CIO Leadership Task Force provides a unique forum for Chief Information Officers from the
largest cities and counties in the U.S. to privately interact, both through an online
collaboration site and in regular face-to-face meetings. It offers these leaders an on-going
opportunity to share information and experiences, and to discussing IT challenges facing larger
The Digital Infrastructure Task Force is a collaborative networking group for government IT
professionals. Through timely exchange of information and experiences, both online and through
regular face to face meetings, municipal and regional government members help each other to
make smarter technology decisions for their communities.
The Law Enforcement Task Force is a collaborative networking group for local law enforcement
officials from across the nation. In online and regular face to face meetings, both sworn and
civilian law enforcement officials come here to discuss technology trends, collaboration and
information sharing opportunities within the local law enforcement community.
November 11, 2009 - According to Elizabeth May, head of Canada's Green Party and former executive director of the Sierra Club of Canada, there now appears to be a concerted push in the U.S. to increase doubt among the general public concerning global warming and our role in causing this.
September 21, 2009 - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will move to create formal net neutrality rules prohibiting Internet providers from selectively blocking or slowing Web content and applications, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski announced today.
September 01, 2009 - The MIT Media Lab in collaboration with researchers at Children's Hospital Boston have created a new iPhone application that enables users to track and report outbreaks of infectious diseases, such as H1N1 (swine flu), on the ground in real time.
Digital Communities (DC) is e.Republic‘s local government program. The particular strength
of DC is its focus on encouraging collaboration and creating productive relationships between and
among cities, counties, regions and select private sector companies uniquely positioned to help
improve the delivery of public services.