Several governments are progressively turning to advanced ICT solutions to pursue the objectives of protecting their public and private assets, creating national registers of people and property as well as enhancing and democratizing services to their citizens.
The Emerging Countries Panel will illustrate the current scenario of government-driven national ID schemes and citizen-centric services throughout emerging countries and how the need for joined-up service provision is creating cooperation between national and local government departments and private sector service providers, such as postal operators.
The Strategic Importance of Unequivocal Identification of Citizens and Travelers
Chairman: Sophie B. de la Giroday, President – Wise Media
– Tariq Malik, Deputy Chairman – Nadra
Identity management for financial inclusion and branchless transactions
– Carlos Acevedo Chaparro, Proj. Leader, Mexican ID Impl. – Talleres Graficos, Gov. of Mexico
The new Mexican ID card
– Ratan Bajaj, Commissioner of Income Tax – Ministry of Finance, India
Know HIM – the global citizen
– Chris Onyemenam, Dir. Gen. & CEO – National Identity Management Commission, Nigeria
Rolling out an assured identity infrastructure to citizens