EDOS: Effective Digitalization of Public Sector

The aim of EDOS is to provide knowledge about what leads to successful digitalization in the public sector and to disseminate knowledge that leads to higher efficiency and more value creation.

EDOS conducts surveys and analyzes information on digitalization in the public sector. The research center will contribute to new knowledge on effective digitalization of the public sector, input on how to improve processes and methods for the development of digital solutions, as well as research-based assistance to the Ministry of Local Government and Modernization and other parts of the public sector. 

Key focus areas of the research center: 

  • Benefits management in the development of IT systems and in digital transformations 
  • Flexible work processes and flexible organization of software development 
  • Management and leadership of projects and product development 
  • Competence evaluation and resource management 
  • Cooperation and forms of agreement between actors

The center is funded by the Ministry of Local Government and Modernization and was created in 2020. 

More information about the center is found on their website. 

People at EDOS: Effective Digitalization of Public Sector

Who we are?

Simula Metropolitan employees are researchers, postdoctoral fellows, PhD students, engineers and administrative people. We are from all over the world, ranging from newly educated to experienced researchers, all working on making research in digital engineering at the highest international level possible.

Publications at EDOS: Effective Digitalization of Public Sector


Journal Article

Proceedings, refereed


Book Chapter

Journal Article