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"Samos 2020 Online Summit" - International Online Summit for Digital Governance

Organized by the University of Aegean

The Information Systems Laboratory (ISL) of the Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering of the School of Engineering of University of the Aegean, in cooperation with the Research Centre for Digital Governance, the European Projects Government 3.0 and ManyLaws, are organising for the first time online, the 10th International Summit for Digital Governance “Samos 2020 Summit” on the latest developments in the field of information and communication applications and the reform of governance on an international level. The Summit will host:

  • Presentations by experts from the Netherlands, Italy, Slovenia, Germany, Austria, Norway, Belgium, Denmark, Luxembourg, Cyprus and Greece on the latest international developments in the field of Digital Governance.
  • A special session on “The Future of Digital Public Services in Europe” during which representatives from the European Commission will present the EU plan for the Digital Services of the Future.
  • A special session on “Greece Goes Digital” including presentations of new actions and plans by the Office of the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Digital Governance and the Ministry of the Interior.
  • The European Interoperability Academy, the developments in Artificial Intelligence and the European regulatory framework, the role of Block-chain in modern governance, new approaches in Legal Informatics by the project ManyLaws, special workshops on the science of Governance.

The European Commission, the UN University, Greek Government agencies, international universities, research centres and private companies are among the sponsors of the digital summit. Huffington Post Greece is the communication sponsor.

The 7th Summer School on Open and Cooperative Governance “OpenGov 2020” will also take place parallel to the summit and selected students from all over the world will attend presentations by experts and participate in both consultations and workshops.

For more information:

Samos 2020 Summit online
Summer School “Opengov 2020”