PRIA ACT thought leadership lunch on digital democracy with Ben Fowkes

Are your comms capturing hearts and minds? Here’s a little help…

Come along to ACT PRIA’s next “thought leadership” lunch and hear from UK-based expert in citizen engagement, Ben Fowkes.

Ben is an expert in digital democracy, with a special interest in taking public consultation and citizen participation online.

As Commercial Director at Delib, his extensive knowledge of the field allows him to advise government and public service organisations on the best methods and tools for their circumstances. He has helped organisations including the Scottish Government, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, the Government of Northern Ireland, the Environmental Protection Authority of Western Australia, the City of Austin, Texas and the City of Melbourne. He is a regular speaker on digital democracy, and has addressed the European Commission, TedX and Tea Camp Australia.

About Delib
Delib started operations in 2001 in the UK with a mission to help improve consultation between Government and Citizens. Delib helps governments and public bodies around the world connect people with decision-making by providing digital democracy apps to facilitate online consultation and engagement. In Australia, Delib provides solutions and services to the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, Department of the Environment and Energy, Department of Health, ACCC and The Treasury.

Thanks to our sponsor, Delib, the first 20 PRIA Members to email will receive their registration for this event free of charge. Please note that the complimentary spaces are strictly limited to 20.

Event Details

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Thursday 23 March 2017
12.15pm - 2.00pm
The Commonwealth Club, 25 Forster Cres, Yarralumla
$50 per person
Smart business attire - jackets for the fellas please

Register by 17 March, including advising of dietary requirements on registration please

PRIA ACT gratefully acknowledges sponsorship of this event by Delib

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Event Location: The Commonwealth Club
Registrations Open: 3rd Feb 17 12:00 AM
Registrations Close: 21st Mar 17 12:00 AM
Price: AU $ 50 (Inc. GST)
Places Available: 11


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