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Socitm 2012

Socitm 2012 Highlights

Missed Socitm 2012? Or want a recap on the key news and headline messages? Watch recordings of presentations and read round ups on this highlight page now.

Socitm 2012

Jos Creese, CIO, Hampshire County Council and Chair, Local CIO Council

Plenary: Getting ICT - A Fundamental Re-think

Jos Creese, CIO, Hampshire County Council and Chair, Local CIO Council.

Steve Palmer, Deputy Director, Resident Services, London Borough of Hillingdon

Masterclass: Implementing Google

Steve Palmer, Deputy Director, Resident Services, London Borough of Hillingdon.

Jackie Hudson, Director for Procurement and ICT strategy

Masterclass: Combined ICT Services Initiative - The Tri-Boroughs Example

Jackie Hudson, Director for Procurement and ICT strategy & Tri-Borough ICT lead advisor at London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham.

Chris Price, CIO, West Midlands Police

Plenary: Business Change - A Police Force CIO Perspective

Chris Price, CIO, West Midlands Police.

Norman Sawers, Channel Shift Solutions Specialist, Oracle

Lightning Talk: Channel Shift

Norman Sawers, Channel Shift Solutions Specialist, Oracle.

Steve Grange, Web Project Manager, Cambridgeshire CC

Plenary: Graham Williamson Challenge Award Winner 2012 - User Experience

Steve Grange, Web Project Manager, Cambridgeshire CC.

Panel Debate

Panel Debate: Government Digital Strategy - What's In It For Local Public Services?

Chair: Martin Ferguson, Head of Policy, Socitm.

  • Kay Brown, Head of IT, South Lanarkshire Council / Socitm President
  • Glyn Evans, Senior Associate Fellow, Warwick Business School / Socitm Past-President
  • Nick Roberts, IMT Group Manager - Customer Services and Partnerships at Surrey County Council
  • Steve Halliday, Head of ICT, Solihull MBC, Socitm Vice-President

Tom Steinberg, Director & Founder, mySociety

Plenary: Your council is a website

Tom Steinberg, Director & Founder, mySociety.

Rick Robinson, IT Architect, IBM

Lightning Talk: Smart Cities

Rick Robinson, IT Architect, IBM.

Socitm Awards 2012

Presented at the conference award dinner, Socitm's annual awards recognise technology professional members who have demonstrated outstanding 'excellence, innovation, improvement and service' to the public and third sectors.

Socitm Top Talent

Run in association with IBM, Socitm's Top Talent programme aims to help equip future ICT transformation leaders with 'the skills, knowledge and confidence to effect meaningful change in their own organisation'.

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