To cater to shifting opportunities and requests from society, SCDI organizes part of its operations into strategic initiatives. At present, the following initiatives are active.

BlockchainLab (BLAB) is an initiative to cater to the growing interest surrounding blockchain technology. The lab is directed by Juho Lindman and involves both industry-, researcher- and student collaboration. For further information, please visit www.scdi.se/blab.

Funding for blockchains in the public sector

SCDI researchers under the leadership of Juho Lindman have been approved funding for a major project within Interreg. The project aims to develop knowledge and blockchain based applications for the public sector, and is based on a collaboration…
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Blockchain for the public sector

Dr Juho Lindman participated in a seminar on the use of blockchains within the public sector. The event was organized by the policy think-tank SNS. The seminar contained lessons learned from the private sector, and a discussion on how this may…
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Pre-ICIS workshop on blockchain in the public sector

Juho Lindman and Dina Koutsikouri just got an accept for organizing a pre-workshop for ICIS 2018 in San Fransisco. The workshop will focus on blockchain and smart contract use within the public sector, and is based on empirical work in Swed…

Digital Government Consortium (DGC) is an initiative for accelerated digitalization of the public sector. The consortium involves collaboration between universities and public sector organizations on the basis of a tool mor measuring digital maturity. For further information, please visit www.digitalforvaltning.se.

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SCDI on the jury for digital municipality of the year

Johan Magnusson will act as a representative from SCDI in the jury for the Swedish Digital municipality of the year award. The award is handed out at the Quality Fair, and the jury is comprised of individuals from SKL, Vinnova, Almega, The Offices…
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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…
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SCDI featured in the Digital Influencer Podcast

Johan Magnusson from SCDI was featured in the Digital Influencer podcast series, by Ny Teknik and Consid AB. The podcast featured an hour-long dicussion on the core issues within digitalization. Previous guests in the series include Ann Hellenius…

Industry Digital Maturity is an initiative for accelerated digitalization of the private sector. The initiative centers around an adoption of DiMiOS for the private sector, which makes it possible to measure and manage digital maturity. For further information, please visit www.dimo.se.

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SCDI on the jury for digital municipality of the year

Johan Magnusson will act as a representative from SCDI in the jury for the Swedish Digital municipality of the year award. The award is handed out at the Quality Fair, and the jury is comprised of individuals from SKL, Vinnova, Almega, The Offices…
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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…
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SCDI featured in the Digital Influencer Podcast

Johan Magnusson from SCDI was featured in the Digital Influencer podcast series, by Ny Teknik and Consid AB. The podcast featured an hour-long dicussion on the core issues within digitalization. Previous guests in the series include Ann Hellenius…