Arvo Ott

Arvo Ott

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.

14:00 - 14:30
Main stage

Opening Remarks and Presentation

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)