LocalGovDigital Live! April 2024 report

We held our second LocalGovDigital Live! event yesterday, a discussion session covering the thorny topic of whether some kind of centralised support team for digital in local government might be useful – the so-called ‘Local GDS’. We were graced with…

A rendition of a room containing 8 people of various sexes and ethnicities dressed in casual clothing. They are working on building a piece of artificial intelligence. The room has large glass windows and outside a typical English town

LocalGov Digital AI

It’s fair to say there’s a lot of interest in artificial intelligence at the moment, driven first by the novelty and ease of use of services like OpenAI’s ChatGPT, and then the increasing integration of Microsoft’s Copilot with their other…

Join our steering group!

We are looking for enthusiastic local government digital people to join our steering group. You’ll help shape the future of the network, and get stuck into making things happen for and with our members. Closing date is Friday 15th March,…

A new website for LocalGovDigital!

OK, so we aren’t making a huge fuss about this, because this website isn’t exactly the most exciting development in the world of local government digital innovation. But it is an important one, and it’s something worth marking with a…