Just a short announcement of a new upcoming event:
The World Bank eDevelopment thematic group is holding a workshop on “Service Delivery & Electronic Identification (eID) – How National ID Cards and Other eID Applications can Improve Service Delivery” on 7 May from 8:00 to 13:30 Washington time (GMT-4).
In the context of e-government and ICT enables government transformation it deals with eID cards and other devices –
which are quickly becoming the preferred solution to ensure that government benefits are reaching the right people in a secure and cost effective manner.
The agenda with the schedule and speakers is online, there will be examples presented how eID solutions were already rolled out in several countries.
Oleg Petrov, the coordinator of eDevelopment group wrote a blopost about the eID event.
So if you have time – check it out and register here for the live stream .