Technology Innovation Showcase

The following projects from state and local government organizations received top honors in Georgia's 2016 Technology Innovation Showcase. The projects were honored at a special event as part of the Georgia Digital Government Summit on September 29, 2016, in Atlanta.

  • Sales Ratio Study Application – Department of Audits and Accounts
  • Cobb Commute – Cobb County
  • For-Hire Endorsement Online – Department of Driver Services
  • Student Registration Online Learning Management System – Georgia Public Safety Training Center
  • TOPICS Quick Free Form – Department of Labor
  • Public Dashboards – Department of Revenue
  • Information Communications Technology Solutions – Department of Transportation
  • Student Success Analytics Project – University System of Georgia

You can learn about each of the projects receiving top honors by reading our overviews.

A total of 18 projects from 12 state and local government agencies were nominated for the 2016 Showcase. Each nominated project was evaluated according to how well it met the following criteria:

  • Level of innovation in addressing a specific business problem
  • Significance to improving business processes and operating efficiency
  • Significance to financial savings or cost avoidance
  • Significance to enhancing service delivery to external or internal customers

GTA began the Showcase in 2012 as a forum for recognizing outstanding work at the state and local government levels while promoting the sharing of ideas, experiences and lessons learned. For the 2016 Showcase, projects could be nominated in one of nine categories:

  • Cross-boundary Collaboration and Partnerships
  • Data, Information and Knowledge Management
  • Digital Government – Government to Business
  • Digital Government – Government to Citizen
  • Enterprise IT Management Initiatives
  • Improving State or Local Government Operations
  • Information Communications Technology Innovations
  • Open Government Initiatives
  • Cyber Security Initiatives

A Call for Submissions for the 2017 Showcase will be issued in January.