Democracy on Trial
May
19
10:00 AM10:00

Democracy on Trial

Did the recent Citizen Jury Trial take us closer to the illusive dream of participatory democracy?

SATURDAY 10:00AM GUMNUT POD

Dion McCurdy, Mayor Simon Richardson, Prof Lyn Carson

Presented by Byron Shire Council

Byron Shire Council engaged the New Democracy Foundation to deliver a Citizen Jury process – an innovation in participatory democracy. The trial concludes in late April, giving us an opportunity to debrief at Renew Fest in May.

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Australian Digital Democracy Forum
Nov
28
1:30 PM13:30

Australian Digital Democracy Forum

  • 5 Hoddle Street Collingwood, VIC, 3066 Australia (map)
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Coinciding with the end of the Australian Symposium for More Effective Government and the Australian Postal Survey on Same-sex Marriage, this forum will look at the latest in digital, direct and participatory democracy as well as government policy co-design.

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