TCRD lanza el primer Laboratorio de Innovación, Inteligencia y Experiencia Constitucional

El Tribunal Constitucional de la República Dominicana lanza el primer Laboratorio de Innovación, Inteligencia y Experiencia Constitucional, en colaboración con GLASS, bajo el liderazgo de Paola Santana.

Jan 26, 2023 • WRITTEN BY Tribunal Constitucional de la República Dominicana

DEF Nigeria: Improving Public Service Delivery with GovTech

The Digital Economy Forum (DEF) is a community-based Think Tank platform, and a portfolio of events dedicated to connecting the Telecom & Tech Ecosystem leaders with Policymakers at the forefront of Nigeria’s digital transformation.

Jan 22, 2023 • WRITTEN BY Digital Economy Forum (DEF) Nigeria

Paola Santana from Glass at the GovTech Summit 2022 in The Hague, Netherlands

More founders, less barriers: Is procurement the single biggest blocker to innovation?


Glass conquers 1st place in Social Impact Venture Competition

We're thrilled to share that we won 1st place in Capital Plus Financial’s Social Impact Venture Competition and raised USD $500,000 to scale our local government marketplaces in the U.S.

Dec 21, 2022 • WRITTEN BY Capital Plus Financial

Glass is selected as a 2022 Open Contracting Champion

Our next #OCChampion, Paola Santana, is a trailblazer who has harnessed the power of technology to open up public procurement, empower government buyers to make data-driven decisions, and reduce barriers for small businesses. Read more about her work with Glass.

Dec 13, 2022 • WRITTEN BY Open Contracting Partnership

GovCIO Magazine: Top 10 GovTech Startups 2022

Governments are the single largest buyers in the world. However, public procurement, the process by which governments acquire goods and services, is 
a fragmented and highly manual $16 trillion dollar global industry that over 400 million small businesses cannot access.

Nov 22, 2022 • WRITTEN BY GovCIO Outlook

Interview with Bloomberg Línea

Paola Santana, es CEO de Glass Government Ecosystems, conversó con Bloomberg Línea y destaca cómo fue la escalada hasta llegar a crear el emprendimiento.

Nov 07, 2022 • WRITTEN BY Bloomberg Línea

Conversation with Fabián López Xochipa

Revive nuestro #CoffeeTalk con Fabián y conoce la experiencia de la Ciudad de México innovando en el proceso de contratación pública. 🛒🚀

Jun 19, 2022 • WRITTEN BY Instagram Live

A New Push to Get Local Governments to Buy Local

When Paola Santana received a Fulbright scholarship a decade ago, she moved from the Dominican Republic to Washington, D.C., to earn a masters degree in government procurement law.

Mar 17, 2021 • WRITTEN BY Bloomberg

City of Oakley introduces the Oakley Digital Market

The City of Oakley is working with, government software startup — Glass, launched the Oakley Digital Market, an e-commerce marketplace where local business owners can seamlessly showcase and sell their products and services online.

Jun 09, 2022 • WRITTEN BY City of Oakley

Brilliant Minds — Interviews by Santo Domingo Times

Paola Santana talks about the challenges of the technology industry and her thoughts on the crisis we are experiencing. She also talks about GLASS and its vision to create systems that dramatically improve the lives of people through governments.

Mar 17, 2021 • WRITTEN BY Santo Domingo Times

Un torbellino llamado Paola Santana

En la vida de las personas, a veces los logros impensados, aun rimbombantes y lucrativos, son nada más que justificaciones de otra cosa.

Jul 25, 2022 • WRITTEN BY Perfil

Stanford's e-Corner Podcast: Solving for Infrastructure

Driving innovation in government and physical infrastructure can be difficult — and rewarding.

May 22, 2022 • WRITTEN BY Stanford eCorner

Paola Santana at the 2022 State of Latino Entrepreneurship Forum

On behalf of Stanford Graduate School of Business and Latino Business Action Network, Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative held the 7th Annual State of Latino Entrepreneurship Forum.

Feb 28, 2022 • WRITTEN BY Stanford Graduate School of Business

GLASS featured on ILSR’s report

The “Small Business’s Big Moment” reports outlines a dozen ideas for using American Rescue Plan Act money to cultivate and support small businesses.

Feb 12, 2022 • WRITTEN BY Local Self-Reliance (ILSR)

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