A new website matches cities with pandemic help, but many aren't ready for partnerships
The civic technology nonprofit CityInnovate says local governments are too busy to build new partnerships as they respond to the unfolding public health crisis.
Startup in Residence announces 43 projects in 2019 cohort
Tech startups partnered with 22 local governments to create new digital tools, revamp frail processes and unite stakeholders.
Startup in Residence launches 81 local-government projects for small tech companies to solve
The projects will address transit, housing, public safety and other issues for 28 participating governments.
San Francisco innovation chief Jay Nath departs for civic tech nonprofit
The chief innovation officer was formative in building keystone civic technology programs like Startup in Residence.
D.C. to lead East Coast growth of Startup in Residence program
As a 2018 nationwide expansion approaches, the nation's capital announces it will serve as civic tech program's East Coast hub.
San Francisco Startup in Residence program seeks replicable solutions through national expansion
The city will cede leadership to tech policy nonprofit City Innovate Foundation as organizers consider applications from communities around the country.
San Francisco to host new urban innovation lab
The new innovation lab, dubbed Superpublic, will bring together different levels of government, private technology firms, nonprofits and universities.
San Francisco launches entrepreneur-in-residence program
The city will work in collaboration with the White House and other strategic partners “on opportunities that are actual pain points and needs of government,” San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said.