PublicTech Lab Reimagining livable and sustainable societies
What is it?
The PublicTech Lab is a place for collaboration, experimentation and design of new solutions to the great challenges faced by the public sector.
Who is it for?
It is aimed at public innovators, corporations and startups committed to improving the lives of citizens through the use of innovation and technology.
What is its impact?
The PublicTech Lab contributes to the collaboration and understanding between public and private agents in the creation of technological solutions for a more sustainable and inclusive society.
The education program is designed for all those trying to promote the use of technology and new service design approaches within their public institutions. They will learn about digital transformation, about procurement processes and regulations able to attract innovation, and about open innovation methodologies to identify and integrate that innovation.
PublicTech Acceleration Program aims at nurturing the market of early stage startups selling or collaborating with governments, and working in highly regulated industries. This is a one year cycle program, where entrepreneurs will have the chance to redefine their model, learn how to navigate procurement processes and regulation, and experiment in real contexts.
The program aims at fostering business opportunities for startups while promoting the use of innovative digital solutions for operational or service delivery challenges faced by governments. The PublicTech team will work together with governments and corporations providing services to governments to find the best innovative solution for public policies and programs.