Building Sustainable Digital Identity

Building Sustainable Digital Identity

Ecosystems for Whole Of eGovernment (WoG) and Beyond

Roundtable discussion animated by the Secure Identity Alliance (SIA)

Topics of discussion

Principles for sustainable digital identity ecosystems

Presentation by the SIA, initial endorser of the ‘Principles on Identification for Sustainable Development: Toward the Digital Age’ which aims to provide a set of guidance in establishing and utilizing legal identification systems for sustainable development:

Declaration of Common Principles

Topic 1: Implementation of digital identity ecosystems

  1. What were the Public Sector’s perspectives and priorities in your country?
  2. What challenges have you met?
  3. What role for the private sector?

Topic 2: Driving adoption and usage: incentivising partnership and innovation

  1. What’s the role of policymakers in stimulating demand?
  2. What kind of use-cases are most compelling leveraging digital identity – what are the success stories in your countries?
  3. What incentives to stimulate demand and provide value?
  4. Any innovation to go faster?

Topic 3: public – private partnerships and financing

  1. What are the best partnership models to mobilize the entire public-private ecosystem?
  2. What lessons have you learned from one model or the other?

Moderated by Stéphanie de Labriolle and Bernard Morvant


Who is the Conference for?

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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