09:00 Registration and Morning Coffee
Introduction / Welcome from our Sponsors - Ben Short / Johhny Basra, Digirati
09:35 Ruth Mulvenna
, Improvement Service - Tell Me Scotland - a look at opportunities to use Tell Me Scotland portal - A central store and archive of all public information notices such as planning notices, license applications and traffic notices throughout Scotland.
9:50 Colin Birchenall, Chief Technology Officer – Improvement Service (Digital Transformation Board) To present us with an overview on the new digital remit of the Improvement Service and the functions of the Board.
Colin, will report to the Chief Digital Officer Martyn Wallace and will act a s a deputy with a focus on technology.
10:10 John Baker, Managing Director, Digirati - Digital technology company that provides digital strategy, experience design, systems integration and software engineering services. Digirati reputation is built upon solid technical delivery of well-architected innovative digital systems that provide exceptional user experiences. Appling best practice techniques such as architectural blueprinting, user-centric design and continuous integration that work best with Agile approaches pioneered by the Lean movement.
10:30 Coffee Break
10:45 Ian Whittaker, Leidos, formerly Lochheed Martin - Digital Leader specialising in exploiting technology to deliver transformation - Ian did a review in 2015 around Health & Care Web Landscape as well as looking into the make up of the web in Local Authorities - his findings and feedback.
11:30 Vicky Sargent - SOCITM Better Connected - Socitm provides a widely respected forum for the promotion, use and development of ICT and digital best practice and is a significant provider of advice and guidance on ICT and digital transformation to local public services
Vicky will speak about the new Portal, Survey Tasks, Customer Journey, Accessibiliy and Scoring.
12:30 Lunch (Buffet will be served)
13:15 Breakout Session 1 - SOCITM Better Connected 2016, a general discussion around the latest results as well as addressing the new online format.
14:30 Coffee Break
14:45 Breakout Session 2 - TBC
16:30 Closing and Informal Drinks