On 26 May, the Irish eGovernment Awards and Summit 2017 will take place in Dublin. This event recognises the innovators and forward thinkers who are pioneering changes and helping deliver better online services for Irish citizens today.
The Awards are Ireland's most sought-after accolade in Irish eGovernment, honouring the leaders driving digital services, communication and democracy online. Following a rigorous adjudication process by the judges, the winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony on 26 May 2017 at Dublin Castle.
The Ireland eGovernment Summit takes place in the morning of the Awards ceremony. Leading Irish and international speakers share their knowledge and experience of implementing eGovernment services and infrastructure. Wendy Carrara will provide a presentation about Open Data in Ireland, entitled 'Open Data - Where Ireland stands and how we can go further'. Wendy Carrara manages the development of the European Data Portal and associated services, on behalf of the European Commission - DG CONNECT.