The event19th Conference on E-Government
"E-Government – Citizen Services"
8-9 March, International Business School, 7 Vincent van Gogh Str., Universum hall
Organizers: ICT Media & ISACA Sofia Chapter
Under the honorary aegis of Tomislav Donchev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria
In the partnership with the: State e-Government Agency, National Association of the Municipalities in Republic of Bulgaria, Sofia Municipality and Network of Associations of Local Authorities in South-East Europe (NALAS)
Digitalization of the administrative process is unavoidable. This calls speed-up development of the e-Government process and it should meet the challenges connected with this major change. At the end of the last year, while the Ministerial e-Government meeting in Tallinn, was concluded that next 5 years the EU countries should implement major steps for the impact of principles included in the European e-Government Action Plan (2016 -2020) and in the European Interoperability Framework.
The interoperability, removal of the hard copies of the administrative documents, reduction of the administrative complexity of office change data and digitization of the administrative resources and data, those are only part of the questions, which the 19th conference on e-government will focus on.
The targeted audience of the event is as follows: ministers, deputy ministers, chief secretaries and IT directors of state agencies, district governors, mayors and deputy mayors, IT specialists of the Bulgarian administrations and representatives of leading worldwide and Bulgarian companies in the filed of ICT sector.
How the event was held in 2017г.
Tomislav Donchev Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria
Jordanka Fandakova Mayor, Sofia Municipality
Svetlana Lomeva Executive Director, Sofia Development Association
Atanas Temelkov Chairperson of the State e-Government Agency (S.E.G.A)
Aleksandar Yolovski Deputy Chairperson, State e-Government Agency (SEGA)
Silvia Georgieva Executive Director, National Association of the Municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria
Tsanko Tsolov Member of the Commission For Personal Data Protection
Boran Ivanoski Project Officer, NALAS
Dr. Kancho Raychev Director, National Expert Medical Commission
Donka Michaylova Deputy - Chairman of NAMRB MB and Mayor of Troyan Мunicipality
Dilyan Mlazev Mayor, Elena Municipality
Daniela Pesheva State Expert, 'Information Society Policy' Department, 'Information Technologies' Directorate, Ministry of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications
Hristina Dobreva State Expert, 'European Projects and Programs' Department, 'Information Technologies' Directorate, Ministry of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications
Eng. Galina Baycheva Head of Department 'Crisis Мanagement, Defence-Mobilization Training', Burgas Municipality
Teodora Gandova Chairman of the Board, NGO Links
Nina Blagoeva General Manager and Founder of NDB Ltd.
Eduard Bodor Data Center BDM Central Europe, APC by Schneider Electric
Miglena Kuzmanova Business Development Manager, ESRI Bulgaria
eng. Victor Glavev Director Software Technology, Acstre Software Group
Delyan Genkov Network and Security Consultant, LIREX
Daniela Dimitrova Project Manager, Index-Bulgaria Ltd.
Dmitry Golivets Head of Application Software Business Unit, ABBYY Eastern European HQ
Jenny Boneva Vice President and Chairwoman of Membership Committee, ISACA – Sofia Chapter
Ventseslav Kojuharov "e-Government" Expert, National Association of the Municipalities of the Republic of Bulgaria
Yavor Mihov Business Development Manager, NDB Ltd.
Alexander Madzhirov Integration & Development team, IBM Europe
Georgi Ganev Analytics Leader, IBM Bulgaria
Igor Pravica Country Leader, IBM Bulgaria
Georgi Chernev Chief Secretary, Archives State Agency
Rositsa Temenugova Secretary of the South Region, Plovdiv Municipality
Urb. Zlati Peshev Chief Expert, Information Technologies and Systems Directorate, Information Technologies and GIS Depatrment, Road Infrastructure Agency
Kalin Kamenov Mayor, Vratsa Municipality
Dimitar Todorov Software Development Consultant, TechnoLogica
Day I / 8 March
08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:50 Official Opening:
« Tomislav Donchev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria
« Atanas Temelkov, Chairperson, State e-Government Agency
« Jordanka Fandakova, Mayor, Sofia Municipality
« Silvia Georgieva, Executive Director, National Association of the Municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria
« Jenny Boneva, Vice President and Chairwoman of Membership Committee, ISACA Sofia Chapter
« Igor Pravica, Country Leader, IBM Bulgaria
« Valentina Tsoneva, Manager, ICT Media
SESSION 1. e-Government - Administrative Reform
Moderator: Donka Mihailova, Deputy - Chairman of NAMRB MB and Mayor of Troyan Мunicipality
09:50 - 10:20 e-Government Solutions: Solutions in Action. Aleksandar Yolovski, Deputy Chairperson, State e-Government Agency (SEGA)
10:20 - 10:40 The New Technologies - New Opportunities for Development. Georgi Ganev, Analytics Leader, IBM
10:40 - 11:00 Data and Development of the New Technologies as a Basis for Building a Stable e-Government and the Forming of a Digital Society. Nina Blagoeva, General Manager and Founder, NDB Ltd. and Yavor Mihov, Business Development Manager, NDB Ltd.
