SAP Institute for
Digital Government
Keeping digital government simple for the future


The SAP Institute for Digital Government (SIDG) is a think tank that aims to create value for government by leveraging digital capability to meet the needs of citizens and consumers of government services.

As thought leaders we tackle the complex problems through digital technologies to help keep digital government simple for the future.

Brian Lee-Archer, Director, SAP Institute for Digital Government

Defining digital government

The Institute defines digital government as the production and access to data, services and content, sourced and distributed across the digital ecosystem, to create public value (derived from the OECD definition of digital government).

Our Partners
April 2016 Stockholm
ISSA Regional Social Security Forum for Europe

Presented on “Enduring innovation in social security.” 

June 2016 The Hague
European Social Services Conference

Participated in the ESN annual conference and ran a workshop on “Dynamic social outcomes through Real-Time Program Evaluation.”

October 2016 Canberra
Government Digital Transformation & Innovation Conference

SIDG Associate Kylie Watson will be speaking on “How to implement successful digital service delivery.” 

November 2016 Panama
ISSA World Social Security Forum

SIDG Director Brian Lee-Archer will be a main presenter for the session, “Breaking the silos to be user-centric – meeting expectations and improving effectiveness.”