Custom Programme including e-Governance and Smart City topics

  • Day 1:

    9.00 – 10.00

    Enter e-Estonia: peek inside the e-state

    Estonians are pathfinders, who have built an efficient, secure and transparent ecosystem that saves time and money. e-Estonia invites you to follow the digital journey. The initial part introduces and demonstrates the underlying mechanisms involved in digitizing a society, an overview of the main challenges and policies, an understanding of the infrastructure, e-solutions and services.

    10.15– 11.00

    X-Road and interoperability

    with Cybernetica

    The X-Road was initiated by the Estonian government in the 1990’s to enable secure data exchange between governmental organisations. The first version was developed by Cybernetica and launched in 2001. Currently, Cybernetica exports its world-renowned UXP technology (core tech for Estonian X-Road) across the world.

    13.45 – 14.45

    Interoperability providers

    with Aktors

    Aktors develops interoperability information systems and other custom software solutions, starting from analysis to implementation, and offers consulting services related to software development.

    12.00 – 13.30


    13.45 – 14.30

    Data security

    with Guardtime

    KSI is a blockchain technology designed in Estonia and used globally to make sure networks, systems and data are free of compromise, all while retaining 100% data privacy. The technology for governments and enterprises enables complete auditability, transparency and attribution for their systems, networks and data as everything that happens in their digital environment can be independently verified, at massive scale, in real time.

    14.45 – 15.30

    High efficiency, low costs

    with Nortal

    Nortal is a multinational strategic change and technology company. Combining the unique experience of transforming Estonia into a digital leader and creating change in businesses with a strategic approach and data-driven technology, Nortal’s vision is to build a seamless society. Nortal partners with governments to bolster business through intelligent public administration.

    15.45 – 16.15

    Electronic identity

    with SK ID Solutions

    Estonia has by far the most advanced national ID card system in the world. Much more than a legal photo ID, the mandatory national card also provides digital access to all of Estonia’s secure e-services. In cooperation with SK ID Solutions and Cybernetica the so-called Smart-ID was also developed. Smart-ID is the new generation electronic identity designed to use conveniently on smart devices, while still keeping a high level of security.


Visit us physically or virtually

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.

Questions? Have a chat with us.

Call us: +372 6273157 (business hours only)

Find us

The Briefing Centre is conveniently located just 2 minutes drive from the airport and 10 to 15 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