TechForce19: 18 solutions announced to support the vulnerable or isolating

By | 2020-04-24T12:16:19+00:00 April 24th, 2020|

NHSX and MHCLG have announced 18 digital solutions that have been awarded funding under the TechForce19 challenge. TechForce19 has awarded up to £25,000 each to innovation that offers a digital way to support vulnerable people who need to stay at home or need other help in the community for extended periods of time. The response [...]

10 startups working to reduce humanity’s impact on the planet

By | 2020-04-22T16:39:15+00:00 April 22nd, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Startups - with their technologies often conceived as a solution to a particular problem - are uniquely placed to provide answers to particular environmental issues. To mark Earth Day, we’ve taken a look at some key environmental pinch points and a few of the most promising tech solutions to each.

Year in review: Five ways PUBLIC took GovTech to the next level in 2019

By | 2019-12-20T15:38:39+00:00 December 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

In 2019, GovTech hit the European mainstream: investors (public and private) finally started to throw their weight behind the concept that tech startups are the future of public services; digital transformation became the name of the game for a number of key players across the continent for whom the potential for innovation among private tech [...]

Embracing a Digital Future – Interview with David Cameron

By | 2019-11-12T10:25:11+00:00 November 12th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Ahead of the GovTech Summit, Co-founder of PUBLIC, Alexandre de Carvalho interviews Former UK Prime Minister, David Cameron about designing innovation policies and digitalising the UK government.

Five Ways to Network at The GovTech Summit

By | 2019-11-08T11:51:42+00:00 November 8th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

With just one week to go until the day of the Summit, here are five ways to make the most of the networking opportunities on offer, and how to connect with some of the most interesting people in the GovTech realm.

Open Collaboration in Europe – Interview with Rafael Laguna de la Vera

By | 2019-11-06T17:13:08+00:00 November 6th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Ahead of the GovTech Summit, Lars Zimmermann, MD at PUBLIC Germany interviews Rafael Laguna de la Vera, CEO at Open-Xchange about the potential of GovTech and Open Source Software for Europe.