News and Media

2021. “Town to Test New Public Participation Tools.” AmherstINDY. November 26. tools/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=town-to-test-new-public-participation-tools

2021. Podcast interview. Fall Meeting Preview. Technology, Innovation, and Digital Equity for the Future. National Academy of Public Administration. Episode 76. October 18, 2021. 30 minutes future-with-jane-fountain

2021. “25 Investigates: The pandemic has been a boon for cybercriminals.” Boston 25 News. Interview. cybercriminals/4JZZJDOUGRF7LHO54F2HTXLC24/

Jane Fountain was selected to the World’s 100 Most Influential People in Digital Government by aPolitical in 2019. London.

Jane Fountain was selected to the World’s 100 Most Influential People in Digital Government by aPolitical in 2018. London.

2017. March 24. “India will become a serious player in e-governance: Jane Fountain.” Lead interview with the Times of India. governance-jane-fountain/articleshow/57816704.cms

Jane Fountain received the “Federal 100” award by Federal Computer Week, honoring the top 100 government, industry and academic leaders in federal government information technology. March 11, 2014.

Lead interview with Jane Fountain re smart government and open data. Information China magazine. October 2014.

“Redes de investigación deben ser prioridad universitaria, dicen expertos internacionales,” La Gran Noticia. November 26, 2013. investigacion-deben- ser-prioridad-universitarias-dicen-expertos-internacionales

Radio Interview. “Conversation with Authors: Implementing Cross-Agency Collaboration: A Guide for Federal Managers with Dr. Jane Fountain.” The Business of Government Hour. IBM Center for the Business of Government Radio Program on Federal News Radio. Initial Broadcast: June 17, 2013.

Federal News Radio interview. 1500 AM. Interview on building cross-agency collaboration in the U.S. federal government. In Depth with Francis Rose. February 11, 2013.—Feb-11

Interview with Jane Fountain, Atv, Turkey. National news television. June 2012. Video speech to GovCamp Turkey, December 2011.

“Sunshine Week Feature: Politicians embrace social media & technology,” Robert Rizzuto, Springfield Republican, March 15, 2011. Article and interview on p. 1 above the fold.

“Med blicken mot framtiden,” coverage of keynote address, Offentliga Affarer, Stockholm, Sweden, 20 November 2010.

Interview. “Halla! Vad kan du lara oss om e-forvaltning?” Interview in Offentliga Affarer, Stockholm, Sweden, by Malin Ulfvarson, 30 September 2010.

“Vinnare av eDiamond Award 2010,” Sarah Nilson, reporting of presentation to the City of Stockholm of the eDiamond award for e-government excellence in Sweden, 18 November 2010.

“Government’s location-specific apps need clear context,” John Zyskowski, senior editor, Federal Computer Week, 10 September 2010.

Television interview with Intereconomia, Madrid, Spain, February 12, 2010.

Interview with El Pais newspaper, Madrid, Spain, February 2010.

Interview and cover story, Informatics, the Turkish Informatics Association, Istanbul, January 2010.

Television and newspaper interviews in Antalya, Turkey, December 2009.
“Valley experts consider win, road ahead,” Daily Hampshire Gazette, Northampton, MA, November 6,

“When your inbox is always full,” Chronicle of Higher Education, June 6, 2008. ahead

“Interview with Jane Fountain,” 2010, broadcast on RTP2, Portugal. Available online: mms:// (Starts at 38.50).

Panelist: “Digital Democracy and Freedom of Speech.” web conference, sponsored by Temple University and WHYY, Philadelphia, PA, October 9, 2007.

“New technology challenges Government structure” bredbånd skaper nærhet Et magasin fra Høykom. Juni 2007. Article coverage of Fountain’s lectures in Norway.

“Interview with Jane Fountain” Center for knowledge transfer in information technologies, Athens Georgia, November 2006. Available online:

One of five experts selected to comment on “The Outlook for Digital Government” in Public CIO Magazine. June 2006.

Selected as one of five “visionaries” by Government Technology, special issue, Visions: Defining the Visionary’s Role in a World of Flux, Vol. 16, No. 12, August 2003. Interview, “Examining the Flow,” pp. 28-33.

Key Challenges for e-Government. Invited videospeech at the eGovernment Consultation Workshop for the 7th Framework Programme in the Information Society Technology Programme, Sponsored by the European Commission, Information Society and Media Directorate-General, Directorate ICT for Citizens and Businesses, Unit H2 (e-Government), Brussels, October 25, 2006.

Jane Fountain received the Outstanding Academic Title award from Choice for Building the Virtual State: Information Technology and Institutional Change in 2002.

“Regulating the Net,” interview, Doug Gavel, Harvard University Gazette, January 2000. Reprinted in, Third Harvard International Conference on the Internet and Society, Vol. 2, No. 1, May 30, 2000.

“Gender and Technology: Still No Parity,” interview, Update, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, April 2000. Reprinted with revisions in the Radcliffe
Public Policy Center Bulletin, May 2000.

Television interview, “Technology and the Workplace,” WHDH-TV, Channel 5, Boston, April 25, 1997.