14th IAC Annual Conference September, Taiwan

The 14th International Academy of CIO (IAC) Annual Conference

Topic: Driving Digital Government Transformation by Innovative Technologies

National Development Council & Taiwan E-Governance Research Center

September 25 ~ 27, 2019 Taipei, Taiwan

Conference Agenda

Tuesday, Sep 24th
18:30-21:00 Welcome Reception/Welcome Address -Mr. Guo-Cai Pan (Director, NDC)


Wednesday, Sep 25th

Opening Remarks & Welcome Address:

Ms. Shien-Quey Kao (Deputy Minister, NDC)

● Prof. Jean-Pierre Auffret (President, International Academy of CIO)

● Prof. Don-yun Chen (Director

10:00-10:20 Photography Session
10:20~10:40 Keynote Speech- Tang Feng (Audrey Tang) (Digital Minister without Portfolio)
10:40-11:00 Coffee Break

Session 1: Panel Discussion: CIO and Digital Transformation of Economy

Moderator: Prof. Don-yun Chen (Director of TEG (Taiwan E-Governance Research Center)) Panelists:

● Topic: HRD of GCIO with AI in local governments Prof. Naoko Iwasaki (Waseda University)

● Topic: Impact of digitisation on Silver Age society in India. Ashish Mukherjee (IAC India)

● Topic: Hybrid Intelligence Framework for Digital Transformations Alexander Ryzhov (RANEPA, Russia)

● Dr. Yung-Chang Chang (Managing Director, Far Eastern Electronic Toll Collection Co.)

● Topic: Korean experiences of e-government, industry 4.0 and smart city program YoungSik Kim (KAIST ITTP, Korea)

12:20-13:30 Luncheon
13:30-15:30 Session 2 - Panel Discussion - Innovations in Digital Government</strong

Moderator: Prof. Toshio Obi (Director, APEC Institute of e-Government) Panelists:

● Topic: Innovation in Digital Government -- Previous Experience and Future Outlook of Taiwan Dr. Yu-hsieh Sung (Deputy Secretary-General, Executive Yuan)

● Topic: Digital Transformation and Governance in the Philippines Dr. Francisco Magno (De La Salle University, Philippines)

● Topic: Digitalized Society based on IT New Strategy 2019 in Japan Ms. Naoko Mizukoshi (lawyer, VP of IAC Japan chapter)

● Topic: Information Technology-driven Initiatives in Land Records Administration - Perspectives from the Indian State of Andhra Pradesh Dr. Sundar Balakrishna, Director (Electronics Services Delivery Government of Andhra Pradesh, India)

● Topic: Implementing and Establishing Last-mile Infrastructure for Remote Areas in Thailand Dr. Chaiwat Oottamakorn/ Piya Techateerawat & Parinya Thetbanthad (Thammasat University, Thailand)

15:30~15:50 Coffee Break
15:50-17:10  Session 3 – Panel Discussion  AI, Robotics and the Digital Future

Moderator: Prof. Jean-Pierre Auffret (President, International Academy of CIO)

● Topic: The Use of AI for Customer Analysis of State Enterprise Jirapon Sunkpho, Vice Rector (CIO), Thammasat University, IAC Thailand

● Topic: TBA Andrew Beklemishev (Vice President, Central Asian Region, IDC)

● Topic: Deep Knowledge Representation for Explainable E Governance Dr. Paola Di Maio (Chair of W3C AI KR CG, Taiwan)

17:10~ Free Night



Thursday, Sep 26th 
08:30~09:00 Registration
09:00~09:20 Keynote Speech: Challenging the next Generation of Digital Government - Prof. Toshio Obi (Director, APEC Institute of e-Government)
09:20~10:40 Round table DiscussionSmart Cities, Smart Services and 5G

Moderator: Dr. Pravit Khaemasunun (Dean of College of Innovation, Thammasat University)


● Dr. Zse-hong Tsai (Executive secretary, Board of Science and Technology)

● Dr. Wei-Bin Lee (CDO, Taipei Fubon Bank, Former Director of Department of Information Technology, Taipei City Government)

● Airada Luangvilai (Acting Chief Executive Officer (for Thailand Digital Government Development Agency, Thailand)

● Dr. Hiroko Kudo (Chuo University, Japan)

10:40~11:00 Coffee Break
11:00~12:00 Session 4: Panel Discussion: Cybersecurity

Moderator: Alexander Ryzhov (Professor, RANEPA, Russia)


● Mr. Hong-Wei Jyan (Director General, Department of Cyber Security, Executive Yuan)

● Prof. Jean-Pierre Auffret (President, International Academy of CIO)

● Dr. Benson Wu (Founder, CyCarrier)

12:00-13:30 Luncheon

Session 5: Panel DiscussionBlockchain for Government

Moderator: Andrew Beklemishev (Vice President, Central Asia Region, IDC)


● Prof. Kung Chen (National Chengchi University, Taiwan)

● Topic:Applying Blockchain Technology for Better Health Care System Mr. Jun-Kai Wang (CEO, OwlTing co.)

● Topic: Blockchain applications in the healthcare sector: developments and implementations(Prof. Luca Buccoliero will be the presenter) Prof. Luca Buccoliero PhD, Dr. Elena Bellio PhD (Bocconi University, IAC Italy)

● Topic: The use of Blockchain technology in the tax collection system Askar Kussainov (Board Member, Kazakhstan IT Managers society)

14:50-15:20 Coffee Break

Session 6: Panel Discussione-participation

Moderator: Dr. Zhou-peng Liao (Deputy Director of TEG)


● Ms. Ming-Fen Chuang (Deputy Director, NDC)

● Ms. Jia-Hua Lu (Citizen Participation Committee of Taipei City Government)

● Topic: Social networks and cultural organization: a bond that can exist only if built upon solid social involvement Dr.Giulia Crestini M.Sc. (University of Zurich)

16:40-17:10 Statement from EventProf. Jean-Pierre Auffret (President, International Academy of CIO)
18:00-21:00 GALA DINNER / Dinner speech - Ms. Shien-quey Kao (Deputy Minister, NDC)



Friday, Sep 27th

8:30-9:00 Registration
9:00-10:40 IAC Annual Meeting and Country Reports
10:40-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:00 IAC Annual Meeting and Country Reports (Continued)
12:00-13:30 Luncheon
13:30-17:00 Culture Event

2019 IAC Taipei Annual Conference Photo Gallery