Innovation is a team sport.
The wait is over! The full programme of our Digital Kick-Off Day on 24 March is now online and ready for you to explore. Browse through more than 30 sessions, which the festival jury selected from around 200 nominations from over 30 countries.
To join us and many brilliant creative voices online, all you need to do is register in advance or login with your existing profile on our website. There you will be able to access the free livestream directly on the day. Already registered? Great! You can now add your favourite sessions that you don’t want to miss and create your personal programme schedule for the day. Keep an eye on our channels over the next two weeks as we will open our community voting very soon and introduce all our sessions individually. Have fun exploring!
The programme includes topics such as #AdministrationHacks, digital citizen participation, a legislative lab, and co-working hubs for the administration. Among the speakers will be Dr. Markus Richter, German State Secretary, and IT Commissioner of the German Federal Government (CIO Bund). In addition to German ministries and municipalities, international universities such as Harvard University and government innovation organisations of all types are involved – from Mexico to Australia, Israel, and Colombia.Furthermore we are delighted to welcome back our beloved moderators TV journalist Astrid Frohloff and festival president Charles Landry once more to guide you through the day.
The day kicks off with an opening and welcome from Astrid and Charles, followed by the German language half of the programme from 9:00-13:00 (CET). Click below to see all German sessions on our website.
From 13:00-17:00 (CET) we will continue the day with our English language half and closing the day with the announcement of our voting winners. Click below to see all international sessions on our website.
Login or register for the Digital Kick-Off Day to watch the livestream via our website. Don’t forget to add your favourite sessions in the programme calendar to your personal schedule.