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What role for technology in place based sustainability?


Helen Olsen Bedford Publisher

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In terms of place based outcomes we need to move away from siloed thinking, instead ingraining and embedding sustainability in to everything that we do, says Nadira Hussain, director of leadership development and research at Socitm.

We must also use digital technologies and services to help meet the sustainability agenda, she adds. But this will require leadership if we are to deliver, for example, the required culture shift from ‘presenteeism’ to a focus on outcomes to gain full value from mobile and flexible working technologies.

Follow Nadira on Twitter: @nadirahussain44 / @socitm

UKAuthority is taking this conversation further with the How Green is our Digital event at the Microsoft Reactor in London on 24 February. Register below to join the discussion on the quick wins and challenges of putting sustainability at the heart of digital transformation and efficiency in our public services. 


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