The special issue of Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy aims attracting theoretical and empirical contributions that explore how contemporary resilient data-driven organizations and communities can integrate technologies with human component to reframe innovation emergence and foster the attainment of societal transformation.

The exploration of these topics involves a set of multidisciplinary and interconnected issues. What is the disruptive impact of new technologies on the design of collaborative and open models for innovation? Is there a link between Big data analysis, decision-making effectiveness, and innovation? How can the development of resilience in smart communities favour the continuous emergence of innovation and the achievement of social changes?

To answer these questions, researchers and practitioners are invited to send their paper proposals by June 4th 2021.

At the following link, the call for papers and the full details of the submission process:


Contact the Guest Editors:

Orlando Troisi, University of Salerno, Fisciano, Italy


Mara Grimaldi, University of Salerno, Fisciano, Italy