Public Administration and Government

Coordinator: Luís Paulo Reiss (LIACC)

Co-Coordinators: José Machado (CALG), João Goes (CTS)

Research addressing the challenges raised by current trends on innovative electronic service provision, in the field of e-government and public administration.

TL focussed on advanced AI-powered IT solutions to address the relationships between humans and online services, and the use of AI to improve public policies, public administration services and decision-making processes.

The thematic line has 3 main strategic objectives, which are:

  • E-services, E-Governance, Digital Transformation, and Citizen Engagement (SO1);
  • Efficient and Fair Public Administration (SO2);
  • Regulation, Data Protection, Fair access and Ethical aspects of AI in Public Administration and Governance (SO3).