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Transform Stage 2024

This new addition to Innovation 2024 allowed you to learn from public and private sector experts to learn of the most innovative solutions to government issues.

Wednesday 20 March

All times quoted are Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

09:00–09:30

Main conference event content and exhibition will be taking place. Please do see our main-stage agenda here.

09:30–10:30

UK government showcase: Skills and confidence

Delivering great services, AI enables transformation, system reform and joined up data, all require expertise and a mindset in our teams.  Furthermore we need our entire workforce to have confidence and skills to fully embrace digital opportunities.  This session will focus on examples of HMG is preparing our people to maximise the potential of digital and data. 

Speakers:

Hermionie Blake, Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, United Kingdom
Tina Churcher, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency, United Kingdom
Barbra Webber, Central Digital and Data Office, United Kingdom
Aesha Zafar, Department for Work and Pensions, United Kingdom

Moderator:

Martin Bowyer, Central Digital and Data Office, United Kingdom

11:00-12:00

UK government showcase: Joining up across digital and data

This session will bring together digital and data experts to share case studies and best practice in how collaboration happens across the full systems to deliver better services for users.

Speakers: 

Liam Wilkinson, i.Ai, Cabinet Office and 10 Downing Street, United Kingdom

Moderator:

Andy Hampton, Central Digital and Data Office, United Kingdom

13:00-14:30

UK government showcase: AI Pioneers in Government

With governments across the world actively exploring the vast potential of AI to improve public services, sharing early success as well as challenges is paramount. Bringing together a range of experts, this session will delve into the learnings of departments who are actively testing and deploying AI to benefit citizen outcomes.

Speakers:

Odette McHenry, Home Office, United Kingdom
Anna Kwiatkowska, HM Revenue and Customs, United Kingdom
Daniel James, Central Digital and Data Office, United Kingdom

Moderator:

Thomas Beautyman, Central Digital and Data Office, United Kingdom

15:00-16:00

UK government showcase: Digital and Data Strategy – Preparing for post-2025

Transforming for a digital future: government’s 2022 to 25 roadmap for digital and data will be coming to an end in 2025. This session will reflect on the successes and challenges of the current roadmap as well as explore what is next for digital and data within government through an interactive session led by CDDO.

Speakers:

Natasha Taiwo-Edomi, Central Digital and Data Office, United Kingdom
Alice Coombes Huntley, Central Digital and Data Office, United Kingdom
Will Joss, Central Digital and Data Office, United Kingdom

16:00-16:35

Main conference event content and exhibition will be taking place. Please do see our main-stage agenda here.