Entries by Johan Magnusson


Digital Governance @ Sundsvall Municipality

SCDI took part in a discussion concerning future research collaboration with the municipality of Sundsvall. Sundsvall is in the midst of a digital transformation initiative and a user of DiMiOS, and the discussion focused on how said collaboration could look and include, in terms of access to digital clinics, digital laboratories et cetera.

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Digital Maturity @ DIGG

SCDI presented the findings from the first national measurement of digital maturity in the public sector at the Agency for Digital Government in Sundsvall. The discussion focused on the model and how this could be used to accelerate digitalisation in Sweden. The findings will be made publicly available through a first annual status report in […]

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The digitalisation of banks

SCDI participated with a presentation on the future of banks in the digital economy at a board meeting for Sparbanken Eken in Växjö. The discussion focused on the new collaboration landscape emerging as large banks move more and more towards becoming infrastructural providers.


New project funded by Länsförsäkringar

SCDI has been approved funding from Länsförsäkringars forskningsfond for a study of how blockchain may open up for dynamic pricing of insurance. The project will involve design experiments where the researchers work collaboratively with LF in the design, realisation and evaluation of new services. See here for additional information on the project.


Visiting lecture from Royal Holloway

Professor Lizzie Coles-Kemp from Royal Holloway, University of London, gave an inspirational lecture on cyber security governance. The discussion focused on the issues of demarcation and limits of contemporary governance configurations. The visit is part of a larger collaboration on the effect of digitalisation on marginalised and disenfranchised groups in society.


How the CIO is loosing out

  Ny studie visar cio:ns hopplösa roll – blir trögrörlig av föråldrad styrning Cio:ns guldålder är över. Styrningsmodeller skapade för att undvika risk gör att cio:erna blivit felpositionerade och trögrörliga, enligt forskare. cio.idg.se  


Introducing the Dina Files

In an attempt to make cutting edge research in a format fitting external stakeholders to SCDI, we have launched an initiative we refer to as “The Dina Files”. In essence, this is a playlist of short podcasts, where our students summarise and discuss carefully selected papers deemed to have a significant value for practice and […]

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Evaluation of SKL LEDA

Dina Koutsikouri just finalised a review of the work conducted within the SKF LEDA project. The project involved numerous stakeholders and was focused on finding the factors necessary for successful digitalisation in municipalities. In the report LEDA is in part compared to DiMiOS, a model for digital maturity developed by researchers within SCDI on assignment […]

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White Digital Innovation Challenge

As part of the courses “Innovation Strategy for the digital economy” and “Digital infrastructures” in the Master in Digital Leadership, students engaged in a digital innovation challenge. The idea was to create digital innovation POCs for urban planning, as part of helping White Arkitektkontor with identifying new business opportunities within digitalisation. The winning team received […]