Annual Socitm conference to feature strong line-up of speakers

The Annual Socitm conference returns on the 9-10th October and will welcome 350+ IT professionals from across local government. The King Power Stadium in Leicester is the venue for this year’s event.

Tackling key issues at the heart of ICT, the event is the opportunity for you to join your colleagues and peers to discover, determine and deliberate the latest developments, strategies, tools, techniques and technologies available to drive your IT strategies, departments and councils forward.

Key topics for 2017:

  • Showcasing success, driving change, changing mind-sets: Women in IT
  • Co-creation and Co-production – Smart Places and Location Intelligence
  • Data protection reform: GDPR and the future of local government data
  • Preparing for the digital revolution in local government
  • Innovation thinking and public sector data
  • Cyber security in local public services
  • The future of ICT & local government
  • Boosting collaborative leadership

The confirmed list of speakers can be found here. One of the speakers, Pye Nyunt, Insight Hub Manager & Agilisys Consultant, London Borough of Barking & Dagenham, is one of the those speakers. He will be discussing the Insight Hub, which focuses on using data to drive behavioural change projects, forecast future demand and develop ways to measure the social progress of the residents of the borough.


Further information on the event is available by clicking here.

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