SA participates at world public sector conference

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Public Service and Administration Minister Ayanda Dlodlo is in Singapore where she is leading a delegation to the Innovation Labs World Public Sector Conference.

The conference brings together innovators from around the world to discuss public service delivery in the 21st Century. It unites the public and private sectors to build contacts, learn from each other and create solutions.

Dloldo is expected to address delegates at the conference on the importance of citizen engagement, focusing on innovative ways to involve ordinary people in the decision making processes of government, the department said.

The Minister will attend several sessions of the conference such as corporate intelligence solutions for governments and the evolution of the cyber security landscape in Singapore.

She will also participate in the discussions on crowd sourcing external expertise and intelligence to deliver innovation as well as the seamless payments across the public sector.

Dlodlo will conclude her visit by holding bilateral meetings with three different government institutions responsible for innovation and e-government in Singapore. –