Digital Nomads ran two Mobile Local Government Events over the summer with the Public Sector Nomads membership community and our friends at Public Networks (Leeds, 19 July and London, 20 September).
Both workshops were a mix of presentation and discussion and the feedback from delegates was excellent. The days began with a scene setter, considering the disruptive impact of digital technologies and the changes taking place in society that could prove to be as significant as the industrial revolution of the ...
On Thursday 19 July we hosted our first Local Government Goes Mobile 2012 Event in partnership with Public Networks, at the Rose Bowl, Leeds Metropolitan University. Despite the downturn in public spending, we had 35 delegates registered to attend from 16 different organisations, which made for a good quality set of round table discussions and question and answer sessions.
The main points I learned from the event were:-
1. Mobile and Flexible works, and what’s more, there are hidden benefits!
Improvement and Efficiency West Midlands (IEWM) supports local authorities and their partners in their drive to increase efficiency and improve local public services.
All Change – New Horizons for Local Government was IEWM’s annual local government conference, run in partnership with Warwick Business School and held on Friday, December 9th, 2011.
The event was aimed at elected members, chief executives and senior officers from the West Midlands and beyond. The Conference featured Leaders and Chief Executives Think Tank sessions, topical workshops, an innovative ‘unconference’ and supplier marketplace –all ...