The world is constantly changing and governments need to be more receptive and integrated, to understand and respond to new technology opportunities, social challenges, and citizen needs.
CHALLENGES AND IMPACT
New solutions, that are more integrated, enhance security and create personalized and engaging citizen experiences, entail breaking down service silos and seamlessly connecting and streamlining data and process flows. Digital transformation requires taking out outdated systems and practices and replacing them with new models based on the most relevant technologies.
The Gov-Tech Cluster promotes greater interaction between Government, Academia, Industry and Citizens (quadruple helix) to accelerate the use of the most prominent digital technology (Artificial Intelligence, High Performance Computing, Cybersecurity, IoT, Blockchain, Open/Big Data, etc.) within Government and improve the delivery of public services, by increasing efficiency and lowering costs.
The Cluster brings together a wide range of research, guidelines, tools, best practices, and people to help public sector organisations create novel optimized services or improving and integrating the existing ones.
The Gov-Tech Cluster uses a combination of research, design, and technology to create opportunities and stimulate growth for public sector organisations in the following areas: