Last month, GovInsider ran the second edition of GovPay | GovNext 2019, Indonesia’s leading government tech summit for data, finance and citizen engagement, held in Jakarta. The summit brought together 300 senior influencers from Indonesia, including Governors, Mayors, CIOs and tech chiefs.

Dr Bambang Brodjonegoro, Minister of National Development Planning, opened the day’s events with a keynote speech. Meanwhile, Yanuar Nugroho, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Executive Office of the President, stressed the importance of quality data for policymaking in his afternoon speech.

Rini Widyantini, Deputy Minister for Institutional Affairs and Governance, Ministry of Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform, and Atika Nur Rahmania, Head of Communication, Information and Statistics Department, DKI Jakarta, also spoke at the event.

The summit was concluded with a panel on disaster management, which gathered experts across government and industry to discuss strategies for mitigating natural disasters before they happen.

We have put together a video of the highlights of the day. Watch it now: