GovTech Leaders 2023
May 09

Save the date! GovTech Leaders are back on the 9th of May, 2023 in Vilnius, Lithuania.

GovTech leaders, followers, challengers and observers – every public sector innovation enthusiast will find their place at the GovTech Leaders 2023!

Don’t miss out on the biggest GovTech fiesta in the region – mark the 9th of May, 2023 in your calendars – and join us in Vilnius! Secure your spot and register now >>

This year’s conference is all about R E I M A G I N E
Take a look at the preliminary programme of the conference:


  •  Eglė Markevičiūtė | Vice-Minister of the Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania


Opening Fireside chat: Future of the [Digital] Government

  • Moderator: Matas Maldeikis | Member of the Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania
  • Audrey Tang | Minister of Digital Affairs of Taiwan

Discussion: The Future of GovTech

  • Discussion moderator: Arūnė Matelytė | GovTech & Digital Government at OECD, Co-founder of GovTech Lab Lithuania
  • Erika Kuročkina | Adviser To The Minister at the Ministry of the Economy and Innovation of the Republic of Lithuania 
  • Kimberly Johns | GovTech Global Lead and Senior Public Sector Specialist at the World Bank Group


Keynote I: Gamification of Government Services: Engaging Citizens Through Play

  •  Jess Taylor | Associate at PUBLIC

Keynote II: Citizen Engagement in Public Services: Driving Participation and Collaboration


Discussion: Beyond Simply Asking: What Are Unique Ways to Involve Citizens in Building Better Public Services?

  • Discussion moderator: Ieva Dunčikaitė | Project Leader at Transparency International Lithuania
  • Ave Hababuk |  Project Manager at Public Sector Innovation Team of Estonia
  • Ieva Kimontaitė | Open Government Initiatives Project Coordinator at the Office of the Government of Lithuania
  • Catherine Nikolovski | Executive Director at Civic Software Foundation


Keynote I: How to Manage the Country in Times of Crisis?

  • Valeria Ionan | Deputy Minister for Eurointegration at the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine 

Keynote II: Innovating the Public Sector: The Role of Startups

  • Sofia Silva | GovTech Innovation Programs Associate at PUBLIC


Discussion: In Search of Innovation: What Are The Ways for Public Sector to Reach/Engage with Startups?

  • ️Discussion moderator: Dr. Eszter Czibor | Head of Research at StateUp
  • Aron Hausler | Innovation Precincts Manager at the Office of the South Australian Chief Entrepreneur
  • Guilherme Dominguez | CEO of BrazilLAB
  • Ieva Žilionienė | GovTech Policy Lead at Infobalt


Keynote I: The Future of Government Workforce: Upskilling and Reskilling for the 21st Century

  •  Jonnie Haddon | General Manager of Government Innovation at Creative HQ


Discussion: Future Public Servant. Skills vs Mindset?

  • Discussion moderator: Elijus Čivilis | General Manager of Invest Lithuania
  • Monika Merkytė | Head of Create Lithuania Programme
  • Alexander Holt | Head of Emerging Opportunities and Partnerships at the Digital Directorate of the Scottish Government
  • Dr. Irena Žukauskaitė | Selection Specialist at the Public Management Agency, Associate Professor at Vilnius University

Secure your spot and register now >>