Recently, I spoke on the panel at the PSE event – Digital Transformation: Using data to drive efficiencies. I was joined by Richard Walker, Partner for Data and Insights at Agilisys, Ritchie Somerville, Head of Strategy at the Data-Driven Innovation Initiative at The University of Edinburgh, and Bill South, Head of SRS Data & Governance […]
Creating a 360-customer view has given Pets at Home the solid data foundation needed to use analytics and artificial intelligence to inform more customer-focused decision-making. In our data fuelled world, Pets at Home have bold ambitions to more intelligently use data their customers share with them to create a better customer experience and make more […]
Infoshare’s Pamela Cook joins the list of the most influential people in Data
I attended Digital Leaders’ Public Sector Innovation Conference this week and it was fascinating to hear how the public sector is embracing digital innovation – in particular, AI and machine learning – to continually improve the services they provide for citizens. With a focus on citizen experience and a goal of delivering the right services […]
I attended TechUK’s Digital Ethics Summit this week and there were some amazing talks and discussion points. There were themes that emerged during the day that I believe will become hot topics over the next 12 months. Here I take a dive into three key takeaways.
Richard Onslow provides a commentary on GDPR compliance following his attendance at the GDPR panel discussion at BigDataLDN.
The Electoral Commission has publicly advocated the importance of data sharing amongst government departments by calling on ministers to address the 9.4 million people losing their vote due to incorrect contact details. People have a variety of touch points throughout their lives with government services; from applying for national insurance cards; to registering with their […]
The Minerva framework agreement is estimated to be worth £30m and it is designed to support of 23 Police forces using their ‘NicheRMS’ primary records management system. The objective is for each NicheRMS force to get support and access to the best technology available, via this framework. Police ICT issued a tender for Minerva Consultancy […]
DataIQ is a membership based business with a mission of advancing the profession of data and analytics. They have been following the careers of chief data officers, chief analytics officers, data scientists, data governance experts and the leaders of key vendors and service providers and have put together a highly regarded ‘power list’ of the […]
By Pamela Cook The Annual Police ICT User Survey has highlighted the unacceptable lack of system integration in the police, with roughly half of respondents saying that as a result, they cannot trust the data they rely upon. 82% of the nearly 4,000 officers from 48 forces felt their forces systems were not well integrated, […]