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The Next Era: Future Governments

Join the third edition of Europe’s leading GovTech-event for forward-thinking politicians, public CIOs and innovation managers, startups, corporations and VCs. Meet the innovators behind a $400bn market and learn more about the latest trends in Citizen Collaboration, Cyber Security and Education Tech, as well as underlying technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence and smart data.

Who It’s For

Startups
Apply as a startup until Feb 10th and have the chance to attend, pitch, and exhibit at GovTech.Pioneers for free.

Officials
Join fellow thought-leaders of the Public Sector and learn about startup-driven innovation.

Corporates
Learn about GovTech technology trends and meet the innovators behind a $400bn market.

Investors
Discover 70 high-potential startups making the public sector more innovative.

Focus Topics

21st Century-Government
General Outlook and a Deep Dive into the Architecture of Digital States

Digital Cities & Spaces
How Cities make Sense of vast Data Streams and prepare for upcoming Challenges
Best Practice Examples of Setting up Governmental Innovation Buildings/Rooms

Regulations, Blockchain & Academics
Regulatory Sandboxes, Blockchain Implementation in Governmental Processes & GovTech in the Academic World

Learnings, Accelerators & Venture Capital
Lessons Learnt from Dealing with Governments
GovTech Startups Acceleration and Investment Opportunities

Security and Tech Diplomacy
Cyber Security as the current #1 Topic across Digital Governments
Tech Diplomacy as an innovative Tool to foster Foreign Affairs

Service Design and GovTech around the world
Fresh Public Services through Intuitive Design Services
Digitalization Units Around the World

Speakers

  • Neil Walsh UNODC
  • Irakli Beridze UNICRI
  • Katy McNeil The Scottish Government
  • Sari Ladin-Sienne City of Los Angeles
  • Christian Mandl Neulogy Ventures & SkyEurope Airlines
  • Martin Rauchbauer Open Austria
  • Nick Gerritsen Crispstart Limited
  • Rocio Fonseca CORFO
  • and many more!

Hard Facts

When? April 1 – 2, 2019
Where? Vienna City Hall | Lichtenfelsgasse 1, 1010 Vienna
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