e-Governance Conference 2019: Same Goals, Different Roadmaps, Tallinn - EU monitor

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e-Governance Conference 2019: Same Goals, Different Roadmaps, Tallinn

Talinn, Het presidentieel paleis van Kadrior
date May 21, 2019 - May 22, 2019
city Tallinn, Estonia
attending A. (Andrus) Ansip i et al.
organisation Directorate-General for Informatics (DIGIT) i

World’s leading e-Governance experts, decision makers, donors, and civil society groups will meet in Tallinn, Estonia to discuss the challenges states face when engaging digital citizens.

Conference topics

  • 1. 
    Digital transformation goals and roadmaps
  • 2. 
    Cross-border cooperation in e-governance
  • 3. 
    Cooperation within the country: regions/cities vs state
  • 4. 
    Public Private Partnership (PPP) for Innovation


The conference will be opened by the President of the Republic of Estonia, H.E Ms Kersti Kaljulaid. The President of Rwanda and Chairman of the Smart Africa Initiative, H.E. Mr Paul Kagame, has also confirmed his participation as a keynote speaker. Additionally, senior political representatives from around the world and leading digital transformation strategists will share their visions and first-hand experience.

Who is the Conference for?

  • Government decision-makers and strategists from countries implementing national e-Governance strategies
  • Donor organisations supporting the development of open, transparent and efficient governance practices via IT solutions
  • Companies developing e-Governance applications and assisting governments with their implementation



22 May, 13:30 - 14:10

Innovations That Fuel Digital Transformations

Natalia Aristimuño Pérez, Head of Interoperability Unit, DG Informatics, European Commission

22 May, 14:10 - 14:50

Creation of the common culture and cooperation for digital transformation (Panel discussion)

Côme Berbain - State Chief Technology Officer of France

Moinina David Sengeh - Chief Innovation Officer for Government of Sierra Leone

Moderator: Natalia Aristimuño Pérez - Head of the Interoperability Unit at European Commission

During the event, visit also the ​ISA² stand in the expo area and learn about interoperability solutions for public administrations, businesses and citizens!

Disclaimer: The Communication team of the ISA² Programme has made every attempt to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information provided on this website. However, the information is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. The European Commission does not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, or reliability of the information contained on this website.

Tuesday, 21 May, 2019 - Wednesday, 22 May, 2019 - 11:30 - 11:30


Tallinn, Estonia

ISA² participation


Directorate-General for Informatics (DIGIT)

This Directorate-General plays a coordinating role in the development of information technology and ICT systems for the European Commission. The DG offers innovative tools and solutions to enable the Commission to manage and deliver European policies more effectively and efficiently.


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