Electronic Participation (ePart) Conference

Keynote presentations at IFIP EGOV and IFIP ePart 2013


Keynote 1: Promoting Semantic Interoperability in Europe

Dr. Vassilios Peristeras, Programme Manager, European Commission, ISA Programme

Opening session of EGOV on Tuesday, 9:00 - 10:30, room M 001

Keynote 2: Big and Open Data: Policy Issues and Implications

Dr. John Carlo Bertot, Professor and Co-Director of Information Policy & Access Center, University of Maryland, USA; Editor of Government Information Quarterly and of Library Quarterly

Opening session of ePart on Tuesday, 11:00 - 12:30, room M 001

Keynote 3: Developments of the State Rhineland-Palatinate in ICT for the public sector

Heike Raab, Undersecretary/ Deputy Minister of the Interior, for Sports and Infrastructure Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Keynote session of EGOV & ePart on Tuesday, 15:30 - 16:00, room M 001

Keynote 4: The Labour Market Monitor: Support for decision making in regional employment policies

Uwe Mengel, Bundesagentur für Arbeit, Germany

Keynote session of EGOV & ePart on Tuesday, 16:00 - 16.45, room M 001

Keynote 5 (jointly with Virtual Goods and ODRL conference): "Is it true ?" Audio recognition and tampering detection as means for authenticating communications

Karlheinz Brandenburg, Fraunhofer IDMT and TU Ilmenau, Germany (inventor of MP3 format)

Joint Keynote session of EGOV / ePart and Virtual Goods on Thursday, 11.00 - 11.45, room M 001