The use of blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI) and other major innovative technologies in public administration (PA) is a significant factor that will help in enhancing the transparency and quality of services offered to the Italian citizens. Recently, the government of Italy has taken many steps to implement strategic projects such as a 3-year plan for public information technology, industry 4.0, made in Italy, smart city and others.
The public information technology will assist administrations to offer high quality services, carry out better decisions basing on the reliable data, and guide change of its individual internal processes, and organizational replicas as well.
The impact of digital transformation on creating value will animate the 30th edition of the Forum PA, which will occur from Tuesday 14th to 16th May, 2019 at the new Palazzo dei Congressi ‘La Nuvola’ in Rome Eur. How best the country can be transformed digitally is on every responsible citizen’s mind. In addition, the role which digital technologies can play in reviving and bracing the principles, rights and constitutional values which founded Italy.
The new plan for public IT and the impacts this project will create on PA will be discussed. There will be significant topics to be tackled by Blockchain experts - from the cloud paradigm to the application of digital security project that is in line with the new national cyber security strategy - from citizen-oriented digital services to the improvement of the public data which is a big contributor of the digital economy of Italy.
The relationship between digital and public procurement and guidelines on software acquisition as well as their re-use, will be produced – not forgetting the responsibility to digitize the giving of procurement procedures.
In fact, the painstaking information will help Italians to appreciate the concept of these nascent innovative technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, internet of things (IoT), smart contracts, and the promise to transform the relationship existing between PA and the nationals.
As innovation continues to gain traction in the entire world, Italy has decided to use blockchain technology in different ways, periods, conditions and under different sectors. According to the recent research by Digital360, the new technology is used in public administration by 29% in the country, as Coinidol revealed. It has even been discovered by LinkedIn, that blockchain developers are having a high demand just like a hot cake.