Speaking at GeoPlace’s annual conference on Thursday 11th May 2017, Eddie Copeland, Director of Government Innovation at NESTA hailed the potential of connected data to provide more targeted and effective services.
The May 2017 Edition of the NSG is now available to download.
GeoPlace has announced the winners of the 2017 Exemplar Awards which were presented at the 12th annual GeoPlace conference and exhibition at Leeds United Football Club on 11th May 2017. The Exemplar Award is awarded to a council for the best example or demonstration of local address and/or street datasets providing quantifiable benefits.
The Royal Borough of Greenwich has been presented with the Award for ‘Data Quality & Improvement' in recognition of the management of its street information database. The award was presented at the GeoPlace annual conference and presentation of the Exemplar Awards 2017. The Awards celebrate excellence in service delivery that have been enabled through local government address and street information.
Mole Valley District Council has been presented with the Award for ‘Data Quality & Improvement' in recognition of the management of its address information database. The Award was presented at the GeoPlace annual conference and presentation of the Exemplar Awards 2017. The Awards celebrated excellence in service delivery that have been enabled through local government address and street information.
Knowing the characteristics of the entire population is key for the development of public policy. The decennial census provides a snap-shot of all people and households in a particular area and has a direct bearing on the government support that councils receive to fund public services.
We are delighted to announce that today we are launching a new part of our website offering significant upgrades to our online services.
UKAuthority's Local Digital Transformation events, hosted in association with Microsoft, provided an opportunity to hear from local authorities and technology experts on the digital transformation trail, through presentations, live demonstrations and technology showcases in London and Manchester.