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What has Government Digital Service (GDS) got to offer you

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The Government Digital Service (GDS) helps UK government work better for everyone by leading the digital transformation of public services.

Lisa Jeffrey, GDS Relationship Manager for the North and Midlands will be hosting a discovery session about the work of the service. This session is on the CS Local theme of functions and professions. This interactive presentation will also provide an opportunity to share your feedback about how Lisa can best support you and your work in the future.

It will also give those attending a raised awareness about the various different services provided by GDS including the offer from the Scottish Digital Academy which was set up in collaboration with GDS Academy, giving you an opportunity to gain an insight into government priorities.

The Scottish digital academy's focus is making sure that Scottish public sector organisations have a coherent learning and development programme to:

  • develop and grow our in-house capability to build effective digital services
  • transform how government delivers services that meet users’ needs

We want to equip our people with digital skills, so they can fill key roles in our projects and programmes.

We hope you can join us.

Where - Scottish Prosecution College, Legal House, 101 Ballater Street, Glasgow, G5 9DW

When - 12 November 2019

Time - 14.00 to 16.00

Book your place here with Eventbrite

This event can count towards your 5-a-year learning and development days. You will need to seek authorisation from your line manager prior to registering your interest and in order to attend.  Any travel and subsistence expenses must be met by your home department. Please note that refreshments will be provided by our host.

We aim to make our events accessible to all, if you have any accessibility needs please do let me know prior to the event

Directions from Glasgow Central Station

There is paid parking available at the Glasgow Central Mosque, 1 Mosque Avenue, Glasgow G5 9TA, and The Co-op car park, 190 Crown Street, Gorbals, Glasgow G5 9ZR.

In the meantime if you want to know more about the GDS please click on the links below which will take you to the relevant GDS web, blog and twitter pages.

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  1. Comment by Louisa Radice posted on

    Are there any plans for a similar event in the West Midlands?