The Institute for Revenues, Rating and Valuation (IRRV) Performance Awards 2012 were held on October 5th; amongst the winners was Elevate East London – a partnership between Agilisys, IT and business process service providers, and the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham – which received a Silver award in the “Excellence in Partnership Working” category.
According to Sue Lees, CEO of Elevate East London: “This award recognises innovative work from teams across the organisation whose passion for excellence in service delivery and collaborative working has led to not only to the highest council tax collection rates in over a decade but also dramatically reduced benefits processing times.”
The partnership was also named a finalist in the ‘Most Improved Team’ category.
The awards, held every year, are to recognise successful schemes; there are three Team Awards and six Excellence Awards.
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As part of our series on the Cloud, Adam Evans, Partnership Director from Agilisys recently caught up with Sean Green, Head of ICT at Tower Hamlets and Independent director of London Grid for Learning to talk about the potential of the London SuperCloud, and how it can help to deliver public services more effectively in the capital.