Director of e-Government Technologies, Member of the Management Board
Arvo Ott is the Member of the Management Board and Director of e-Government Technologies. He joined the e-Governance Academy in November 2005. He is responsible for technology programme, e-democracy programme and training programme. Prior to joining the academy, Arvo served as the Head of Department of State Information Systems (head of e-government office) at the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications for more than 12 years. He was responsible for the Estonian information society and e-government strategy planning and implementation. For the last several years Arvo has taken part in many international projects and programmes on e-governance – information society policy and e-participation advice, e-government interoperability aspects and more. Arvo has been awarded the Estonian Order of Merit of the White Star IV Class (2014). Arvo speaks Estonian, English, Finnish and Russian.
Opening Remarks and Presentation Enablers of the Seamless Government Hannes Astok – Executive Director, e-Governance Academy Case study First steps in digital transformation path Presenter TBC Case study Benin biggest challenges of making digital transformation happen Afiss Bileoma – Director of Dematerialization Projects Department, ASSI, Benin (TBC) Panel Discussion How to start the digital transformation journey: practical experiences Afiss Bileoma – Director of Dematerialization Projects Department, ASSI, Benin (TBC) Presenter TBC Heiko Vainsalu – Programme Director of Technology, e-Governance Academy (moderator)