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Automating proven interaction processes online to scale democratic discourse.

Founded: 2017 by Will Ferguson, Adolf G. Gundersen

  • Program Area

    Public Service & Civic Engagement
  • Location of Impact

    United States
  • Headquarters Location

    San Diego, California, United States
  • Product Platforms

    Web, Open Source
  • Budget

    $0 to $500,000

EnCiv team members combine decades of experience in technology development and democratic discourse. Areas of technical expertise include video communication, user experience, machine learning, and sentiment analysis. Partnered with Ballotpedia to distribute first product, an on-demand candidate conversation recorder and playback tool for use in the 2020 election cycle. Now developing asynchronous tools for town hall meetings, public hearings, citizen discussion and decision making.

Funders and Awards

Interactivity Foundation development grant (2018)