Below is the full interview from the Government Technology featured today on Jeremy Goldberg.

From the World Bank to the state of New York, including stops at the City and County of San Francisco and New York City, Jeremy Goldberg has a track record as a catalyst for public-sector innovation. Most recently as the former deputy secretary for government, technology and innovation and interim state CIO for New York state, Goldberg led the state’s technological response to COVID-19. Goldberg now begins a new journey with Microsoft’s Worldwide Public Sector group where he will focus on digital government and critical infrastructure…


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As part of my Eisenhower Fellowship to China for the month of June, I will be meeting with government agencies, academic institutions, companies, and regular citizens across 6 cities in China to learn more about the state of technology in China. To start our fellowship, Renmin University and the China Education Association for International Exchange organized a series of lectures on a variety of topics — from policy-making to how China is tackling an aging population. Two sessions that stood out for me this week were tied to the work of two professors that covered research in artificial intelligence and…


After a two-week sabbatical, the Top 10 reads from a Chief Innovation Officer are back! 🔮

Each week, I read over 100 articles so you don’t have to — Here are the top 10 you should read over the weekend and why they matter for government. Let’s dive in —

🚙 Connected Cars Can Lie, Posing a New Threat to Smart Cities http://bit.ly/2M93RIo (H/T Rob Lloyd)

👉 More Governments Turning to Gig Economy for Help http://bit.ly/2LGHQAo

💡 Economies can’t ignore human needs if they want to benefit from automation http://bit.ly/2sLDOy2

📹 DJI is partnering with Axon to sell video-capable drones…


Each week, I read over 100 articles so you don’t have to — Here are the top 10 you should read over the weekend and why they matter for government. Let’s dive in —

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The Articles —

Out of over 100 articles, here are the top 10 that stood out this week:

👀 In China, Alibaba’s data-hungry AI is controlling (and watching) cities http://bit.ly/2LGocV3

🔮 Here’s Mary Meeker’s essential 2018 Internet Trends report https://tcrn.ch/2Jg0P6F

🏗 What needs fixing in U.S. cities? Ask the mayors http://bit.ly/2LkMSS7 (H/T Bill Schrier)

📚 Connecting data to residents through data storytelling http://bit.ly/2H12980

🚗 Automakers Are Making Car Ownership…


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Each week, I read over 100 articles so you don’t have to — Here are the top 10 you should read over the weekend and why they matter for government. Let’s dive in —

The Articles —

Out of over 100 articles, here are the top 10 that stood out this week:

🚙 The AI in your non-autonomous car https://tcrn.ch/2Lxe8hf

👋 How to get blockchains to talk to each other http://bit.ly/2xd4pJN

📱Starbucks’s mobile payments system is so popular in the U.S., it has more users than Apple’s or Google’s http://bit.ly/2GER38R

🏙 Startup in Residence Aims to Expand to 100 Cities, Announces Newest Local…


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Each week, I read over 100 articles so you don’t have to — Here are the top 10 you should read over the weekend and why they matter for government. Let’s dive in —

The Articles —

Out of over 100 articles, here are the top 10 that stood out this week:

🤝 In blockchain we trust http://bit.ly/2GHjQhP

🤯 Think Uber and Lyft Are Killing Transit? Think Again http://bit.ly/2rSpeoR

🔮 The Future of Organizational Management: Ecological Systems Thinking — http://bit.ly/2rRXArc

💡 The Art of Nudging Technology Adoption in Government http://bit.ly/2IJAq0C (H/T William Eggers)

🔒 Alphabet’s Project Shield expands DDoS protection to politics https://engt.co/2IKxBwf


Each week, I read over 100 articles so you don’t have to — Here are the top 10 you should read over the weekend and why they matter for government. Let’s dive in —

The Articles —

Out of over 100 articles, here are the top 10 that stood out this week:

📞 Google Assistant will soon be able to make calls to book your appointment https://engt.co/2I10Uen

🚛 Why self-driving trucks will take over before self-driving cars http://bit.ly/2rtYafk

🗺 For a truly ‘smart’ city, you need a ‘geographic action system’ https://wapo.st/2jySGeY (H/T Herman Chandi)

🛣 The Transportation Problem No One Is Talking About…


Each week, I read over 100 articles so you don’t have to — Here are the top 10 you should read over the weekend and why they matter for government. Let’s dive in —

The Articles —

Out of over 100 articles, here are the top 10 that stood out this week:

🤯 Actors were paid to attend New Orleans city council meetings supporting power plant http://bit.ly/2wiDr3b

💰 Amazon finally opens up Alexa to developers to make money off third-party skills http://bit.ly/2HXZ8GS

👉 If Facial Recognition Comes to Body Cameras, How Will Government Respond? http://bit.ly/2Kp5LUt

🔎 Here’s How Facebook Uses AI To Detect…


Each week, I read over 100 articles so you don’t have to — Here are the top 10 you should read over the weekend and why they matter for government. Let’s dive in —

The Articles —

Out of over 100 articles, here are the top 10 that stood out this week:

⚠️ The Coming Consumer Data Wars http://bit.ly/2KkiQOC

🚗 Why the Rise of Self-Driving Vehicles Will Actually Increase Car Ownership https://t.co/tWWfm7wZnt

🛠 Amazon’s new blockchain service competes with similar products from Oracle and IBM https://tcrn.ch/2HSYsU5

👉 Keys to unlocking great decision-making https://mck.co/2Khj1u9

🚀 AR and VR have hurdles to clear in the…

Dustin Haisler

Chief Innovation Officer of e.Republic | Government Technology | Governing | Former Government CIO/ACM | GovTech Top 100 Influencer | Professor | Author | TEDx

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