COVID-19 response by the statistical community

Time : Seoul - SEL / New York - NYC / Geneva - GVA / Bangkok - BKK / Addis Ababa - ADD

Program
Time Program
SEL 08:30 – 09:15
BKK 06:30 – 07:15
ADD 02:30 - 03:15
GVA 01:30 – 02:15
NYC 19:30 – 20:15(30 Aug)
CEREMONIAL OPENING
  • Moderator Mr. Ronald Jansen, Assistant Director, UN Statistics Division
  • Mr. Shin-wook Kang, Commissioner, KOSTAT, Republic Of Korea
  • Ms. Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana, Under-Secretary General and Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
  • Mr. Kiyoung Choi, Minister of Science and ICT, Republic of Korea
  • Mr. Risenga Maluleke, Statistician General of South Africa and Co-Chair of the UN Global Working Group on Big Data
  • Mr. Stefan Schweinfest, Director, UN Statistics Division
SEL 09:15 - 11:30
BKK 07:15 - 09:30
ADD  03:15 - 05:30
GVA 02:15 - 04:30
NYC  20:15 - 22:30(30 Aug)
SESSION 1 : THE ROLE OF STATISTICAL COMMUNITY IN COVID-19 RESPONSE AND IMPLICATIONS FOR SDG MONITORING - HIGH LEVEL PANEL DISCUSSION
  • Moderator Ms. Gemma Van Halderen, Director of Statistics Division, UNESCAP
Part A – Interview / Davos-style Panel – Policy makers
  • Mr. Elliot Harris, Assistant Secretary-General and Chief Economist, UNDESA
  • Ms. Ayush Ariunzaya, Minister of Social Protection and Labour, Mongolia
Part B – Panel – Senior Managers – Official Statistics
  • Mr. Yvan Clermont, Director General for the Analytical Studies Branch, Statistics Canada
  • Mr. Juan Daniel Oviedo Arango, Director General, DANE Colombia
  • Mr. Kecuk Suhariyanto, Director General, BPS Indonesia
  • Mr. Asaph Y. Chun, Director General of Statistics Research Institute, KOSTAT, Republic of Korea
  • Mr. Craig Jones, Deputy Government Statistician, Statistics New Zealand
SEL 15:30 - 17:15
BKK 13:30 - 15:15
ADD 09:30 - 11:15
GVA 08:30 - 10:15
NYC 02:30 - 04:15
SESSION 2: USING BIG DATA FOR COVID-19 RESPONSE
  • Moderator Prof. Taejun Lee, KDI School Of Public Policy And Management
  • Mr. Moon PARK, Head of Digital Innovation Centre, KPMG
  • Ms. Tracey Li, Flowminder
  • Mr. Omar Seidu, Ghana
  • Ms. Frankie Kay, ONS, UK
  • Mr. Mart Mägi, Statistics Estonia
SEL 17:15 - 18:30
BKK 15:15 - 16:30
ADD 11:15 - 12:30
GVA 10:15 - 11:30
NYC 04:15 - 05:30
SESSION 3: USING BIG DATA FOR SDGS - MOBILE DATA FOR TOURISM, MIGRATION, POPULATION AND TRANSPORT
  • Moderator Esperanza Magpantay, ITU
  • Mr. Dong-ok Lee, Head Of IoT /Data Department, SK Telecom
  • Ms. Titi Kanti Lestari, Director of Finance, IT and Tourism Statistics, BPS Indonesia
  • Mr. Erwin Knippenberg, World Bank
  • Mr. May Offermans, Statistics Netherlands