Using innovation methods to enhance and improve core government policy-making and services

On May 11th 2021, OPSI, the Observatory on Public Sector Innovation, hosted a workshop in partnership with the Austrian Federal Ministry for Civil Service and Sport on Enhancement-Oriente

d Innovation, as part of our ongoing work on the Innovation facets through our Horizon 2020 programme of research. Over 100 people representing 36 nationalities joined us to hear about  the relationships between innovation and public sector efficiency and productivity, as well as methods and tools for Enhancement-Oriented Innovation. We were lucky to be joined by a roster of international experts, who illuminated theoretical dimensions of this type of innovation, as well as shared successful examples of projects to serve as inspiration for our participants. A recording of the session can be found here.