Learning from others - Civic Innovation Platform

Learning from others

Digital technology takes on many different forms and guises. The examples show how, by working with the right partners, it is possible to use AI to advance inclusion, active protection of our natural surroundings and the improvement of local government work.



Wheelmap displays accessible places and obstacles. The non-profit data project makes everyday life easier for wheelchair users. SOZIALHELDEN (Social Heroes), the organisation running it, is also seeking to generate political impetus.

CityLab Berlin

CityLAB Berlin

CityLAB Berlin is driving forward digital innovation in the Berlin state administration. This technology not only benefits the city’s 3.8 million inhabitants – it also helps 625,000 thirsty trees throughout the city.

Co: Lab und KoKi "Der will doch nur spielen"


Artificial intelligence concerns us all. With its diverse duties, local government in particular can benefit from AI. It is with this in mind that local government experts have launched Co:Lab and the #KOKI initiative.

City of Bergheim

The district town of Bergheim

The town of Bergheim is resolutely taking the initiative when it comes to digitalisation: AI-based applications are to be used to improve administrative processes for residents and to facilitate structural change in the region.