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OIC NETWORKS » Expert Group on Digital Transformation (DT)

Digital Transformation is the digitization of the whole processes in institutions changing the business of delivering value. Digitization is touching every bit and part of our social and economic life. Digital Transformation is gaining international interest in the global move into cyberspace. DT refers to the thorough and accelerated transformation of institutional frameworks, activities, processes, competences and models to enable the changes and opportunities of digital technologies and their impact across societies in a strategic way.

Within the framework of the OIC Science and Technology Agenda 2026 adopted during the First OIC Summit on Science and Technology held in Astana, Kazakhstan on 10-11 September 2017, the thought contribution of EG-DT is to form a Pan-OIC think-tank to report on current status of ICT development in OIC countries and to propose, advise on and explore future avenues on Digital Transformation (DT), to search for best practices and capacities in OIC countries and initiate activities within OIC scope and mandate to share those success stories.