A politician thinks of the next election.
A statesman, of the next generation.
James Freeman Clarke (1810 – 1888) An American theologian and author
Today we are talking to Mr Veltkamp from the University of Osnabrück, Germany, who recently decided to conduct their university elections with POLYAS’ online voting system. In the interview below, Mr Veltkamp explains why his university decided to vote online and how their election transpired.
We spoke to Ms Friedrich, the division manager of the board of directors at VR Bank Kitzingen eG about their recent representative election which they conducted with POLYAS. They were able to increase their voter turnout and reduce time lost managing their elections while simultaneously cutting costs. We caught up with Ms Friedrich to ask her about why the bank chose to offer online voting.
The ballot is stronger than the bullet
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) The 16th President of the United States
The new information technology… Internet and e-mail… have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications.
Peter Drucker (1909-2005), US-american economist
2017 is around the corner and it’s going to be an exciting year for POLYAS and digital democracy. New projects, new technology and new locations are on the horizon. In 2017 we will continue with our successes from 2016. Continue reading
We are still in the very beginnings of the Internet. Let’s use it wisely.
Jimmy „Jimbo“ Wales, Founder of Wikipedia.
The Australian public has endured the longest federal election campaign since the 1960s. Four days on from the July 2 poll, we still don’t know who the winner is, and the Australian Electoral Commission has said we may not know the final result for up to a month. Continue reading
Software is a great combination between artistry and engineering – Bill Gates