Global Conference on E-Government at the University of Maryland (March 22-23, 2006)

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Welcome to the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies Global E-Government for Development Conference 2006 - a unique multifaceted learning event for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) professionals, policy makers and government staff involved in providing solutions for a better governance and improvement of public services delivery. Maryland is a leading state in the use of technology and E-Governance, and home to many successful ICT corporations and professionals.

The Conference will discuss strategies and present cases of leading edge expertise and technology solutions that are driving government online solutions all around the world, and inaugurate the CDIG- Center for Digital International Government at UMIACS, as a focal point for institutions, corporations and NGOs looking for advices, technical consultation, exchange of experiences, proof of concept, as well as research and innovation in several areas.

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Confirmed Speakers:

V.S. Subrahmanian, Director of University of Maryland, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies
Chris Foster, Deputy Secretary, Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development
Julie Coons, Tech Council of Maryland, President
Mark A. Forman, partner, KPMG and former Administrator for E-Government and Information Technology, The White House
Vanda Scartezini, former National Secretary for IT, Brazil, ICANN board member
Paulo Alcantara, Brazilian Association of State IT Agencies and CIO of Ceara
Ernest J. Wilson III, University of Maryland
Samia Melhem, World Bank, Senior Operations Officer, InfoDev
Joseph Jaja, Professor and Scientist, University of Maryland
Nagy Hanna, formerly World Bank Senior Adviser on E-Strategies
Hirozaku Okumura, University of Tokyo, formerly Ministry of Trade, Japan
Gerald T. Charles, Jr., CISCO, Director of Internet Business Solution Group (IBSG)
Beth Land, CISCO, Executive Government Advisor, IBSG
Gerhard Pohl, Senior Director of Operations, Development Gateway Foundation
Miguel A. Porrua, e-Government Coordinator, SEDI/Organization of American States

Presentations from the conference are now available through the CDIG (www.umiacs.umd.edu/research/CDIG) website, under events


Chairs: Professor V.S Subrahmanian, Director of UMIACS and CDIG

Chris Foster, Deputy Secretary, Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development

Conference Content Manager: Antonio Carlos Carvalho, e-Government Project Leader

This conference is supported by the State of Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development and the Tech Council of Maryland. Hosted by the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies


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last updated 03-29-06

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