Project title: Norwegian-Estonian e-Governance Initiative (NEEGI)

Client: EEA Grants for Estonia – Estonian Ministry of Finance

Budget: EUR 250000

Duration: November 2015 – July 2016

Partners: Seed Forum Eesti Foundation, Seed Forum Norway Foundation, e-Governance Academy, Watchcom

Goal

Strengthen cooperation between Norway and Estonia, Norwegian and Estonian development cooperation projects implementation organizations in the field of innovation, business development and e-governance (including cyber security).

Project objectives

  • Conclude on a common architecture / platform for future collaboration between partners in the public and private sectors in Norway and Estonia within e-Government area.
  • Conclude on a common platform for a Norwegian-Estonian e-Government Lab incubator in Tallinn (SF iHUB) for new e-Government initiatives.

Project components

Component 1. Common architecture evolvement and design

Component 2. Seed Forum iHUB e-Government Lab in Tallinn

Project results

  • Feasibility Study for Setting up and Developing iHUBs in Tallinn that will have a special focus on ICT industry, cyber security and e-Governance has been prepared.
  • The first draft of the Concept paper “Common Architecture on e-Government and Cybersecurity Solutions” has been prepared.