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🎧 “Navigating a digital country as a CIO” | Luukas Kristjan Ilves, CIO of Estonian Government

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The 3rd season of our podcast series “The Art of Digitalisation” premiers with the boss of digital Estonia – Mr Luukas Kristjan Ilves, who serves as the Government Chief Information Officer. His work is not building but managing a digital country Estonia, mapping the visions, strategies, and tactics necessary for Estonia’s digital transformation and resilience. Coming from the private sector, he has some very bold ideas in his pockets, which he’ll share exclusively with our listeners.

🎧︎ Listen to the episode on Buzzsprout, Apple Podcast, and Spotify and find out:

  • Differences in working in the private and public sectors and why working in the public sector in Estonia doesn’t suck;
  • The state of the art of digital Estonia;
  • What Estonia can learn from the UK, Ukraine, and the rest of the world;
  • Cooperation with Ukraine on developing their digital government and how to scale them globally;
  • The Estonian version of Ukraine’s Diia;
  • Estonian screw-ups as a digital government;
  • Public cloud as an enabler of security;

🎧︎ Listen to the episode on Buzzsprout, Apple Podcast, and Spotify



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We host impactful events both in our centre and online for government institutions, companies, and media. You’ll get an overview of e-Estonia’s best practices and build links to leading IT-service providers and state experts to support your digitalisation plans.

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The Briefing Centre is conveniently located just 2 minutes drive from the airport and 7 minutes drive from the city centre.

You will find us on a ground floor of Valukoja 8, central entrance behind the statue of Mr Ernst Julius Öpik. Photo of the central entrance.

Valukoja 8
11415 Tallinn, Estonia