Local Authority Forum: Delivering Digital Transformation

 

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Monday 20th September, 11:00 - 17:00 BST | Business Design Centre, London.


Join us for this special event exclusively for local authorities.

A forum promising an open and honest conversation centred around the post-Covid challenges facing local government; how to meet increasing demand, service (but also capitalise) on the work-from-home revolution, drive economic recovery and support the ‘good growth’ of towns and community services.

Sharing their insights and priorities for digital transformation across adult social care, education, healthcare and smart city initiatives, our speaker line-up includes:

 

 


Agenda

 

11:00      Welcome & Presentation from BDUK alongside featured Local Authorities: Benefits of next-generation broadband for Local Authorities
 

11:30      Panel Discussion: Connected Places – The role of digital infrastructure in transforming communities, driving economic regeneration and socio-economic outcomes
 

12:10      Fireside Chats - exploring local authority examples of digital transformation across adult social care, healthcare, education & smart city initiatives
 

13:00      Networking lunch
 

14:00      Workshops

               - Financial models: how to attract and build the right investment partnership
               - Getting the most out of your fibre network: 5G, smart cities, service efficiencies
               - Addressing the digital divide and post-Covid recovery: how to get more for less

16:00      Networking drinks

 

Full List of Speakers

 

Theo Blackwell,  Chief Digital Officer, Greater London Authority

Mikael Sandberg,  Chairman, VX Fiber

Steve Lovatt,  Regeneration Lead Commissioner, Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Rich Keyte,  Benefit Realisation & Evaluation Lead, Building Digital UK

Paul Armstrong,  Head of Digital Innovation, North Tyneside Council

Sarah Bazen,  Digital Infrastructure Manager, West Sussex County Council

Freyja Lockwood,  Digital Innovation & Transformation Manager, West of England Combined Authority

Richard Watts,  Country Manager UK, VX Fiber

Timandra Harkness,  BBC Radio 4 Presenter, Writer, Comedian

 

How to Attend

 

Sponsored by VX Fiber, this event is free for local authority attendees.

Click the button below and fill in your details to apply for your pass.

Spaces are limited to 2 per local authority so sign up now!
 

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TO ATTEND HERE.

 

GET INVOLVED

 

TO SPONSOR OR EXHIBIT

Cheryl Cheong
cheryl.cheong@totaltele.com
+44 (0) 207 092 1078

 

 

 

TO SPEAK

Kerry Merritt
kerry.merritt@totaltele.com
+44 (0) 207 092 1214

 

 

 

MEDIA PARTNERSHIPS

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