Dr. Arvo Ott joined the e-Governance Academy on November 1st, 2005. His main responsibilities include the coordination of e-governance studies (eGovernment and eDemocracy aspects), training programmes and general management.
Prior to joining the e-Governance Academy, Arvo Ott served as the Head of Department of State Information Systems (head of e-government office) at the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications for 12.5 years. He was responsible of Estonia Information Society and e-Government strategy planning and implementation. For the last several years Arvo Ott has taken part in many international projects and programs on e-governance (information society policy and e-participation advice, e-government interoperability aspects, etc).
Government decision makers and strategists from countries implementing national e-Governance strategies,
Donor organisations supporting development of open, transparent and efficient governance practices via IT solutions
Companies developing e-Governance applications and assisting governments with their implementation
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