Abstracts: November 13th, 2006

This programme is now available to view on egovtv.tv, the online television channel for public service modernisation. It provides a senior management guide to The Cabinet Office’s Transformational Government Strategy and the opportunities it presents for local authorities and public services to achieve a step change in service quality, efficiency and cost savings.The programme explains the Strategy and the means of implementation. There is an interview with John Suffolk, HM Government CIO. Expert panels provide advice and experience of leading practitioners – local authority chief executives, IT heads and policy leaders. Case studies demonstrate the different components of the Transformational Government Strategy and the benefits that it is delivering.

The programme is available at: http://www.egovtv.tv/programmes/Transformational%20Government%20for%20Local%20Authorities

GovTV (www.eGovTV.tv) is a dedicated web-cast television channel for governors of public bodies, council members and senior executives across all public sector organisations and is available free to an unlimited audience at anytime, at any location via the internet.