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Session 3: Digital leadership streams – Data & AI; connectivity & digital infrastructure; service design and delivery
Lammermuir
1:35 PM - 2:45 PM

Scotland is fortunate to have some of the best data, and world leading expertise. With the AI Strategy for Scotland, and a dedicated Data Delivery Group, our vision is to use Scotland’s data to its full potential by driving innovation, improving public services and unlocking economic value – saving time, money and lives. Read more.
 

Lennox
1:35 PM - 2:45 PM

Connectivity has served as a crucial lifeline during lockdown, helping to keep people working, supporting public services and keeping the economy moving. As Scotland aims to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic, it is going to be even more important to invest in digital infrastructure, helping to transform public services and rebuilding the economy. Read more.
 

Moffat
1:35 PM - 2:45 PM

In a digital world and evolving environment, the demands on public services are changing, so too is the way in which organisations approach service design and delivery. The Scottish Approach to Service Design (SAtSD) aims to introduce new ways of working, using technology as an enabler to transform and improve outcomes. Read more.
 

2:45 PM - 3:05 PM
Session 4: Digital leadership streams – Smart cities; cloud first; security and resilience
Lammermuir
3:05 PM - 4:05 PM

The Smart City model advocates the use of digital technologies to provide better services, empower and improve the health and well-being of citizens. The country’s seven cities: Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Perth and Stirling – have made considerable progress in adopting smart technologies, embracing innovation to establish new forms of collaboration across the public, private, further and higher education sectors. Read more.
 

Lennox
3:05 PM - 4:05 PM

Disruption from Covid-19 has changed the behaviour of government organisations, businesses and consumers across Scotland. As the public sector adopts a ‘Cloud First’ approach, how do we overcome challenges, ensure a smooth transition, and achieve better outcomes. Read more.
 

Moffat
3:05 PM - 4:05 PM

The acceleration of data-led and digital services offers incredible potential and opportunity across Scotland. However, with growing levels of cyber threats and vulnerabilities, ensuring Scotland is a cyber-resilient nation has never been more important. Read more.
 

4:05 PM

Drinks reception and networking

Session 2 – Knowledge exchange masterclasses

Stream 1: 11:35 - 12:05

10 minute transition time: 12:05 - 12:15

Stream 2: 12:15 - 12:45

Lunch & Networking: 12:45 - 13:35