Kepemimpinan Inovatif Kepala Daerah Dalam Implementasi Inovasi Smart Kampung

Syahrul Ibad, Franky Djafar


The innovative leadership of the Regional Head of Banyuwangi Regency in the implementation of Smart Kampung Innovation will be seen and measured the extent to which the Regional Head's commitment and political will in providing public services and providing public goods to its citizens. In addition, the innovative leadership capacity of the Regional Head will also be reviewed in terms of: aspects of the vision-mission of the development of innovation that is built, strategic steps taken to encourage innovation, and the stability of its leadership. This study uses a qualitative approach ( qualitative approach ). Data sources include people (informants), events and places as well as documents. Data collection techniques include in -depth interviews, documentation and observation. The data analysis technique used is an interactive model ( interactive model analysis ). The results of the study indicate that the Smart Village Innovation is a technology-based program that focuses on rural communities as well as the implementation center at the village office. Smart village innovation is a village development program initiated by the Banyuwangi Regency Government. This program designs villages to have an integrated program framework that combines the use of fiber-optic-based Information and Communication Technology (ICT), productive economic activities, creative economic activities, improving education, health, and poverty alleviation efforts. The innovative leadership of the Banyuwangi Regency Head in implementing smart kampung innovation can be measured through the commitment and political will of the Regional Head, namely 1) the vision of "The Realization of an Independent, Prosperous and Noble Banyuwangi Community through Economic Improvement and the Quality of Human Resources" through programs innovations that will be carried out, 2) the development of innovative policies and programs called smart villages , 3) the Banyuwangi Regency Government in this case the regent has taken the initiative to provide quality services according to the mandate of Law Number 25 of 2019 concerning public services which states that organizers are obliged to provide services that are in accordance with standards in terms of quality, cheap and fast services and to reduce educational and economic disparities, and 4) the Regional Head targets that in 2018 the implementation of the Smart Kampung innovation program has been realized in all villages in Banyuwang Regency.


innovative leadership, regional head, smart village.

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