Social media tools enable people to collaborate, reach decisions, and build fast and innovative solutions in a way that doesn’t organize itself around organizational hierarchy, concrete buildings or cubicles. Mobile apps reach constituents when and where they want to be reached. Open sourcing invites collaboration and networks to contribute innovative solutions to any number of issues. According to Dave McClure, innovative technological applications, systems and interfaces are important keys to government’s future, and he envisions the day, for example, when any citizen walking down the street will be able to interact with the government on their own terms and time via a mobile device. In this session, Mr. McClure provides an overview of recent trends in these three areas as well as how select agencies are leveraging these technologies in new, practical, easy- to-implement ways.