The CIOF Foundation, Inc. is a non-stock and non-profit organization duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, organized by and composed of former and incumbent Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and heads of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) units of the different agencies of government. Its key purpose is to promote the advancement of ICT use for more efficient and effective public governance. [SEC Registration Document]
A wider use of e-governance for an empowered citizenry.
To promote buy-in by decision-makers and stakeholders to adapt ICT for responsive governance; to undertake activities to support the implementation of e-governance initiatives.
- To promote the strategic and wider use and application of information and communications technology (ICT) in the Philippine government for more efficient, effective, and transparent public governance;
- To develop greater government-private sector partnership in promoting the use of ICT to enhance the delivery of services to the public;
- To serve as an advocacy and consensus-building group to address key ICT policy issues and concerns;
- To provide the venue for greater knowledge and information exchange, as well as resources and experience sharing within and among government agencies and instrumentalities.