Policy Crunch

Welcome to the IOG Policy Crunch! Our evening speakers series transports the audience across a spectrum of important issues surrounding technology and public policy that we are facing today, such as:

- Digital governance
- Innovation policy
- Diversity
- Engagement

The IOG Policy Crunch is hosted monthly at the Institute on Governance in the Byward Market, Ottawa.

Keep visiting this page to learn more about upcoming dates and speaker announcements.

Coming Up: Policy Crunch Season 2

Policy Crunch: Disruptive Innovation and Public Policy in the Digital Age

These sessions are designed for policy practitioners, experts and interested parties to learn, explore and share ideas with an expert audience. Live broadcasts will also be available on the IOG Youtube Channel and on Twitter at #PolicyCrunch.

Admission is free for these events, but you still need to register to attend! Visit the event page for details.

Season 2 Dates (Registration coming soon)

  • The New Innovation Economy : Global Policy Leadership in Digital Technologies - September 11th, 2019
  • Next Mandate: Electional Contests, Government Transitions and Pitfalls Along the Way - October 9th, 2019
  • Technological Convergence and the New Nature of Regulation - November 12th, 2019
  • Free Agents and the Future of Work - December 4th, 2019
  • Catching up with Artificial Intelligence - January 15th, 2020
  • New Technologies and National Defence - February 12th, 2020
  • Technofeudalism: Fiction or Future? - March 11th, 2020
  • Proactive Government for Technological Progress - April 1st, 2020

Past Dates: