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Come say hello. You can find Open Development Technology Alliance partners participating in events around the world, learning from innovators and sharing expertise. We look forward to meeting you. View upcoming events »

  • How Can the Pace of Budget Transparency Be Increased? - Examining the Results of the Open Budget Survey 2012

     

    Date: February 5, 2013
    Time: 9:30-11:00AM EST
    Location: IFC Auditorium, 2121 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.

    FEB
    5
  • Merging the Power of Practitioner Networking and ICT for African Development: Kabissa's Model of Capacity Building for African CSOs

     

    Date: February 4, 2013
    Time: 12:30-2:00PM EST
    Location: J7-044 The World Bank 1818 H St NW, Washington, D.C.

    FEB
    4
  • Listening to the Voices of Communities: Initial Results on Urban Planning from São Paulo, Brazil

    Date: January 29, 2013
    Time: 12:30 - 2:00pm
    Location: World Bank Headquarters MC6-100 Washington DC USA

    JAN
    29
  • Six Models for the Internet + Politics

    ​Harvard Kennedy School Professor Archon Fung reviews patterns of political activity through Internet platforms, based on his recent publication "Six Models for the Internet + Politics".

    Date: December 13, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2:00pm
    Location: IMF HQ2 9B-073 (New IMF building) Washington DC USA

    DEC
    13
  • Conference: International Experience in Open Government and Russia’s National Action Plan on Accession to Open Government Partnership

    ​The World Bank is inviting regional government officials to learn about the broad international experience on developing Open Government Ecosystem on the regional level.

    Date: December 12-13, 2012
    Time: All Day
    Location: Moscow

    DEC
    12
  • 2012 Global Sanitation Hackathon

    This December civic technologists will team up with subject matter experts in an intensive marathon to find innovative solutions to challenges facing the sanitation sector.

    Date: December 1-2, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Worldwide

    DEC
    1
  • Using ICT for Improved Transparency in Bank-Financed Projects

    ​The rapid spread of ICTs, combined with a global trend towards increased public transparency, offers unprecedented opportunities for task teams to make Bank-financed projects more transparent, accountable and effective.

    Date: November 13, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2:00pm
    Location: World Bank Headquarters MC C2-125

    NOV
    13
  • Africa News Innovation Challenge

    ​Open data and data journalism take center stage at the inaugural Africa News Innovation Challenge, a pan-African months-long contest that identifies new ways to make quality journalism sustainable. Winners are announced at the African Media Leaders Forum in Dakar.

    Date: November 10, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Dakar, Senegal

    NOV
    10
  • Open Innovation and Smart Cities

    This lunch event, featuring Esade Business School Associate Professor Esteve Almirall, explores how we can redefine the way the public sector is managed in order to take full advantage of openness and transparency.

    Date: November 7, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2:00pm
    Location: World Bank Headquarters MC5-100

    NOV
    7
  • International Anti-Corruption Conference

    This year’s IACC conference will support and connect people who want to push for greater transparency and accountability to achieve greater social justice.

    Date: November 7-10, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Brasilia, Brazil

    NOV
    7
  • Development as the Freedom to Use Information: A Framework for Evaluating the Impact of ICT Programs

    Under what conditions can information and communication technologies (ICT) enhance the well-being of poor communities?

    Date: November 5, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2:00pm
    Location: World Bank Headquarters MC C2-131

    NOV
    5
  • Cairo Transport App Challenge

    The Cairo Transport App Challenge is a multi-month process designed to engage experts in the field of transport and urban development alongside experts from the volunteer technology community in order to conceptualize and build solutions to pressing sectorial development challenges.

    Date: October 26-15, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Cairo

    OCT
    26
  • International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance (ICEGOV 2012)

    Join in a multi-sector global conversation with thought leaders from over 50 countries about open innovation for global change.

    Date: October 22-25, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Albany, New York

    OCT
    22
  • 4th International Conference of Crisis Mappers (ICCM 2012)

    ​CrisisMappers, a humanitarian technology network, hosts the 2012 ICCM in Washington DC with the World Bank, the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) and the George Washington School of Media and Public Affairs.

    Date: October 11-14, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Washington DC

    OCT
    11
  • Achieving Benefit from Open Data: Moldova-Macedonia Knowledge Exchange

    ​To facilitate Macedonia's recent entry to the Open Government Partnership, the ODTA is convening a knowledge-sharing conference between Macedonia and OGP member Moldova.

    Date: October 9, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Macedonia

    OCT
    9
  • Open Knowledge Festival

    The Open Knowledge Festival is a week of participatory sessions, keynote lectures, workshops, hackathons and satellite events in Helsinki.

    Date: September 17-22, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Helsinki, Finland

    SEP
    17
  • m2Work Hackathon

    infoDev is hosting a global m2Work Hackathon in five countries on September 15-16, 2012, where talented ideators will have the chance to connect with fellow developers and build working prototypes with market appeal.

    Date: September 15-16, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Worldwide

    SEP
    15
  • Open Finances: Getting to the next level for better development results

    The World Bank's Knowledge and Learning Council and the World Bank Open Finances program cordially invite you to a Knowledge Conversation on "Open Finances: Getting to the Next Level for Better Development Results" hosted by Managing Director Mahmoud Mohieldin.

    Date: September 4, 2012
    Time: 12:30 - 2pm EST
    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    SEP
    4
  • Coding For Democracy

    This 3-day hackathon, sponsored by the Open Data and Democracy Initiative (ODADI), will generate widespread interest and awareness among programmers, the media, activists, and other constituencies in the Western Cape and begin development of a wide range of open data solutions to pressing governance concerns.

    Date: August 3-5, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Cape Town, South Africa

    AUG
    3
  • Recap: 2012 International Open Government Data Conference

    In July, open data and open government leaders from around the world gathered for three days of speakers, panels, and collaboration on international open government data. Learn more »

    Date: July 10-12, 2012
    Time: All Day
    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW Washington DC USA

    JUL
    10
  • Open Data for Development Camp 2012

    ​Open For Change is organizing ODDC 2012, which will feature in Nairobi and Amsterdam. View outcomes from ODDC 2011 »

    Date: June 27-28, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Nairobi and Amsterdam

    JUN
    27
  • Open Government Ecosystem: Way Forward for Russia

    ​This workshop is aimed at supporting key stakeholders in Russia in their efforts to build the different components of an ecosystem around Open Government innovations by bringing international expertise as well as highlighting relevant work in Russia.

    Date: June 27, 2012
    Time: 10:00-18:00 Moscow Time
    Location: World Bank Office, Moscow

    JUN
    27
  • Human Geography Data and Mapping for Economic Development and Livelihoods

    This ​meeting of the World-Wide Human Geography Data Working Group (WWHGD) is designed to build voluntary partnerships around human geography data and mapping focused on the general principle of making appropriate information available to promote human security.

    Date: June 27, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: World Bank 1818 H St NW Washington DC USA

    JUN
    27
  • Mobilizing Knowledge Networks Conference

    ​This conference explores ways to become better providers and connectors of knowledge in a world where the sources of knowledge are increasingly diverse and disbursed.

    Date: June 19-20, 2012
    Time:
    Location: 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    JUN
    19
  • Startup Weekend: e-Government in DC

    Startup Weekend hosts its second-ever pilot event focused on fostering innovation & entrepreneurship in the public sector.

    Date: June 15-17, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Microsoft Chevy Chase Office

    JUN
    15
  • 3rd e-Agriculture Forum

    New ICT tools such as mobile phones, GIS, repositories and a variety of software applications are making data collection and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) activities easier and less expensive to implement. This forum explores how these tools can be used, along with the challenges associated.

    Date: June 11-22, 2012
    Time: All Day
    Location: E-Agriculture.org

    JUN
    11
  • Transatlantic Conference on Transparency Research

    The purpose of this conference is to bring together researchers from North-America and Europe in order to exchange the latest findings and insights concerning transparency and open government.

    Date: June 7-9, 2012
    Time:
    Location: Utrecht University Utrecht, Netherlands

    JUN
    7
  • Health Data Initiative Forum III: The Health Datapalooza

    The Health Data Initiative (HDI) Forum is a public-private collaboration that encourages innovators to utilize health data to develop applications that raise awareness of health system performance and spark community action to improve health. The 2012 Forum is the third annual event and will be the largest yet.

    Date: June 5-6, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Washington Convention Center Washington DC USA

    JUN
    5
  • Israel ICT Innovation Day

    Israeli policy makers and government representatives, as well as leading IT innovators from the private sector, will present good practices and lessons learned in IT innovation for developing country contexts.

    Date: June 5, 2012
    Time: 9:30am-4:15pm
    Location: World Bank MC4-800 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    JUN
    5
  • International Conference on Digital Government Research (dg.o 2012)

    The dg.o meetings are an established forum for the presentation, discussion, and demonstration of interdisciplinary digital government research, technology innovation, applications, and practice. 

    Date: June 4-7, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: University of Maryland, College Park, MD

    JUN
    4
  • RHoK Global

    Random Hacks of Kindness, a global community of developers innovating and developing practical open technology, is hosting RHoK Global 2012.

    Date: June 2-3, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    JUN
    2
  • World Bank Development Data Challenge

    ​Please join the World Bank Finances team, the Open Aid Register, Development Gateway, Open Corporates, AidInfo, and the International Center for Journalists for an afternoon of ideation, inspiration, and learning to help unleash the untapped potential of open financial/spending data for development impact!

    Date: June 1, 2012
    Time: 2-7pm
    Location: 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    JUN
    1
  • Assessing operational impact through WBI’s Capacity Development and Results Framework - The case of DR Congo

    ​This event will present one of World Bank Institute (WBI)’s case studies based on its Capacity Development and Results Framework (CDRF) on ICT-mediated governance reform processes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), where the ICT4Gov Program is supporting efforts to make budget processes more transparent and more participative through the use of mobile technology in the DRC. This event will also provide an overview of how the CDRF lens was used to examine the results chain and change processes, and will look at the ways and conditions in which ICT can maximize the ability of citizens to participate in processes that are more representative and more inclusive with the ultimate objective to improve public sector performance.

    Date: May 30, 2012
    Time: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EDT
    Location: J7-044, World Bank 1818 H St. NW, Washington, D.C.

    MAY
    30
  • eLearning Africa

    The continent’s largest gathering of high-level policy makers, decision makers and practitioners from education, business and government, is taking place from 23rd to 25th May in Cotonou, Benin. 

    Date: May 23-25, 2012
    Time:
    Location: Cotonou, Benin

    MAY
    23
  • Moldova Open Innovation Week 2012

    Moldova Open Innovation Week 2012 is a program of high profile events intended to build on the Government’s recent approval of the National Action Plan on Open Government and the launch of date.gov.md last year.

    Date: May 14-20, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Chisinau, Moldova

    MAY
    14
  • IST-Africa 2012 Conference and Exhibition

    ​IST Africa 2012 focuses on the role of IST (information society technologies) for Africa's development to address social and economic challenges by sharing knowledge, experience, lessons learned and best practices.

    Date: May 9-11, 2012
    Time:
    Location: Kunduchi Beach Hotel Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    MAY
    9
  • Open Development: ICT for Governance in Africa

    Considering the Africa's complex sociopolitical evolution and economic development, how can policymakers mitigate the governance and capacity challenges faced in the region?

    Date: May 9, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2pm
    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    MAY
    9
  • Large-Scale Citizen Feedback Mechanisms in Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil

    ​A common theme in the field of open government refers to the use of technologies as a means to foster citizen engagement. A closer examination, however, shows that most initiatives facilitated by information and communication technologies (ICT) have been characterized by low levels of citizen engagement.

    Date: May 8, 2012
    Time: 12:30 - 2pm
    Location: MC C2-137, World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    MAY
    8
  • International Conference for e-Democracy and Open Government 2012

    ​CeDEM12 brings together e-democracy, e-participation and open government specialists working in academia, politics, government and business.

    Date: May 3-4, 2012
    Time:
    Location: Danube University Krems, Austria

    MAY
    3
  • Workshop: New Tools in Mapping for Disaster and Development

    ​This workshop, hosted by the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) and InterAction, invites you to learn more about open geographic data and mapping tools are creating new opportunities for strengthening disaster risk reduction, humanitarian relief, and sustainable development.

    Date: May 3, 2012
    Time: 1-6pm
    Location: The World Bank - Preston Auditorium 1818 H St NW Washington DC USA

    MAY
    3
  • Technologies for Social Inclusion and Civic Empowerment

    Explore lessons learned from VoIP Drupal and creative ways to extend access to information in 'un-connected' communities using voice-enabled web sites that answer calls, send SMS, Tweet, run polls, and help mobilize action within local neighborhoods.

    Date: May 2, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2:00pm
    Location: Room G8-090 World Bank "G" Building Washington DC

    MAY
    2
  • Check My School – Linking ICTs and Citizen Monitoring

    This event will address how Moldova is learning from the experience of CheckMySchool, an interactive and comprehensive digital platform about education services in the Philippines.

    Date: May 1, 2012
    Time: 10-12:30pm
    Location: World Bank I Bldg Room I 2-250 1850 I "Eye" St NW Washington DC USA

    MAY
    1
  • The New African Democracy: Information Technology and Political Participation

    Join the ODTA's Joshua Goldstein and other innovators and practitioners at Johns Hopkins to discuss how ICT has advanced democratic participation, government accountability, and state-society relations in Africa.

    Date: May 1-2, 2012
    Time: All day
    Location: Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies 1740 Mass Ave NW, Washington DC USA

    MAY
    1
  • The Closed World of Company Data

    Open data in the corporate world: Why is it important? Where are the problems? How do we solve them?

    Date: April 25, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2:30pm
    Location: J1-050 World Bank Washington DC USA

    APR
    25
  • Transparency vs Corruption: The Internet as Disinfectant

    ​Join a team of experts, including representatives from the World Bank, George Mason University and Georgetown University in a roundtable discussion on how the Internet and other social communication technologies can be used to fight corruption.

    Date: April 17, 2012
    Time: 9-10:30am EST
    Location: George Mason University 3351 Fairfax Drive Arlington VA 22201

    APR
    17
  • The New Ambiguity of Open Government

    “Open government” used to carry a hard political edge: It referred to politically sensitive disclosures of government information. However, over the last few years, this traditional meaning and the boundaries between the technologies of open data and the politics of open government have blurred.

    Date: April 12, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2pm EST
    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW

    APR
    12
  • ICT in Governance - Where Are the Results?

    ​This event focuses on results emerging from an ongoing evaluation of the World Bank Institute's ICT4Gov project that supports participatory budgeting using technologies in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

    Date: April 12, 2012
    Time: 12:30 - 2pm
    Location: World Bank Room J9-044 Washington DC

    APR
    12
  • Promoting Effective Use of Data as Catalysts for Open Budgets

    ​Join a webinar hosted by the World Bank Institute's BOOST initiative to explore how transparent financial and budgeting systems can be catalyzed by open data.

    Date: April 3, 2012
    Time: 9am EST
    Location: Online Webinar

    APR
    3
  • The Role of ICT in Uniting Civil Society around Social Issues

    ​​This BBL introduces the theoretical framework of ICT as the "Fifth Estate," highlighting several case studies, particularly from the Russian Federation.

    Date: March 29, 2012
    Time: 12:30-2:00pm EST
    Location: World Bank Headquarters MC7-100

    MAR
    29
  • Mitigating Risk and Maximizing Reward in Technological Innovation: ICT-Enabled Citizen Feedback Loops

    ​This event highlights the results of a partnership between Georgetown University's Master of Science in Foreign Service (MSFS) program and the World Bank Institute that explores a pilot project involving a technology-enabled citizen feedback loop.

    Date: March 27, 2012
    Time: 1-2:30pm EST
    Location: World Bank Headquarters MC7-100

    MAR
    27
  • Open Government: ICT for Citizen Engagement

    This webinar, organized by the ICT4Gov Program at the World Bank Institute, will provide a comprehensive overview of how governments may reap the benefits gained from citizen engagement and how technology may enhance these processes. It shall look at concrete cases of ICT-facilitated citizen engagement, and how they can be replicated and scaled within different contexts.

    Date: March 22, 2012
    Time: 9-10am EST
    Location: World Bank Webinar

    MAR
    22
  • International Video-Seminar on Open Budget Data

    This workshop will provide the stakeholders in Moldova and Macedonia jointly with international experts and an international audiences joining by video and live webcast to discuss next steps in the area of open budget data in the context of Moldova and Macedonia’s emerging open government ecosystems, based on an overview of international best practices in this area.

