Digital Government Conference 2017

Towards smarter public services

When


Starting at 9am



Where

Dublin
Croke Park

Microsoft, EY and Deloitte - sponsors of the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland.

Digital Government 2017

Digital disruption is becoming the norm – technology innovation can revolutionise what we can do. Organisations are moving more and more of their processes into the digital space, ranging from back office operations to customer engagement channels that are migrating increasingly online. Ireland’s public services are undergoing a digital evolution. This conference features a range of expert speakers who will talk about their digital transformation journey.

Major conference

Hear from expert speakers who will talk about their digital transformation journey

Focused sessions

Plenary session and focused workshops on Internet of Things and Mobile Working

Unrivalled networking opportunity

Senior government policy-makers and business leaders will attend

Speakers at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland.Speakers confirmed so far

Hear from high profile local & visiting speakers

Dr Mihai Bilauca - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Dr Mihai
Bilauca

Head of Digital Strategy

Limerick City and County Council

Dominic Byrne - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Dominic
Byrne

Head of IT

Fingal County Council

Ronan Byrne - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Ronan
Byrne

Chief Technology Officer

HEAnet

Michael Bunyan - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Michael
Bunyan

Chief Information Officer

Department of Social Protection

Eugene Farrell - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Eugene
Farrell

Head of Information Services

Health Service Executive

Ken Finnegan - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Ken
Finnegan

Chief Technology Officer

IDA Ireland

Darina Heavey - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Darina
Heavey

Strategy and Planning Directive

An Post

Yvonne Kiely - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Yvonne
Kiely

Director

EY

David Kelly - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

David
Kelly

Head of Customer Operations

Ervia

Dr Stephanie Keogh - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Dr Stephanie
Keogh

Data and Training Coordinator

NUI Maynooth

Jim Leahy - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Jim
Leahy

Office of the Government CIO

Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

Bill McCluggage - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Bill
McCluggage

Managing Director

Laganview Associates

Vicky Menzies - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Vicky
Menzies

Senior Manager

Deloitte

Joseph Nugent - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Joseph
Nugent

Chief Administrative Officer

An Garda Síochána

Frank O’Donnell - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Frank
O’Donnell

Public Sector Lead

Microsoft

Jens Krieger Røyen - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Jens Krieger
Røyen

Head of Division

Agency for Digitisation, Denmark

Paul Sweetman - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Paul
Sweetman

Director

Technology Ireland, Ibec

Robert Watt - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Robert
Watt

Secretary General

Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (DPER), Dublin

Paul Wickens - speaker at the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland

Paul
Wickens

Chief Executive

Enterprise Shared Services, Northern Ireland

Programme for the Digital Government Conference 2017, Dublin, Ireland.Conference Programme

Plenary and workshop sessions

08:30

Registration & morning coffee

09:00 - 11:00

Session 1


CHAIRMAN'S WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION
Paul Sweetman, Director,
Technology Ireland, Ibec


Towards smarter public services: Creating a digital government
Robert Watt, Secretary General
Department of Public Expenditure and Reform


Digital transformation through delivery
Frank O’Donnell, Public Sector Lead
Microsoft


Transforming digital service delivery in Northern Ireland
Paul Wickens, Chief Executive
NICS Enterprise Shared Services


Public Services Card and MyGovID: Improving access to public services
Michael Bunyan, Chief Information Officer
Department of Social Protection


Towards a digitised society: Digitising Denmark
Jens Krieger Røyen, Head of Division
Agency for Digitisation, Denmark


Questions & answers / Panel discussion

11.00

Morning coffee / Networking opportunity

11.30

Session 2





Digitising transformation in local governments for a smarter Limerick
Dr Mihai Bilauca, Head of Digital Services
Limerick City and County Council


Delivering better services through innovative solutions
Joseph Nugent, Chief Administrative Officer
An Garda Síochána


Embracing Customer Centricity in the Delivery of E-Government Services
Darina Heavey, Strategy and Planning
An Post


Shared services delivery to Ireland's education & research sector
Ronan Byrne, Chief Technology Officer
HEAnet


