Kristjan Vassil
Senior research fellow at the Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies at the University of Tartu

Kristjan Vassil is a senior research fellow of technology studies in Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies, University of Tartu. He holds a PhD in political science from the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. He is currently the head of Center of IT Impact Studies – an integrated research and teaching program focusing on impact assessment of e-government and prototyping of new data-based predictive public e-services.

Kristjan’s research focuses on the impact of ICT’s on individual level behavior, impact assessment of e-governance and predictive modeling. In his work he uses variety of statistical and data mining techniques in combination with large scale auto-generated datasets. Kristjan is one of the leading investigators in e-voting studies conducted in Estonia since 2005. He also serves as vice of research for the faculty of social sciences at the University of Tartu.

More information: citis.ut.ee and www.ut.ee/kristjan.vassil


Who is the Conference for?

Government decision makers and strategists from countries implementing national e-Governance strategies,

Donor organisations supporting development of open, transparent and efficient governance practices via IT solutions

Companies developing e-Governance applications and assisting governments with their implementation

Contact organisers at conference@ega.ee
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