Digital Showcase Conference - 4 November 2019

Presentations from this event are available here.


Keynote address – Paul Maltby, Chief Digital Officer, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

W1 Digital Leadership, Cllr Elise Wilson, Leader, Stockport Borough Council and GM Digital City-Region and Holly Rae, Head of Policy and Performance, Stockport Borough Council

W2 Transforming the customer experience in SENDSarah Bullard, Customer Experience Digital and Service Improvement Manager, Laura Goman, Business Analyst, Jo Hill, Service Manager, SEN Assessment Team, West Sussex County Council

W3 Governance as an enabler – Cate McLaurin, Head of Delivery, London Borough of Hackney

Plenary 1 – Collaboration on a regional scalePhil Swan, Chief Information and Digital Officer, Greater Manchester Combined Authority and Cllr Elise Wilson, Leader, Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council and GM Digital City-Region

Plenary 2 – Digital Innovation ZoneJohn Houston, Strategic Partnerships Specialist and Cllr Alan Lion, Portfolio Holder for Strategic Projects, Epping Forest District Council

W4 Procuring and managing suppliersGeorgina Maratheftis, Head of Local Public Services, techUK and Al Collier, Head of Procurement, Norfolk County Council

W5 Understanding the challenges faced by neurodiverse service users when communicating with social workersClare Ault, Service Manager Adult Social Care and Caroline Harper, Corporate Lead Digital and ICT, South Tyneside Council

W6 Creating a council for the 21st centuryAidan Dunn, Executive Director for Corporate Development and Lisa Trickey, Service Manager Digital Strategy and Design, Dorset Council

W7 How to run a successful digital project in a changing environmentSonia Crawford, Operations Manager (Housing), Aylesbury Vale District Council and Sandra Lewis, Business Solutions Manager, East Suffolk Council

W8 Hydration innovation: Engaging people in the spring of technologyLaura Cresser, ICES Partnership Manager, North Somerset Council and Caroline Carter Service Manager, Shaw Healthcare