming emeritus as a result of a life-long career of research contributions.

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Students Create Health Data Visualization Tool

Interns at CTG spent this summer working on a variety of projects pertaining to data visualization, cyber security, process management, web development, and more as part of CTG’s Summer Student Lab, which aims to provide students with experiential learning opportunities to enhance their education while at the same producing innovative tools and techniques for our government partners.Find out more>>

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CTG Participates in city of Albany's Broadband Initiative Working Group

CTG’s Derek Werthmuller is participating in the city of Albany’s Broadband Initiative Working Group in order to help expand broadband access and bridge the digital divide. Together, the group of nine community and business partners will review the broadband needs of the City and provide a blueprint for how broadband service can move forward. Find out more>>

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Enabling Open Government for All: A Road Map for Public Libraries

This report presents the results of a year-long partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and public library and open government experts. The project focused on responding to a growing question about how efforts to open government are influencing, and possibly changing, the role of public libraries in their communities. The report offers six recommendations about leveraging past practices and ensuring a future role for public libraries in the expanding open government agenda emerged from the research and expert meetings. In addition, the report provides two resources to support these recommendations and to help public libraries get started in building their open government agenda.



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Article by Hillary Dolinsky, Natalie Helbig featured in 'Advances in Social Work' Journal

An article written by CTG's Hillary Dolinsky and Natalie Helbig entitled Risky Business: Applying Ethical Standards to Social Media Use with Vulnerable Populations was published in the latest version of 'Advances in Social Work.'

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