Why collective intelligence done well can help democracy
Government as a shared brain
Thinking of how governments perceive, create, learn and remember can help to make it smarter.
CI for public problems
Why we need a purposeful redesign of democratic institutions to make the most of citizens’ insights.
Our goal is to renew democracy and empower groups to better respond to collective issues.
The Routledge Handbook of Collective Intelligence for democracy and governance
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Discover the science of getting smarter together by learning the key principles of CI applied to governance and democracy
Why our ability to socialize, navigate power and develop a “collective brain” helped us flourish spectacularly.
To solve tomorrow's public problems, we will need to augment human intelligence with AI and digital tools.
Explore our democratic innovation toolbox and make it your own.
Optimise the quality of crowdsourced input by combining it with expert validation
Self-moderated online platforms
Massively scaled online deliberations for a fine grained understanding of public opinion
Inspiring case studies
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How AI helped Slagelse make sense of citizen insights
Include more citizens earlier on in the policy making process with technology
How a small French town slashed unemployment
Local citizens are an untapped resource to innovate and spread ideas that work
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