OGP GLOBAL SUMMIT KOREA 2021

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The 2021 OGP Global Summit will be held from
December 15-17, 2021 in Seoul, Republic of Korea.

The 2021 OGP Global Summit will mark OGP's 10th anniversary and will provide a meaningful platform
to build a stronger global movement for open government and democracy,
galvanize the open government community with fresh energy,
and reaffirm OGP members' commitments to open government.

Event
2021 OGP Global Summit
Date
12.15.2021 - 12.17.2021(3 days)
Venue
Coex, Seoul and virtual
Participants
High level government officials, civil society leaders, and other representatives from OGP’s 78 member countries and 76 local members.
Theme
Civic Space and Public Participation, Anti-corruption, Inclusive Digital Innovation
Program
To be released in the coming months.
Format
Hybrid event held both virtually and in-person
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Previous OGP Global Summits

2012
OGP Global
Summit

Date
April 17 – 18, 2012
Venue
Brasilia, Brazil
Theme
Information Accessibility, Provision of Public Services, Open Data, Fiscal Transparency, etc.
Participants
3 Heads of State, 12 Ministers, 400+ attendees

2013
OGP Global
Summit

Date
October 31 – November 1, 2013
Venue
London, United Kingdom
Theme
Open Data, Government Integrity, Fiscal Transparency, Empowering Citizens, Natural Resource Transparency
Participants
3 Heads of State, 30 Ministers, 1,500 attendees

2015
OGP Global
Summit

Date
October 27 – 29, 2015
Venue
Mexico City, Mexico
Theme
11 themes including Access to Information, Access to Justice, and Civic Space
Participants
3 Heads of State, 41 Ministers, 2,000 attendees

2016
OGP Global
Summit

Date
December 7 – 9, 2016
Venue
Paris, France
Theme
12 themes including Civic Tech and Participatory Tools; Open Parliament; Digital and Development
Participants
3 Heads of State, 70 Ministers, 13 Local Leaders or Ministers, 2,500 attendees

2018
OGP Global
Summit

Date
July 17 – 19, 2018
Venue
Tbilisi, Georgia
Theme
Civic Engagement, Anti-Corruption, Public Service Delivery
Participants
5 Heads of State, 54 Ministers, 10 Local Leaders or Ministers, 2,270 attendees

2019
OGP Global
Summit

Date
May 29 – 31, 2019
Venue
Ottawa, Canada
Theme
Participation, Inclusion, Impact, and Open
Participants
80+ Ministers and high level representatives, 2,600 attendees, etc.

Logo

The logo is inspired by Korea's traditional window design and embodies the meaning of an "invitation" and "a window through which we view the world"
where OGP's core values of transparency, participation, inclusivity, and accountability are relished.