“From Digital Government to Cognitive Government” was the Keynote from Tomasz Janowski:
5 questions to Tomasz Janowski with Noella Edelmann
Head of Department of Applied Informatics in Management Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland; Visiting Professor at Danube University Krems, Austria Switzerland
Tomasz Janowski is the Head of Department of Applied Informatics in Management at Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland; Visiting Professor at Danube University Krems, Austria; and Co-Editor-in-Chief of Government Information Quarterly, Elsevier. Previously, he was Visiting Professor at University of Lugano, Switzerland and University of Minho, Portugal. During 2004-2016, he founded and directed a digital government program at the United Nations University. Operating from China and Portugal, the program conducted activities in 61, mostly developing countries. During 2007-2017, he founded and coordinated 10 editions of the International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance. He also carried out multiple projects for Commonwealth Secretariat, European Commission, IDRC, ITU, Macao Foundation, Microsoft, OSCE, UNDP, UNESCO and the World Bank, and for governments in Africa, Asia and Latin America. His research, policy and education work focus on Digital Government and Development Informatics.
EGOV-CeDEM-ePART 2018 Summary
EGOV-CeDEM-ePart 2018 represented the merge of the IFIP WG 8.5 Electronic Government (EGOV), the IFIP WG 8.5 IFIP Electronic Participation (ePart) and the Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government Conference (CeDEM). The conference was held annually, and was hosted 3-5 September 2018 at the Danube University Krems in Austria.