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Continuous Innovation for a More Productive Commonwealth

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2013 Annual Report of the Office of the Government Innovation Officer (OGIO) Posted on Dec 12

2013 Annual Report of the Office of the Government Innovation Officer (OGIO)

The last year has been productive and exciting for the Patrick administration as we have moved forward on our innovation agenda within Massachusetts state government. During Fiscal Year 2013 (FY13), the following activities were completed: Assessed needs and “opportunities for innovation” among the Commonwealth executive   …Continue Reading 2013 Annual Report of the Office of the Government Innovation Officer (OGIO)

Innovating in the Commonwealth Posted on Mar 26

Innovating in the Commonwealth

In my role as Government Innovation Officer (GIO) for the Commonwealth, there are several ways in which I help move the innovation agenda forward within the Commonwealth’s various agencies. One category of activity entails my dialoguing with agency leaders to identify opportunities for innovation, and   …Continue Reading Innovating in the Commonwealth

Welcome to Mass Innovation Posted on Jan 23

Welcome to Mass Innovation

Welcome to the Mass Innovation blog! In my role as Government Innovation Officer (GIO), I have been charged with looking at how the various operations of the Commonwealth state government can be streamlined by leveraging innovations. To begin, I went on a “listening tour” —   …Continue Reading Welcome to Mass Innovation