Jill Bjers

Executive Director

Open Charlotte, US

Speaking In

How volunteers engage with government

Volunteers drive much of the Civic Tech activity around the world.

The volunteer-based community organisation efforts of Brigades within the Code for America network have exponentially increased the influence and impact of Civic Tech ideals.

To evaluate this change, Jill and Dawn look at the different methods of engagement employed by thousands of volunteers over the last five years.