Innovative Cities

Cities are fascinating loci of many ‘purpose-driven’ initiatives, often including many actors from multiple levels of governments, the private sector or the community.

To understand the ways in which cities can act as engine rooms of systematic change, we research city-level innovations that have a transformative, systematic impact on the organisation of government or the delivery of public services.

Surfacing and diffusing city level innovations brings national and local learning together so that actors at this level of government can better explore the potential for cross-administrative innovation. We encourage other cities to learn and adapt from one another.

For this project, we scan of urban innovations and collect case studies, profiling and analysing their development process and intersections, to make recommendations on their diffusion in other city contexts.

Submit a case study to share insight from your city-level innovation here.

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World Government Summit at Expo 2020 Dubai dates announced

Official dates for the next edition of the World Government Summit at Expo 2020

Carrot Rewards Winning the Edge of Government Award in Dubai

This blogpost was initially published by Justin Von Etzdorf on Linkedin. Justin submitted a

Launch | Embracing Innovation in Government: Global Trends 2019

We are happy to announce that OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría launched OPSI’s report “Embracing

OPSI Presents at French Territorial Innovation “Innova’ter” Conference

Yesterday, September 25th, OPSI Director Marco Daglio spoke at the 2nd annual Innova’ter in

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