Engaging Stakeholders: The First Step to Increasing Digital Inclusion Abstract

  • Angela Siefer OCLC
Keywords: digital inclusion, digital divide, stakeholder engagement

Abstract

This paper is intended to help local leadership striving to create cohesive 21st century communities learn from the digital inclusion stakeholder engagement experiences of Rhode Island. Broadband Rhode Island’s (BBRI’s) public policy engagement process carefully engaged stakeholders from a variety of sectors, kept them engaged through a facilitated and well-planned process and is now implementing recommendations defined during the process.

Author Biography

Angela Siefer, OCLC

Angela Siefer is Digital Inclusion Program Manager at OCLC, Dublin, Ohio.  Email: siefera@oclc.org

Published
2013-11-07
How to Cite
Siefer, A. (2013). Engaging Stakeholders: The First Step to Increasing Digital Inclusion Abstract. The Journal of Community Informatics, 10(1). Retrieved from http://www.ci-journal.net/index.php/ciej/article/view/1064
Section
Case Studies