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CIOs and IT Executive Leadership – From Engineering Education to Innovations in ICT and Technology Webinar with Dr. J.P. Auffret

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This article comes from The International Federation of Engineering Education Societies Webinar Series. The rapid development and adoption of mobiles and Internet have had major impacts on society and ICT is now a key component of national development in healthcare, education, financial services, smart cities and poverty reduction. Newer technologies including AI, robotics and blockchain […]

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Scaling Local Government Cybersecurity Article Written by Marissa Da Silva on September 26th, 2019

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Scaling Local Government Cybersecurity – Written by Marissa Da Silva on September 26th, 2019 With the increasing reliance upon information technology, cybersecurity is strategic imperative for communities across the United States. Unfortunately, many cities don’t have sufficient budgets or expertise when it comes to addressing the cybersecurity challenge. Jean-Pierre (J.P) Auffret, director, research partnerships, School […]

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14th Annual IAC Conference, “Driving Digital Government Transformation by Innovative Technologies,” to be Held in Taiwan on September 25 -27, 2019, hosted by Taiwan National Development Council, Taiwan E-Governance Research Center and the International Academy of CIO

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The International Academy of CIO (IAC) announces the topic of “Driving Digital Government Transformation by Innovative Technologies,” for the 14th Annual IAC Conference to be held on September 25 -27, 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan, hosted by Taiwan National Development Council and Taiwan E-Governance Research Center. The conference’s speakers will include Dr. Mei-ling Chen, Minister, National […]

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Chih Ho Chou, Section Chief, The Department of Cyber Security, Executive Yuan, Government of Taiwan Visits Mason; Researches Similarities and Differences in Approach to Cyber Security Legislation and Policy Between Taiwan and the U.S. with JP Auffret

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On January 1, 2019, Taiwan’s executive branch of government began implementing the Cyber Security Management Act which was enacted by the President on June 6, 2018 and passed by the Legislative Yuan in May 2018. Chih Ho Chou’s time at Mason will contribute to his work on this task force implementing the Act. He will […]

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2018 Waseda – IAC Digital Government Rankings Released

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Countries in all regions of the world are continuing to make strides in efforts to enhance Digital Government and foster digital innovation according to a new report launched today by The Institute of D-Government at Waseda University, Tokyo in cooperation with the International Academy of CIO (IAC). The Institute of Digital Government, Waseda University headed […]

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Dr. JP Auffret to give talk entitled, “CIOs, IT Executive Leadership and Innovations in ICT and Technology: From Mobiles to Robotics, AI, Drones and Blockchain

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Dr. JP Auffret to give talk entitled, “CIOs, IT Executive Leadership and Innovations in ICT and Technology: From Mobiles to Robotics, AI, Drones and Blockchain” to the Kazakhstan Government IT managers and executives right before the “Digital Transformation and the role of #CIO” conference which is organized by IDC, Society of IT Managers of Kazakhstan […]

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Dr. J.P. Auffret organized and moderated a workshop on “Cybersecurity Leadership, Governance, Polices and Strategy: How Are Governments Addressing the Cybersecurity Challenge” and chaired the “Cybersecurity, Privacy and Ethics” track at the 11th U.N. International Conference on the Theory and Practice of eGovernance” (ICEGOV) held in Galway, Ireland on April 3rd to April 6th, 2018.

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For more information, please go to http://2018.icegov.org/track/workshop-6/.