    Date: March 12, 2012
    Time: 10am-12pm EST
    Location: World Bank 1818 H St NW 20006

    MAR
    12
  • ICT Learning Days

    As part of the 2012 Social Development Network (SDN) Forum, the ICT sector of the World Bank is excited to host two ICT Learning Days, February 29 and March 1, featuring a series of lectures, workshops and lunches that highlight the use of technologies in development projects. 

    Date: February 29-1, 2012
    Time: All Day
    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    FEB
    29
  • Workshop on ICT for Social Accountability

    ​Join the teams from Social Accountability, Demand for Good Governance, and ODTA as we discuss the various uses of ICT to enhance social accountability in the East Asia / Pacific region (EAP).

    Date: February 28, 2012
    Time: 2:30-3:30pm
    Location: 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    FEB
    28
  • Open Government Partnership: Preparing National Action Plans

    ​As part of the World Bank supported knowledge exchange on Open Government, this workshop aims to provide a core group of policy makers from Macedonia and Moldova and other countries with relevant and timely input based on experiences of leading countries, such as Brazil, the United Kingdom and USA.

    Date: February 28, 2012
    Time: 9 - 11:30am
    Location: World Bank JB1-075

    FEB
    28
  • ICT Day at the 2012 SDN Forum

    ​The 2012 edition of the SDN (Sustainable Development Network) Forum kicks off on February 21. The week-long event features the ICT Sector Day on February 23, for which registration is now open. The keynote speaker is Vivek Kundra, former U.S. CIO, followed by discussions involving several World Bank Directors and champions of ICT.

    Date: February 23, 2012
    Time: 8am - 5:30pm
    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    FEB
    23
  • Vivek Kundra on Putting Open Government in Action

    Date: February 23, 2012
    Time: 8 - 9:30am
    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H St NW Washington DC 20433

    FEB
    23
  • Brown Bag Lunch: Open Government Partnership

    ​You are cordially invited to a presentation on the Open Government Partnership initiative by Caroline Mauldin, of the U.S Department of State and Juan Pardinas, General Director of the Mexican Institute for Competitiveness, civil society representative for Mexico at OGP Steering Committee. Nathaniel Heller, Executive Director of Global Integrity will serve as discussant.

    Date: February 14, 2012
    Time: 12:30 - 2:00pm
    Location: MC C2-131 World Bank Headquarters

    FEB
    14
  • Open Government and Transparency: The UK Experience

    You are cordially invited to a presentation on the UK's experience of Open Data and Government Transparency by Francis Maude, MP, the UK’s Minister for the Cabinet Office. Mr Maude is responsible for taking forward the UK Government’s transparency agenda. One example is the UK’s new Government Licensing Framework, under which management of Government intellectual property defaults to be open and free.

    Date: January 30, 2012
    Time: 12:30 - 1:40 p.m. EST
    Location: 701 18th Street, NW J1-080 (J Building) Washington, DC 20433

    JAN
    30
  • Opening Up Government: How Can Countries Start and Run Open Data Ecosystems?

    This event features an exchange between two countries that have successfully embarked upon an Open Data agenda - Moldova and Kenya - and countries interested in the potential and challenges of such an initiative.

    Date: December 14, 2011
    Time: 9am - 11:30am EST
    Location: Washington, DC

    DEC
    14
  • The Aakash, India's $35 Tablet for Education and Development

    The Aakash has been described by supporters as heralding a new 'Internet revolution' within Indian education, with the potential to be as revolutionary for educational computing as the mobile phone has been for personal communications, prompting this discussion about the future of the device.

    Date: December 8, 2011
    Time: 1pm - 3:30pm EST
    Location: Washington, DC

    DEC
    8
  • Mapping and Technology to Improve Governance of Natural Resources

    To facilitate a knowledge exchange, the World Bank Institute’s Governance for Extractive Industries team (GEI) invites you to a panel and open-format workshop event in Washington DC, on using ICT tools for better governance in the extractive sector and explore next steps for available mapping tools.

