Toronto, Ontario–(Newsfile Corp. – December 8, 2022) – Neuvote Systems, a leading provider of election management technology, today announced the integration of Syngrafii’s iinked Sign™ compliant e-signature solution into its new online e-petitions platform Civik announced by Neuvote.
Neuvote’s upcoming Civik platform – a community-driven Civic Management Network – is designed to drive civic discourse and voter engagement by combining the best of technology solutions into a simple, easy-to-use platform. The partnership with Syngrafii allows Civik users to create and sign digitally compliant e-petitions that representatives can endorse and bring to the attention of their respective councils.
With recent turnout numbers at all-time lows, Neuvote Civik offers the opportunity to connect voters and community residents with their governments between election cycles.
“Neuvote is pleased to launch this important component of its Civik platform, including the use of iinked Sign™ technology for inclusion in Neuvote’s Civik platform e-petitions system. People need to be heard more than once every four years, and this partnership allows voters to pool their voices together so representatives can clearly see their constituents’ concerns,” said Matthew Heuman, CEO of Neuvote.
“The Civik platform is a healthy and constructive way for citizens to find and express a voice throughout the electoral process. Deployment of the Civik platform by local governments will help rekindle community interest in local issues, engage voters and facilitate local voting,” said Syngrafii Executive Director Matthew Gibson. “We are pleased that iinked Sign can help improve the authenticity and legitimacy of e-petitions submitted to governments.”
Neuvote’s Civik platform is piloting programs in Canada and plans to launch the platform internationally in 2023.
“Voting is the dominant form of civic participation and engagement, but not the only form. Petitions are fundamental to the…