September 29th 2020

Agenda

Time

Session

10.00

Launch of Summit

Chair’s morning introduction

 

10.10

Morning keynote address: Local Government’s Digital Leap Forward

  • Outlining the progress of local gov. harnessing digital tools and tech
  • Challenges ahead
  • The LGA’s Digital agenda under the new government, into the new decade

 

10.30

Sponsored Case Study TBA

 

10:50

Digital Transformation: Innovating Better; Innovating Local

  • Local government is running out of time to future proof
  • Reinventing local government as a bridge between physical & digital services
  • Emphasizing affordable, flexible tech and digital tools
  • Navigating the risks of large investment fossilizing transformation

11:30 

End of morning session

13:00

Launch of afternoon session

Chair's afternoon remarks

13:15

Panel 

The Digital Strategy Masterclass

  • Implement significant changes to the way organisations run, reducing costs and delivery efficient services.
  • Covering the big strategic themes that any digital strategy should cover: Service design; workplace; inclusion; intelligence.
  • Building capacity/freeing up space and budgets. 
  • Identifying reusable tools and flexible tech

14:00

Break 

14:15

Panel 

Security in Local, Digital Government

  • In order to rely on digital, organisations and teams must be secure from the inside and out. 
  • How can you promote the ability to identify oversight across your teams?

14:45

Chair's closing remarks 

15:00

End of day one content

Please note that all speakers and the agenda are subject to change without notice

Time 

Session

10.00

Launch of morning session

Chair's opening remarks

10:15

Panel 

Cementing Change Across the UK 

  • Join a panel experts highlighting how, across the UK, leaders are forging centres of excellence in data and digital. 

11:00

Break 

11:30 

Workshop 

Tech in Focus: AI

  • How can we ensure that, while vibrant tech centres of the UK stand to benefit from Artificial Intelligence, local communities are not left behind. 
  • See first hand how local government is taking on board AI as a liberating force in service provision and cost-reduction. 
  • What are Central Government's plans for the future of Local AI?

12:15

Lunch 

14:00

Launch of afternoon session

Chair's afternoon remarks

14:15

The 'ROI Maintenance' Masterclass

  • Looking at services from the perspective of the end user
  • Demonstrating digital leadership.
  • ‘Fixing the plumbing’, breaking dependence on inflexible tech.

15:00

Chair's closing remarks

End of day two content

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Time

Session

11:00

Launch of the morning session

Chair's opening remarks

11.15

Workshop

Tech in Focus: Connectvity

  • A major trade body representative dicusses the need for future collaboration to improve conectivity. 
  • What does successful collaboration between local government, regulators, industry and civil society look like?

12:00

Lunch 

14:00

Launch of the closing programme

Chair's summary remarks

14:15

Closing keynote address: The Digital Green Mile

  • As a finale to the series, we look at the topics covered across the three dasy through the lense of sustainability. 
  • What steps can we take today to reduce the carbon footprint of our technology and use technology to reduce the organisation’s carbon footprint?
  • What can we do to accelerate this action into the future?

14.50

Chair's closing remarks

15:00

End of day three content

Close of the online summit

Please note that all speakers and the agenda are subject to change without notice