EU-ASEAN CIO Forum in Jakarta, Indonesia, on 2nd March 2016

EU-ASEAN CIO (Chief Information Officers) Forum “Building the Digital Platform – Exchanging on ASEAN and EU Best Practices and Fostering toward Enhanced Collaboration” took place in Jakarta, Indonesia, on March 2, 2016. It brought together over 70 participants -  representatives of CIO associations from Indonesia and ASEAN member states, representatives from other relevant networks such as Asia Cloud Computing Association, Chief Information Officers from private and public sector, ICT experts, researchers, policy makers and private and industry sectors practitioners from ASEAN and EU organisations.

 

 

The Forum was organized by the CONNECT2SEA partner BPPT, Agency for Assessment and Application of Technology, Republic of Indonesia, in collaboration with the ASEAN CIO Association (ACIOA) and EU-ASEAN Business Council.

The objectives of the Forum were:

  • To share the challenges, experiences and good practices on the role of Chief Information Officer in making use of digital platforms and maximizing their use;
  • To promote ASEAN and ASEAN-EU ICT collaboration opportunities.

The exchanges led to better understanding of the challenges, best practices, ways to go, networking and cooperation opportunities – in the areas of smart cities, cybersecurity and others. 

The event was widely covered by national media:

Complete presentation materials can be download HERE (45 MB)

 

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