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10 June 2019 - 14 June 2019

Information and Communication Technology: ISSA Guidelines, Knowledge sharing and Innovation

10 June 2019 - 14 June 2019

Information and Communication Technology: ISSA Guidelines, Knowledge sharing and Innovation

Information and Communication Technology: ISSA Guidelines, Knowledge sharing and Innovation

Course Information

10 June 2019 - 14 June 2019

English

Turin Centre

Code: A9012004

English

Enrolment deadline: 10 May 2019

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Description

Description

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a crucial component of social security systems, contributing to their quality and performance. This course is designed to develop the capacities of social protection professionals in the implementation, reform and governance of the ICT aspects of social security systems. The principal aim will be to impart the skills required to find practical solutions for social security systems by using ICT, focusing on two main areas of the ISSA Guidelines on Information and Communication Technology: (1) governance and management, and (2) key technologies.

Target audience

Target audience

This course is designed for social security professionals from ISSA member institutions. In particular, participants should hold positions directly related to the design, implementation or reform of social security systems in the area of Information Communication Technology and be interested in applying ICT to improve the quality and performance of social security systems and their administration.

ISSA Guidelines

ISSA Guidelines

Guidelines published by the International Social Security Association (ISSA) are professional standards for specific core areas of social security administration.
They have been produced by the world’s practitioners and constitute the knowledge base for the ISSA Centre for Excellence (CfE). The Centre provides technical advice, capacity building and recognition services to ISSA member institutions to support their efforts to work towards good governance, high performance and service quality. This course is organized by the ITCILO as an accredited training partner of the ISSA’s CfE Academy diploma programme.

Objectives

Objectives

This course is structured to provide guidance and develop the capacities of social security professionals in the design, implementation and governance of ICT for social security systems. The principal aim is to impart the skills to find concrete solutions to support the delivery of the institution’s mandate through the effective use of ICT. Specifically, the objectives of this course are:

  • To equip participants with knowledge of the international professional standards of the ISSA Guidelines on ICT
  • To develop a firm understanding of the main roles and responsibilities in the governance and management of ICT systems, particularly in supporting an institution’s business processes and the delivery of social security services
  • To build capacity in ISSA member organizations to improve social security administration through the application of the ISSA Guidelines on ICT
  • To support participants’ reflection on the corporate application of the Guidelines in their own organization
  • To facilitate the formation of a network of practitioners with an understanding of the ISSA Guidelines

Language requirements

Language requirements

The workshop will be conducted in English and participants are therefore expected to have a good command of the English language.

How to apply and costs

How to apply and costs

The cost of participating in this course is 2250 EUR (1615 EUR for tuition and 635 EUR for subsistence), excluding international air travel and airport transfers. This is payable in advance by the participant’s sponsoring organization. This covers: tuition fees; the use of training facilities and support
services; training materials and books; accommodation and full board at the Centre’s campus; emergency
medical care and insurance. For information regarding payment, cancellation and refunds, please consult:
http://www.itcilo.org/en/training-offer/how-to-apply

Applicants should complete the online nomination form no later than 10 May 2019, supported by a nomination letter from their sponsoring institution indicating how
the participant will be financed. The nomination form can be found at:

https://oarf2.itcilo.org/STF/A9012004/en

Resource Persons

Resource Persons

Through its pivotal role in social security management, strong partnerships with other social security institution and comprehensive technical cooperation projects around the world, the ISSA and the ITCILO draw on a worldwide network of social security experts from its own staff, social security institutions, well-known universities, recognized research institutes and senior consultants.


Rodrigo Ortiz D’Avila Assumpção
holds a BA in History by the Faculty of Philosophy, Languages and Literature, and Human Sciences (FFLCH) of the University of São Paulo (1992) and a MA in Communication Sciences by the School of Communication and Arts (ECA) of University of São Paulo (2002).

He worked as an educator in the Cajamar Institute between 1990 and 1997. Then, he headed the e-government program of the Municipality of Santo André from 1997 to 2000. Rodrigio Ortiz D'avila Assumpção was a Director of the Florestan Fernandes Institute as well as the NGO Sampa.Org from 2000 to 2003.

From 2003 to 2008 he was Deputy Secretary in the Secretariat for Logistics and Information Technology in the Ministry of Planning, Budget and Administration of the Federal Government of Brazil. From 2009 to 2017 he was appointed as President of Dataprev (The Social Security Information Technology Enterprise). The company responsible for hosting and processing social data for the Brazilian Government. Representing Dataprev he was a member of the Technical Commission on Information and Communication Technology of the International Social Security Association.

Consultant, International Social Security Association (ISSA)

Sven Maurice Emiel Hutse, a Belgian national, studied mathematics at St Jan Berghmans College and Economics at the University of Gent. As he was involved in ICT from an early age. he started his first Internet Company in 1990, creating websites and teaching in related subjects as networking, security and the Microsoft curriculum at the John Cordier Institute.

After ten years and a fatigued voice, Sven became a consultant and has been working as interim manager and coach for different kind of clients; governmental and non-governmental. From 2013-2015 he was Head of Development at the National Employment Organization in Belgium and was invited by the ILO to perform a presentation on the implications of the ICT guidelines at national security institutions and have the opportunity to participate in a workshop on the ICT guidelines in Geneva. Today, Sven continues to work as a consultant on ICT strategy for Birkin& Barre, a company created to support organizations and companies on ICT strategy level.

Consultant

Contact us

i.nori@itcilo.org

Costs

Tuition cost: 1615

Subsistence cost: 635

Total cost: 2250

 

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