Hannes Astok – Deputy Director, eGA
Keynotes and panel discussion
Kersti Kaljulaid – President of Estonia
Fabrizio Hochschild – Assistant Secretary-General, United Nations
Andrus Ansip – European Commission Vice-President
Chaturvedi will present vignettes from their ongoing Digital Planet research. An overview of the forces shaping the global digital economy, followed by their Digital Evolution Index – a measure of the digital competitiveness of nations and the inputs needed for digitalization — and the Smart Societies framework – a measure of the desired outcomes of digitalization – and a benchmarking tool for countries aspiring to use best available digital technologies and data to improve on three broad outcomes: wellbeing of people; robustness of the economy; and effectiveness of institutions.
Siim Sikkut – Government CIO, Estonia
Hakob Arshakyan – Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies, Armenia
Zunaid Ahmed – State Minister of ICT, Bangladesh
Naeem Yousir – Minister of Communications, Iraq
Yogida Sawmynaden – Minister of Technology, Communication and Innovation, Mauritius
Qubad Talabani – Deputy Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region, Iraq
Moderator: Luukas Ilves – Advisor to the Lisbon Council
Ministers will share their visions and goals for the national digital agenda.
This interactive and highly energized presentation addresses important skills for the visionary businesses of tomorrow such as: the ability to spot taboos, to ”listen louder” and making future based ideas development. Thus, enabling her audience to create original and innovative solutions making both their own life and the world better. Prepare for a fun and thought-provoking presentation.