BiscayTIK Foundation - General information

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General information

The BiscayTIK Foundation was created in 2008. It is a non-profit public foundation created by the Regional Government of Biscay with the aim of modernising councils and associations of municipalities (mancomunidades) by using new technologies, thus making Biscay a model in terms of local e-Government.

The BiscayTIK Foundation’s goals include the promotion of any activities connected to the advancement of knowledge in management practices and technologies related to citizen services by means of the Communication Technologies, in order to bring Local Authorities closer to citizens via the Internet.

BiscayTIK is an internationally innovative, pioneering project that has the following main goals:

  • Bring Local Authorities closer to citizens.
  • Standardise IT tools in Biscay’s councils and associations of municipalities.
  • Make Biscay a model in terms of applying ICTs to local government, with the support of the Bake Eder Knowledge Center.