Invited Session 5 Chair
Barbara Ubaldi is a Senior Policy Analyst at the OECD, responsible for the organisation’s work on Digital Government, Open Government Data and Data-Driven Public Sectors since 2010. In this capacity, she has managed a number of thematic reviews on digital government and open government data, and launched the OECD’s project on data-driven public sectors. She also co-ordinates the organisation’s work on digital government indicators, and oversees the work on the use of new technologies by governments, including cloud computing, social media, mobile technologies, machine learning algorithms and artificial intelligence. Prior to joining the OECD she served for over seven years as Programme Officer for E-Government and Knowledge Management at the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs in New York. She gathered extensive experience working with developing countries on digital government, ICT and knowledge management for development.