Digital transformation of municipalities and rayons: quotations from the International Expert Discussion

Digital transformation is, first of all, related to the change of people’ s way of thinking, rather than IT-tools introduction. Digital transformation must be conducted while thinking about people and together with them.

This is the key conclusion of the session «Digital transformation locally». We are sharing speakers’ quotations with you:

Valeria Ionan, Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation on European integration issues:

«Digital transformation must be a conscious choice of the municipality. But if the process is not started now, it will be too late in a couple of years. To speed up transformation, the Ministry of Digital Transformation has established the positions of Deputy on digital transformation to develop digital infrastructure in municipalities. Soon the Ministry of Digital Transformation will present the research, conducted jointly with U-LEAD, on the key municipality needs for digital transformation introduction».