The Data Governance in the Digital Economy online course organized by the DiploFoundation, helped students grasp the complexity of data governance in a holistic manner by covering the technical, economic, legal, policy, and geopolitical aspects of this topic. Particular emphasis was given to the economic importance of data for development strategies.
The course was designed for diplomats, government officials, and business leaders.
Participants gained an understanding of the main challenges related to data governance in the context of the digital economy. They also acquired the skills to outline the main elements that should be included in data strategies, and learned how to formulate their national positions in negotiations involving data flows.
This course was held from September 2-16,2022.
Ambassador and Director of International Affairs at the Swiss Federal Office of Communications (OFCOM)
Executive Director, Diplo Foundation
Administrator, Bioethics Unit, Council of Europe
Executive Director, Datasphere Initiative
Head, Digital Commerce and Internet Policy
Parminder Jeet Singh
Executive Director, IT for Change
Director, Digital Trade and Data Governance Hub