Cedric O has been the French Secretary of State for the Digital Economy since March 2019. The Secretary of State for the Digital Economy oversees growing the digital economy in France.
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“There has never been a better time to make public services more affordable and accessible, using new technology solutions. The GovTech Summit is a unique chance for public officials, intellectuals, tech innovators and investors to meet, share and discuss the future of government and democracy. I look forward to welcoming everyone to Paris.”
Emmanuel Macron, President of France
The GovTech Summit will this year be hosted in Paris Brongniart.
Sitting in the heart of Paris, the Palais Brongniart combines stylish 19th century design with modern events facilities. Formerly acting as Paris stock exchange, the building hosts a grand event space, ready to host the next generation of innovators.
A fast emerging sector, built by innovative startups leveraging both technological advances and recent reforms to government platforms and registers, GovTech aims to build better services for citizens and better tools for public servants. The GovTech Summit will bring the GovTech community together.
In the ‘State of GovTech: Europe’s Next Opportunity’, PUBLIC and Accenture explore the scope of the GovTech market to date, the huge opportunity ahead, and the practical steps needed to realise a GovTech future.
The GovTech Summit brings together the brightest innovators and Europe’s decision makers to rethink how government can operate.
Organised by PUBLIC and supported by French President Emmanuel Macron, Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo and the European Commission, the GovTech Summit is an unparalleled opportunity for public servants, startups, technologists and investors to ignite conversation and connect with the people who can unlock their potential: improving public services and empowering citizens.
GovTech has the power to change our societies and our world – the GovTech Summit is where this change happens.
Join the conversation and Re-think Government.
Ex-Deputy Head of Policy at No 10 Downing Street, senior adviser to Prime Minister and EU Vice-President. 20 years of government experience in the UK, EU, and United States.
Venture investor, entrepreneur, 10+ years in private equity, investment banking and Family Office. Non-executive director of Heineken NV
Ex-Senior Associate focused on TMT in a Family Office and formerly Chief of Staff and political advisor to a prominent French MP
Experienced Account Director and Producer with a demonstrated history of working in the creative advertising and events services industry, globally.
Experienced events coordinator with a strong background in communications and politics.