Forum on “Towards a Digital Government” was successfully conducted on 26th November at Sankathani Hall, SLIDA. The number of participants from Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure, ICTA, SLIDA and Chief Innovative Officers (CIO’s) from different ministries are beyond expectations. There were two presentations done by Mr. Sameera from ICTA and Mr. Anir Chowdhury Policy Advisor, from Prime Minister’s office Bangladesh who described the needs of the government transformation to the digital context.
The session was moderated by Mr. Wasantha Deshapriya, Secretary to the Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure. Professor M. Thilakasiri, Director General, SLIDA delivered the welcome speech and the introduction to the digital government. The forum was organized by SLIDA, in collaboration with the Ministry Telecommunication & Digital Infrastructure and ICTA.