11:00 - 11:20 The Municipalities of the Future and the Difficult Way of Digital Services. Svetlana Lomeva, Executive Director, Sofia Development Association
11:20 - 11:40 Security of Personal Data Stored in Administrative Structures. GDPR Requirements to the Administrations. Tsanko Tsolov, Member of the Commission for Personal Data Protection
11:40 - 12:10 Coffee Break
SESSION 2. Digitalization of Administration in Favour of the Citizens
Moderator: Dilyan Mlazev, Mayor, Elena Municipality
12:10 - 12:30 GIS for the Road Infrastructure - Benefits for the Administration, Citizens and the Business. Urb. Zlati Peshev, Chief Expert, Information Technologies and Systems Directorate, Information Technologies and GIS Depatrment, Road Infrastructure Agency
12:30 - 12:50 Out-of-the-box Digitalization: An Agile Government for Modern Citizens. Dmitry Golivets, Head of Application Software Business Unit, ABBYY Eastern European HQ
12:50 - 13:10 High Performance Gateway to Secure, Control & Accelerate the Exchange of Data in the State Administrations. Alexander Madzhirov, Integration & Development Team, IBM Europe
13:10 - 13:30 Index-Bulgaria Ltd. Contemporary Programming Tools Related to e-Government. Eng. Daniela Dimitrova, Project Manager, Index-Bulgaria Ltd.
13:30 - 13:50 How to Digitize the Base of Digitization. Eduard Bodor, Data Center BDM Central Europe, APC by Schneider Electric
13:50 - 14:50 Lunch
SESSION 3. Technologies in the Center of the e-Government
Moderator: Georgi Chernev, Chief Secretary, Archives State Agency
14:50 - 15:10 Integrated Information System of the Medical Expertise in Bulgaria. Dr. Kantcho Raichev, Director, National Expert Medical Commission
15:10 - 15:30 e-Government with Acstre - 2018. Eng. Victor Glavev, Director Software Technology, Acstre Software Group
15:30 - 15:50 Information Security Trends and Innovations. Delyan Genkov, Network and Security Consultant, LIREX
15:50 - 16:10 Can Open Data Turn Cities Into Technological Leaders? Teodora Gandova, Chairman of the Board, NGO Links
16:10 - 16:30 Usage of Transparent Management Technologies in Vratsa Municipality. Kalin Kamenov, Mayor, Vratsa Municipality
16:30 Official Closing
DAY 2/ 9 March
SESSION 1. E-services in the Bulgarian Municipality
Moderator: Rositsa Temenugova, Secretary of the South Region, Plovdiv Municipality
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 10:00 E-tools for Better Planning of Local Services in the Area of Solid Waste and Water Management. Boran Ivanoski, Project Officer, Network of Associations of Local Authorities in South Eastern Europe (NALAS)
10:00 - 10:20 ESRI GIS Solutions for the Modern Digital Municipality. Miglena Kuzmanova, Business Development Manager, ESRI Bulgaria
10:20 - 10:40 Intelligent Flood Risk Management in the Municipality of Burgas. Eng. Galina Baycheva, Head of Department 'Crisis Мanagement, Defence-Mobilization Training', Burgas Municipality
10:40 - 11:00 Demonstration in Real Time of the Information System for Flood Protection of Burgas Municipality. Dimitar Todorov, Software Development Consultant, TechnoLogica
11:00 - 11:20 WIFI4EU - Free Internet for the Europeans. Hristina Dobreva, State Expert, 'European Projects and Programs' Department, 'Information Technologies' Directorate, Ministry of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications
11:20 - 11:40 Facilitate Procedures for Physical Infrastructure Building by Creating a Single Information Point. Daniela Pesheva, State Expert, 'Information Society Policy' Department, 'Information Technologies' Directorate, Ministry of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications
11:40 - 12:40 Lunch
The official language of the event is Bulgarian. According to the specific session there will be a simultaneous interpretation from English into Bulgarian and vise versa.