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Digital Transformation Strategies in Municipalities

In a recent report by the Research Consortium for Digital Government, the current state of the art of municipal digital transformation strategies are presented. Through content analysis of the yearly top steering documents (the objectives and…
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National scaling of digital maturity

SCDI is part of the large ESF-project on scaling DiMiOS, a framework and tool for digital maturity assessment within the public sector. The project is run by SKR, the association for local governments and healthcare regions, and the goal is…
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Digitalization of local governments

During a seminar with the digital leadership of Vetlanda municipality, SCDI presented recent findings from the research consortium for digital innovation. The findings included the final stages of analysis for a population study of digitalization…
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Open School Platform

SCDI has created a new project where we will study the ongoing initiative of the Open School Platform in Stockholm. Framed as a citizen activism initiative, parents have rallied to create a digital service that allows parents and kids to access…
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Strategizing digital transformation

In a recent report, SCDIs Research Consortium on Digital Government presented the findings from a study on emergent strategies in digital transformation. The findings point to a necessity for certain prerequisites and approaches in strategizing…
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Digital Forest Platform

SCDI participated with a keynote on data as a new engine, not oil in an executive gathering of the forestry associations of Sweden. The idea is to build a national platform where forestry data will be made available to external developers.…

Nine open positions for post-docs

In the Wallenberg Program for Digital Innovation, we are currently looking for an additional nine post-docs to join our growing faculty. The post-docs will be integrated into SCDIs nodes and work in collaboration with the senior- and junior…
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The Great Wave of Digital Competence

In a recent report, researchers from SCDI have utilized NLP and a complete dataset of all job postings in Sweden 2006-2019 to measure the demand for digital competence. The results show a great wave of digital competence clashing over both the…
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Digital Clinics in Session

The SCDI initiative on digital clinics, structured meetings between industry and academia, is experiencing an increase in popularity. During the past week, select researchers have met with representatives from actors in diverse sectors and industries…
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The Wallenberg Digital Innovation Program

SCDI recently received a substantial donation from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation. The 28 Million SEK donation will form the basis for the Wallenberg Digital Innovation Program (WDIP) at SCDI, and makes it possible to increase both…