Frits Bussemaker

Frits Bussemaker

Chair
Institute for Accountability in the Digital Age

Bussemaker has been working in the International ICT industry since the 80s. He is focused on linking Information Technology, Innovation and Impact. In 2009 he founded iPoort, an independent community within the International Press Center of the Dutch Government in The Hague to discuss the impact of IT with political stake holders. From 2010 to 2018 he was the Secretary General International Relations of CIONET. A network of over 7000 Digital Leaders cross industry and across Europe and South America. He was responsible for the relationship with international institutes like the European Commission, UNESCO and ITU. He is currently the chair of the ‘Institute for Accountability in the Digital Age’

Appearing at
FST Gov NZ Local
22 September 2021
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
From the islands of the Far North to the frigid fjords of Southland, NZ councils service a patchwork of communities with distinct needs and social complexities. Digital technologies are not just a convenience these communities; the tech toolkit – from...
FST Gov NZ Local
29 August 2019
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Following the success of our inaugural Local Government: New Zealand conference in 2018, we are pleased to announce the return of the event in 2019. This unique conference will showcase breakthrough digital innovations and government technologies, featuring senior leaders at...