    Date: December 6, 2011
    Time: 2pm - 3:45pm EST
    Location: Washington, DC

    DEC
    6
  • Old Meets New: Community Radio for Transparency and Accountability

    Radio not only brings information to people; it is also gives voice to people. This event features public radio icon Bill Siemering, President of Developing Radio Partners, exploring concrete examples in Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia and Sierra Leone of the use of community radio in fostering transparency.

    Date: November 29, 2011
    Time: 12:30pm - 2pm EST
    Location: Washington, DC

    NOV
    29
  • Open Information Solutions for the Urban Poor

    The World Bank Institute (WBI) has launched a work program exploring current approaches using ICT for empowering the urban poor. This event will present some examples of the use of ICT in low-income areas with a particular focus on lessons learned.

    Date: November 22, 2011
    Time: 12:30pm - 2pm EST
    Location: Washington, DC

    NOV
    22
  • WaterHackathon

    Challenging water experts and software developers from around the world to co-create the innovative solutions needed to help solve today's water problems.

    Date: October 21-23, 2011
    Time: All Day
    Location: Global sites, Cairo, Nairobi, Bangalore, Kampala, Washington DC, London

    OCT
    21
  • Citizen Engagement, Aid Coordination, and Transparency: An Experience from Mapping of Data in the Horn of Africa

    This event, co-hosted by ODTA's Technology for Accountability Community of Practice (CoP), highlights the work of Development Seed, a firm which has creatively visualized food and humanitarian crises in the Horn of Africa.

    Date: October 11, 2011
    Time: 12:30-3:00 pm EST
    Location: Washington DC

    OCT
    11
  • Open Government Data in Developing Countries

    The cases of Kenya and Moldova will be highlighted in the launch of the Open Government Data Community of Practice (CoP). A recorded webcast is available.

    Date: October 3, 2011
    Time: 1:00-3:00 pm EST
    Location: Washington DC

    OCT
    3
  • ICEGOV 2011

    ICEGOV focuses on the use of technology to transform relationships between government and citizens, businesses, civil society and other arms of government, and for establishing foundations for good governance and sustainable national development.

    Date: September 26-28, 2011
    Time: All Day
    Location: Talinn, Estonia

    SEP
    26
  • e-Democracy 2011

    The e-Democracy is dedicated to the regional promotion of democratic processes, transparency, accessibility and accountability based on ICT.

    Date: September 25-27, 2011
    Time: All Day
    Location: Ohrid, Macedonia

    SEP
    25
  • Tech@State: Data Visualization

    The next in the Tech@State series will feature keynotes from innovators in data visualization, and new and fascinating techniques.

    Date: September 23-24, 2011
    Time: All Day
    Location: Washington, DC

    SEP
    23
  • How ICT Applications Enhance Accountability

    This event, organized by the Technology for Accountabiliy (T4A) Community of Practice of ODTA, will include discussion of how the implementation of ICT applications can enhance accountability and delivery of public services, including e-democracy and electoral modernization solutions in developing countries.

    Date: September 14, 2011
    Time: 12:00 - 2:00pm
    Location: Washington DC

    SEP
    14
  • PICNIC Festival

    The annual PICNIC festival in Amsterdam mixes creativity, science, technology, media and business to explore new solutions in the spirit of co-creation.

    Date: September 14-16, 2011
    Time: All Day
    Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

    SEP
    14
  • World Symposium on e-Government

    Samia Melhem, Senior Operations Officer of Global ICT and the World Bank, is a keynote speaker at this follow-up to the 2005 Tunis WSIS agenda.

    Date: June 9-11, 2011
    Time: All Day
    Location: Yasmine Hammamet, Tunisia

    JUN
    9
  • ICT Days @ The World Bank 2011

    Click the link below to view schedules and video recordings of this week-long event hosted at the World Bank about how ICTs help innovate, connect and transform.

    Date: March 28-31, 2011
    Time: All Day
    Location: Washington DC

    MAR
    28
  • Mobile Applications: Case Studies and Business Model Analysis

    This global event will connect specialists and practitioners from countries across four regions to share the latest World Bank study on the use of mobile applications for the health sector and the agriculture and rural development sector.

    Date: January 20, 2011
    Time: 8:00 - 11:15pm
    Location: Washington DC

    JAN
    20