According to Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Huy Dung: Success in digital transformation, up to 80% depends on awareness, institutions, policies and technology account for only 20%. If you only focus on technology, failure is inevitable.
The above statement has just been shared by Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Huy Dung with participants at the conference “Creation and awareness raising about digital transformation” in Bac Giang held on December 16.
|Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Huy Dung speaks at the conference “Strengthening and raising awareness about digital transformation” in Bac Giang province.|
Raising awareness about digital transformation for Bac Giang cadres and civil servants
Taking place in the form of face-to-face and online collaboration with 238 bridge points, the conference “Strengthening and raising awareness about digital transformation” in Bac Giang was attended by more than 3,600 officials, civil servants and public employees. employees in departments, branches and localities in the locality.
Nghiem Xuan Huong, Provincial Party Committee member and Vice Chairman of the People’s Council of Bac Giang province, said that the province considers digital transformation a regular, urgent and long-term task. Right from October 2020, the Party Congress of Bac Giang province has decided: “Digital transformation is a key task with breakthrough solutions in the fields of education, science and technology, health, sociocultural…”.
Compared to other localities, although Bac Giang is not a province with strong economic resources, the province has its own way of building e-government, digital government, administrative reform, providing public services. to increase utility and enjoyment for people and businesses.
Up to now, the basic architecture of e-government in Bac Giang province has initially formed; IT and communication infrastructure is enhanced, operating stably; Key information systems were also deployed…
In 2020, Bac Giang’s digital transformation ranking ranks 10th across the country, in which the digital government ranking index ranks 7th, the digital economy ranks 14th and digital society ranks 25th.
|In addition to a direct bridge point, the conference also connected online with 238 bridge points in departments, branches and localities in the area.|
However, according to Mr. Nghiem Xuan Huong, digital transformation is still a new concept, many cadres and party members do not fully understand and are confused when implementing it. Due to lack of understanding leading to reticence in how to do it, it is not possible to determine what is the core problem to be solved, how to solve it and where the resources are?
Therefore, this conference is an opportunity for leaders, cadres, civil servants, public employees and employees at agencies, units and businesses in Bac Giang to learn and raise awareness about digital transformation. in the most basic way. From there, implement effective digital transformation activities.
At the conference, the participants were equipped with general knowledge about the national digital transformation program and the digital transformation orientation of Bac Giang province. Along with that, experts and students discussed real-life situations to contribute to effective digital transformation for units at all levels, branches and localities in the province.
Creating quality human resources for digital transformation
From the Hanoi bridge, sharing with conference attendees about important perceptions in digital transformation, Deputy Minister Nguyen Huy Dung emphasized: Digital transformation is first and foremost the job of the head. Specifically, at the provincial level, digital transformation is the job of the provincial president; in a district or a district is the job of the district president; and in the departments and branches, it is the work of the directors of the departments, departments and branches.
“The leader does not need to be an expert, but needs to be consistent with the set goals and create the best conditions to solve difficulties in the digital transformation process.”Mr. Nguyen Huy Dung said.
The Deputy Minister also said that digital transformation is not only the procurement of equipment, but also an institutional problem. Success in digital transformation, up to 80% depends on awareness, institutions and policies. Technology accounts for only 20%. If we only focus on technology, it will be difficult to avoid failure.
Therefore, the Deputy Minister suggested that cadres, civil servants, public employees and employees in Bac Giang note: Increasing investment in digital transformation is necessary, but more importantly, digital transformation is a model change. , change thinking, change the way of doing and the process of making it suitable. Localities need to pay attention to the efficiency and sustainability of investment projects for digital transformation.
|In 2022, the Ministry of Information and Communications will deploy a training program on digital transformation for 10,000 officials, civil servants and public employees in state agencies, corporations and corporations. (Illustration image: Internet)|
Also according to Deputy Minister Nguyen Huy Dung, the Ministry of Information and Communications has put into use the MOOC online learning platform, a free digital skills training platform for people at OneTouch.edu.vn. According to the plan, in 2022, the Ministry of Information and Communications will deploy a training program for 10,000 officials in state agencies, corporations and corporations to create quality human resources for digital transformation.
“The Ministry of Information and Communications is ready to accompany Bac Giang to organize this training course to form a network of experts on digital transformation in the province right in the first quarter or second quarter of 2022.”proposed by the Deputy Minister.
Recognizing that digital transformation is a long journey, the Deputy Minister said that when starting that journey, we need to clearly visualize our goals and know where we are going. Because, if you do not know where you are going, you will make mistakes in perception.
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