Vision and approach to innovation capacity
Along with 44% of cities surveyed, Denver has an explicit innovation strategy. Similar to 40% of cities surveyed, Denver approaches innovation capacity both from a holistic/macro level, as well as in specific policy areas.
Policy areas that Denver is focused on
Policy areas by number of cities
Denver utilizes 5 different innovation skills or roles
Community engagement staff
Innovation roles by number of cities
Situated in the Technology Services and Budget and Management Office, Denver’s Chief Information Officer, leads Peak Academy staff of 9 and Technology Services staff of 330.