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Workshop on challenges, perspectives and standardization issues in E-Government
Geneva, 5-6 June 2003

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The purpose of this workshop is to develop perspectives for the members and invited guests on the issues facing member states and vendors in the implementation of e-government solutions today and in the future, with a focus on standardization issues

Note: This is a preliminary programme subject to change

Day 1
0900-0915 Plenary Welcome and introduction – Houlin Zhao, Director TSB
0915-1000 Plenary The standardization challenge of e-government – beyond data... what? - David Petraitis, ITU Consultant
1000-1045 Plenary E-government challenges and perspectives in the UK experience – John Borras, Office of the UK e-envoy
1045-1100   Coffee break
1100-1145 Plenary Challenges of e-government at the local level – The Irish experience– Charles Stanley-Smith, Office of the Information Society for the Irish Prime Minister
1145-1230 Plenary Using the Swiss Confederation's Web site - A concrete example - Richard Hill, ITU-T Counsellor
1230-1400   Lunch
1400-1530 Panel Vendor panel.

  • Christian Clauss, Solutions Architect, Manufacturing, Sun Microsystems
  • Felipe Grillet, EMEA Practice Manager, Government, Healthcare and Education, HP

1530-1600   Coffee break
1600-1630 Plenary Developing countries e-government issues– Alexander Ntoko, ITU-D
1630-1700 Plenary Questions and Answers
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Day 2
0900-0945 Plenary Internet voting: Status, perspectives and issues– Michel Chevallier, Secrétaire adjoint, Chancellerie d’Etat de Genève
0945-1030 Plenary E-voting: Are our defenses adequate to defend citizen rights? - Douglas Jones, Iowa Board of Examiners for Voting Machines and Electronic Voting Systems, University of Iowa
1030-1100   Coffee break
1100-1230 Panel E-taxation: Status and issues.

  • Reiner Denner, KPMG
  • Gilles Ronchi, KPMG
  • Jean-Marc Cambien, PriceWaterhouseCoopers Tax Consultants

1230-1400   Lunch
1400-1445 Plenary The MIA Initiative: Interoperability among Administrations – Aljosa Pasic, SchlumbergerSema
1445-1530 Plenary Recent Technical Developments, XML and related technologies - John Borras, OASIS
1530-1600   Coffee break
1600-1700 Plenary
E-government of the future: Action items for 2010 and for ITU-T
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