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iNetwork 10th Annual Winter Conference and Innovation Awards
The conference, on the 27 November at the Audacious Church, Manchester was a very interactive day focussing on the future of local public services and changes to whole systems required to meet the expectations of communities with tight budgets.
iNetwork members can access all of the presentations from the day via the library on: https://knowledgehub.local.gov.uk/group/inetworkformerlynwegg/activity
(N.B you must be logged into your Knowledge Hub account to access these presentations)
The full story of the day can be seen via STORIFY
The Annual Executive Dinner this year featured the inaugural Innovation Awards which, aligned with the core iNetwork communities, celebrated innovation and excellence in the ways public services are responding to public need and tightening budgets. iNetwork members were invited to nominate outstanding people, groups, initiatives and business, of which in total we received an outstanding 41 nominations from Local Authorities, Fire and Rescue and NHS services from across the North of England.
The award finalists were announced at iNetwork’s Innovation Awards Ceremony & Dinner on the 26 November in Manchester. For award winners, finalists and photo highlights of the evening see: Innovation Awards 2014
- What happened at December’s Connected Procurement Forum?
- Shaping demand and integrating services: Are you using what you know already?
- The 2015-18 local public services journey
- Rethinking Welfare Assistance in Cheshire West and Chester
- Design as a solution to public service challenges
iNetwork’s 2014-15 Activity Update
The 2014-15 Q1 news update has been published.
The document takes a look at iNetwork’s highlights from the first part of 2014 with a personal reflection from Steven Pleasant, Chief Executive, Tameside Council and Chair of iNetwork. The document provides a breakdown of activites, projects and events from each of the programmes within the network.
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