4IRC - Govt & Society - Is there an algorithm for good government?

5.30pm - 7.45pm , 12 December, 2017


With huge advances in the development of algorithms and big data, this has impacted how government decisions are made. Join the #4IRC Connect Shapers as we discuss the need for a new kind of politics under the 4th Industrial Revolution. 

  • Are there algorithms that can replace the politicians in our governmental systems? 
  • How does big data impact decision making?
  • Does a government without politics make for a better society?
  • What are the opportunities and challenges with disruption in our political structures?  

Contributors confirmed so far include: Ann-Marie Slavin, Modern Democracy, Colm Burns, Open Govt Network NI, Callum Curry, SUSSD and Jon Barnes, Author of Democracy Squared - More to be announced 

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