Webinars

Global Government Forum and its sister publication Global Government Fintech runs regular webinars attracting public servants from around the world, with some aimed at top-level civil servants and others at a wider public sector audience.

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The webinar will also seek to identify and explore areas where AI may have the greatest untapped potential for governments (related to public finances). Questions include: - In which areas of service delivery (related to public finances) are AI solutions proving most useful, and how? - What have governments learned about the opportunities, risks and challenges when using AI tools? - How are governments handling concerns such as ‘algorithmic bias’? - How can and should governments keep up to date on AI solutions? - What are the biggest challenges with procuring and implementing AI solutions?
October 4, 2022
Global
Fintech
Global Government Fintech’s webinar will seek to take stock of governments’ engagement with fintech solutions to date and explore where government officials see as the areas with greatest potential.
November 17, 2022
Global
Fintech
With the vast majority of central banks stepping up their explorations or experiments with digital money, we explore that central bank digital currencies could provide to governments. These could include boosting financial inclusion and programmability (programmable money). What are the biggest potential benefits to government of retail CBDCs? How important are technology choices to realising these benefits?
February 7, 2023
Global
Fintech
This Global Government Fintech webinar will ask: • Why would governments want to use blockchain for bonds? • What are the cross-cutting reasons to do so and what are specific examples? (for example related to the environmental/climate-change agenda) • What are the obstacles to further exploration and implementation?
March 23, 2023
Global
Fintech
Global Government Fintech webinar will ask: What are governments doing to stay alert to the possibilities of fintech? How are governments changing their processes to make it easier to work with fintechs? What barriers exist to governments procuring fintech solutions and how can these be overcome?
April 26, 2023
Global
Fintech
Public servants can register here for free to attend this webinar Time USA/Canada Eastern Time (EST): 09:30 – 10:45British Summer Time (BST): 14:30 – 15:45Central European Summer Time (CEST): 15:30 […]
May 4, 2023
Global
Fintech
This Global Government Fintech/Global Government Forum webinar will seek to ask: - Are public authorities right to be exploring the metaverse? - What are the biggest opportunities for the delivery of citizen services? - What needs to happen for public authorities to be best able to tap these opportunities?
May 23, 2023
Global
Fintech
This Global Government Fintech webinar will ask questions including: - What are the advantages – to state and citizen – of encouraging crypto use for payments? - Are El Salvador and Lugano (Switzerland) trendsetters or likely to be forever outliers?
June 20, 2023
Global
Fintech
This Global Government Fintech/Global Government Forum webinar will ask questions including: * Why are governments interested in – and investing in – quantum computing? * Where is quantum computing’s greatest potential impact for the operations of public authorities / the delivery of citizen services?
July 11, 2023
Global
Fintech
This Global Government Fintech/Global Government Forum webinar will ask questions including: • How well structured are government authorities to capitalising on the possibilities of data and technology to tackle fraud? • What are the biggest untapped possibilities – and obstacles – for governments when it comes to using data and technology to fight fraud? • To what extent is cultural change within and between authorities and departments required to fully realise the possibilities? • How important is international collaboration – both in terms of sharing ‘live’ intelligence and insights on technologies, trends and best practice – to tackling public sector fraud?
September 12, 2023
Global
Fintech