UK’s National Employment and Saving Trust outsources scheme management ...
Finance chiefs drive closer integration with CIOs under moves to manage big-ticket spending programmes, create a transparent reporting environment, and streamline service delivery. Tackle common challenges at the 3rd Regional GovCFO Forum held Monday 2 December in Canberra.
Three cities - Amsterdam, Barcelona and San Francisco - have agreed to collaborate on a common platform, called Cityzenith 5D Smart City, to use and share their data.
Australian Taxation Office’s approach to managing its AU$ 1 billion (US$ 908 million) annual procurement programme under review. Risk differentiation framework tailors contracts according to size and scope of project. Marks move away from one-size-fits all purchases, says Chief Financial Officer, Mr Frances Cawthra, a keynote speaker at next week’s GovCFO Forum Australia (Canberra).
Despite the widely known benefits of cloud in the public sector including flexibility and cost reduction, cloud adoption among the European Union member states has been very heterogeneous. The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security recommends developed of a unified strategy for government cloud.
Siggi Kristoffersen, Deputy Director of Denmark’s Copenhagen Citizen Service, writes about the key factors crucial for effectively managing change from traditional to digital services, while ensuring that this transformation is inclusive and cost-effective.
Australian government sets stage for wide-ranging ICT reforms, laying the foundations for revised policies in the New Year. A new advisory board, expected to be finalised, underscores agency-by-agency audits of spending, procurement, and service delivery programmes.
Thomas Jakobsen, CEO of Copenhagen Citizen Service, Denmark, writes about how digitisation is helping them deliver flexible and inclusive services to Copenhageners. And takes a sneak peek at what the future of citizen services might look like.
Bahrain is looking to promote transparency in governance as it develops and adopts a comprehensive electronic participation strategy.
Australian Treasurer, Mr Joe Hockey, delivers sobering news on government finance. Confirms agency-by-agency review of programmes, under moves requiring the Commonwealth to live within it means.
Glasgow, the largest and most populous city in Scotland with close to 600,000 residents, will be making more data available real-time to the public.
In a visit to Ngee Ann Secondary School yesterday (22 July), FutureGov found students deeply ...
The Infocomm Development Authority and Ministry of Education of Singapore have initiated plans to introduce ...
Ngee Ann Secondary School’s students are on a bid to “change the world” with ...