Questions & answers / Panel discussion

13:00

Networking lunch and exhibition viewing

14:00

Split Session

SESSION: INTERNET OF THINGS


Chair: Colm Devine, Head of Government Services
EY

Using IoT to provide better services
Ken Finnegan, Chief Technology Officer
IDA Ireland

Using IOT to build trust with your customer
Yvonne Kiely, Customer and Digital Lead
EY

Creating smarter cities with IoT
Dr Stephanie Keogh, Data and Training Coordinator
NUI Maynooth

Healthcare and the 'Internet of Things'
Eugene Farrell, Head of Information Services
Health Service Executive

SESSION: MOBILE WORKING


Chair: Bill McCluggage, Managing Director
Laganview Associates

The transformative effect of mobile working
David Kelly, Head of Customer Operations and Public Affairs
Ervia

A new world of work – the impact of mobile working and the connected employee
Vicky Menzies, Senior Manager
Deloitte

Building a cloud network for mobile working
Jim Leahy, Office of the Government CIO
Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

Mobile to improve the delivery of local government services
Dominic Byrne, Head of IT, Fingal County Council


15:45

Conference Close


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Why is this conference for you?

Who should attend?

This event will be of interest to senior managers and decision-makers working across Ireland’s public services. Not just for CIOs, it is also for those within organisations interacting with the public sector, both in policy-making and service delivery roles.

Key topics covered:

The future of digitising public services
Making government accessible
The next evolution of digital government
Data analytics for better decision making
The transformative effect of mobile working
Developing world class IT infrastructure
What Internet of Things means for public services
Best practice case studies in digital delivery from outside Ireland

Pricing and registration information for the 2017 Digital Government conference in Dublin, Ireland.Pricing & Registration

Numbers limited so reserve your place now!

Don’t miss the annual Digital Government Conference! Benefits of attending include:

Discuss the digital transformation of public services
Hear directly from those responsible for driving these programmes forward
Learn about innovative projects already being implemented
Network with other professionals across the public, private and voluntary sectors



Public sector delegate rate
€195 + VAT @ 23% = €239.85

Fee includes documentation, lunch and other refreshments served during the conference and is payable in advance.

Conference delegate rate
€295 + VAT @ 23% = €362.85

Fee includes documentation, lunch and other refreshments served during the conference and is payable in advance.




Opportunities

Exhibition Opportunities

There are a limited number of opportunities for interested organisations to become involved with this conference as exhibitors. This is an excellent way for organisations to raise their profile with a key audience of senior decision-makers from across Ireland’s public sector. This interactive, multi stream conference provides an excellent opportunity for making contacts and networking. For further information on how your organisation can benefit contact Laura O’Neill on 01 661 3755.

Networking Opportunities

The conference is structured in a way to provide a high level of interaction between speakers and delegates.

There will be plentiful opportunities for questions as well as discussion in each of the sessions. In the breaks and margins of the event there will also be ample scope for business development.

Exhibition layout for the 2017 Digital Government conference in Dublin, Ireland.





Location and Venue

Venue information for the 2017 Digital Government conference - Croke Park, Jones Rd, Drumcondra, Dublin 3, Ireland.
Venue

Croke Park
Jones Rd, Drumcondra, Dublin 3, Ireland

Directions

Croke Park is situated in the north Dublin neighbourhood of Drumcondra and is bordered by Jones's Road to the west, Clonliffe Road to the north, St. James Avenue to the east and the Royal Canal to the south.

Accommodation

Croke Park Conference Centre is located in the north Dublin neighbourhood of Drumcondra, around 20 minutes by car from Dublin airport. Accommodation nearby includes:

The Croke Park Hotel
Tel: +353 (0) 1 871 4444

Best Western Dublin Skylon Hotel, Upper Drumcondra Road, Dublin 9
Tel: +353 (0) 1 884 3900

Gresham Hotel Upper O’Connell Street
Tel: +353 (0) 1 874 6881

Best Western Academy Plaza off Upper O’Connell Street
Tel: +353 (0) 1 817 4141

Jurys Inn Parnell Street
Tel: +353 (0) 1 878 4900

Regency Airport Hotel, Whitehall, Dublin 9
Tel: +353 (0) 1 837 3544