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Expert Group Meeting
Start Date/Time:
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
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Description:

Location: Incheon, Republic of Korea

 

Expert Group Meeting   

“The Future of Digital Government for Sustainable Development in Least Developed Countries (LDCs), Small Island Developing States (SIDS), and Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs)”

Part of Preparatory Process for the United Nations E-Government Survey 2020

4-5 June 2019, Incheon, Republic of Korea

 

Documents:

Aide Memoire - Draft

Agenda

Information Note - Funded Participants

Information Note - Non-Funded Participants

Guidance Note - Session 1

Guidance Note - Session 2

Guidance Note - Session 3

Guidance Note - Session 4

Guidance Note - Session 5

 

Day 1

Opening Session: Welcome and Setting the Scene

Keynote Presentation on the Findings of the UN E-Government 2018 with a Focus on LDCs, SIDS and LLDCs (Mr. Vincenzo Aquaro, DPIDG/UN DESA)

Session 1 Trends and Needs in Digital Government for Sustainable Development - in LDCs, SIDS and LLDCs)Session 1 Trends and Needs in Digital Government for Sustainable Development – in LDCs, SIDS and LLDCs)

Outcome of Capacity Needs Assessment Page 2 Challenges of Digital Government Development in LDCs, SIDS and LLDCs (Mr. Keping Yao, UNPOG/DPIDG/UN DESA)

Bridging Digital Divide for Social Inclusion and Growth for All (Mr. Bikram Shrestha, Nepal Internet Foundation)

Digital Transformation for Advancing Sustainable Development (Ms. Zhanat Zhakhmetova, Kazakhstan)

Digital Government to Address the Vulnerabilities of SIDS for Achieving the 2030 Agenda (Ms. Anju Mangal, Pacific Community)Ms. Anju Mangal

Digital Gov for Improving Lives: Leveraging New Technologies for Technological Innovation (Mr. Omar Mansoor Ansari, TechNation, Afghanistan)

ICT Architecture to Improve Digital connectivity for inclusive Service Delivery (Mr. Sonam Dorji, Tashi InfoComm Limited, Bhutan)

Digital Government = Connectivity Platform + Imagination (Mr. David Butcher, David Butcher and Associates Ltd.)

ASEAN ICT Master Plan 2020 (Ms. Wai Yie Leong, International Network of Women Engineers and Scientists (INWES)

The Pioneering Journey to Achieve Excellence of Digital Government in the Republic of Korea ? Challenges and Success Factors for Sharing with LDCs, SIDS, and LLDCs (Mr. Seok-Jin Eom, Professor, Seoul National University)

Session 2: Digital Inclusion and E-Participation in LDCs, SIDS and LLDCs

Leveraging ICTs for an Inclusive Digital Society (Mr. Ioane Nacanieli Koroivuki, International Telecommunication Union)

Digital Inclusion & E Participation: vital tenet for Digital Government (Mr. Ashok Kumar Seetharaman,  National University of Singapore)

Digital Transformation in the Kyrgyz Republic (Mr. Almaz Bakenov, Kyrgyzstan)

ICT Development in LLDCs and How to Leapfrog: The Azerbaijan ICT Development Model (Mr. Odbayar Erdenetsogt, Executive Director, International Think Tank for LLDC, Mongolia)

Digital Inclusion and E-Participation from TRBR Perspective (Mr. Andrew Arkdon Molivurae, Vanuatu)

Day 2

Session 3: Leveraging Frontier Technologies in LDCs, SIDS and LLDCs for SDG Implementation: Strategies, Experiences and Challenges

Leveraging Frontier Technologies for Promoting Inclusive Public Service Delivery and Participatory Decision-Making (Ms. Adriana Alberti, DPIDG/UN DESA)

Leveraging frontier technologies through broadband connectivity in Asia and the Pacific (Ms. Atsuko Okuda, UN ESCAP)

Enabling Transformative Tech (Mr. Klee Aiken, Asia-Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC) 

Digital Transformation - A Potential to Impact Solomon Islands (Mr. Haggai Haji Arumae, Solomon Islands)

China E Government Practice in the Era of Mobile Internet (Mr. Jingtian Wang, Tencent Cloud)

Session 4: Strengthening Data Governance for Better Data-Driven Policy Making

Instituting Data Governance for Advancing Digital Government  (Mr. Keping Yao, & Ms. Mi Kyoung Park, UNPOG/DPIDG/UN DESA)

Data Governance calling for Data Rules (Mr. Xiongshan Cai, Tencent Research Institute)

Globalization 4.0: Technology Driven, Human Centric (Mr. Danil Kerimi, World Economic Forum)

Session 5: Enhancing Digital Government Capacity in LDCs, SIDS and LLDCs

Toolkit on Innovation and Public Service Delivery for the Sustainable Development Goals (Mr. Jonas Rabinovitch, DPIDG/UN DESA)

DIGIT4SD Toolkit: Digital Government Implementation Toolkit for Sustainable Development (Mr. Wai Min Kwok, DPIDG/UN DESA

Developing regional broadband connectivity for digital government initiatives in Asia and the Pacific (Ms. Atsuko Okuda, UN ESCAP)

Bridging Digital Divide through ICT capacity building in APAC (Mr. Kiyoung Ko, UN APCICT/ESCAP)

Fostering Digital Capacity Building & Knowledge Sharing for Smart Sustainable Cities for All (Ms. Alexandra Sidorova, World Smart Sustainable Cities Organization (WeGO)

E-Government: A Top-Down Approach (Mr. Sibesh Bhattacharya, ADB)

Session 6: Improving the Relevance of the UN E-Government Survey ? Methodology Review from the Perspective of LDCs, SIDS and LLDCs

Methodological Approach to E-Government Assessment (Mr. Vincenzo Aquaro, DPIDG/UN DESA)

Time to Reflect on the Conceptual Framework for Assessing E-Government (Mr. Jungwoo Lee, Professor, Yonsei University)

Contact Information:

Mr. Wai Min Kwok
Senior Governance and Public Administration Officer

Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government (DPIDG)

United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)

Tel: +1 917-367-3026

kwok@un.org

 

Ms. Mi Kyoung Park

Governance and Public Administration Officer

United Nations Project Office on Governance (UNPOG)

Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government (DPIDG)

UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)

mikyoung.park@un.org

 

Mr. Samuel Danaa

Associate Capacity Development Expert

United Nations Project Office on Governance (UNPOG)

Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government (DPIDG)

UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)

samuel.danaa@un.org

 

Ms. Hye Kyung (Shelley) Choi

Programme Management Assistant

United Nations Project Office on Governance (UNPOG)

Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government (DPIDG)

UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)

Tel: +82 32 859-8600

choi9@un.org

 

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