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One, hundreds, thousands digital champions won't solve the problem

by Andrea Dimaio  |  November 30, 2014

Italy has recently joined other European countries that have named a so-called "digital champion". The individual chosen for this task is Riccardo Luna, a former sport journalist who has a sharp interest...

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Five Dos and Five Dont's for the New Italian Digital Leader

by Andrea Dimaio  |  July 11, 2014

On July 10th the Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced that new Director general of the Italian Digital Agency would be Alessandra Poggiani. This announcement came after over 150 people...

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Will A Digital Father's Day Ever Be the Same?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  March 19, 2014

In my country today is Father's Day . This morning my 17-year old son and my 20-year old daughter handed me their handwritten wishes. They were wonderful as usual, and made...

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Tempering the Enthusiasm About a Digital Economy: A Counterpoint

by Andrea Dimaio  |  October 8, 2013

The convergence of consumer, enterprise and operational technologies; the pervasiveness of connected devices among people and objects; the confluence of mobile, cloud, social and big data; emerging digital strategies in...

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Spain and Portugal Have Two Down-To-Earth, No-Nonsense Professionals Leading Government IT

by Andrea Dimaio  |  October 1, 2013

A few weeks ago I was in Madrid, discussing about the consolidation and cost containment program that the national government has in place, not unlike those in other European countries....

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Digital Government is little else than making e-government work

by Andrea Dimaio  |  September 18, 2013

Almost every day I either read an article, or hear from a client or discuss with a colleague about "digital government". Every single jurisdiction has or is in the process...

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How Government CIOs Can Win the Digital Battle

by Andrea Dimaio  |  May 22, 2013

Last week I spoke to a local government CIO about innovation. We discussed about the impact of digital, open data, social media and more. When I made my usual point...

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Digital by Default, but Not Smart Enough: Hits and Misses of the UK Government Digital Strategy

by Andrea Dimaio  |  November 9, 2012

The UK cabinet office just published its Government Digital Strategy, which culminates its focus on all services to be "digital by default". The strategy states 11 principles and 14 actions...

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