Amit Ron

Amit Ron

Associate Professor of Political Science | Arizona State University

Associate Professor of Political Science, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, Arizona State University

Why do you believe innovations in participatory democracy are important?

Democracy is a unique and powerful form of government not only because it gives power to the people but because it allows for dynamism, reflexivity, and experimentation. Innovations in participatory democracy are the dynamo that make democracy flourish.

What do you hope to see at the 2018 Innovations in Participatory Democracy Conference?

To learn about the cutting edge of democratic innovations.