NRW Conference on Participation 2017

We contribute to a conference on the state of civic participation in NRW with a panel on instances of online participation that have failed and what we can learn from them. More information available in German.

Knowledge transfer between academia and practice

How to transfer the knowledge generated within the PhD programme and the people in the responsible for putting online participation processes into practice was the topic of a small workshop at the FHöV in Cologne today. The plan is to offer an online resource (a wiki for practitioners) that combines relevant articles summarizing and making […]

Founding and opening ceremony of DIID

On July 21st 2016 the Düsseldorf Institute for Internet and Democracy, a new department of the Heinrich-Heine-University of Düsseldorf, was officially founded. For more information, see the German version.