How Global Tech is helping in the COVID-19 fight

By | 2020-04-08T16:08:16+00:00 March 25th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

At PUBLIC we have never been more certain of the value of technology in making a real difference to people’s lives - here are some of the ways countries across the globe are using tech to tackle Coronavirus.

Conversations with founders: How to build a GovTech startup (Part II)

By | 2020-03-18T15:12:01+00:00 March 18th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In the second in our series of ‘Conversations with founders’, here we interview three GovTech founders about their experiences building a startup.

How ‘Accessibility Tech’ will be a key trend for European startups, investors and cities in 2020

By | 2020-02-24T16:45:11+00:00 February 24th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The rise of the smart city poses a new and difficult problem for governments: as more services move online, and the nature of those services becomes increasingly complex, they risk becoming inaccessible to large groups of the population. A diverse group of European startups are working to tackle this problem by developing solutions to make smart cities work for all inhabitants, regardless of their accessibility needs.

The Tech Opportunity for Londoners – Interview with Sadiq Khan

By | 2019-11-05T15:16:06+00:00 November 5th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

PUBLIC interviews Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan about the impact of new technologies and innovation on London’s public services - from facial recognition technology to digital-ID schemes.

Reinventing the Journey to University

By | 2019-08-15T09:43:22+00:00 August 14th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Chris Worsey, co-founder of Coursematch, speaks to PUBLIC about why he started Coursematch and how joining the GovStart 2019 cohort will help them on their journey to transform the university application process.

Looking Forward: An Interview with Forward Health

By | 2018-10-30T16:25:58+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Forward Health, a member of PUBLIC’s most recent GovStart cohort, has recently secured $3.9 million in seed funding. We spoke to Forward about how they got here, what they’re doing now, and what they hope to be doing in the future.

The GovTech Startups Transforming Europe, By Country

By | 2018-09-20T09:18:11+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

PUBLIC outlines the most exciting GovTech startups transforming the European public services from HealthTech to CivicTech, from Austria to the UK.

INTERVIEW WITH HANNA JOHNSON, COO, PUBLIC

By | 2018-09-20T17:30:07+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hanna Johnson, former N.10 advisor, joins Public as our new COO. Hanna talks about her experience and GovTech.