Going, Going, Gone Virtual

City government operations went virtual almost overnight, brought on my social distancing measures and stay-at-home orders. Now, some agencies and services aren’t returning to the status quo. Instead, they are fully embracing their experience and are becoming virtual agencies. We’ll explore how agencies are considering and transitioning their operations and workforce to full-time remote work and what that means for government in 2030.


Dana Berchman, Chief Digital Officer, City of Gilbert, AZ
Bo McCall, Chief of DataKC, City Manager’s Office, City of Kansas City, MO
Alisha Powell Gillis, Senior Editor, Route Fifty