Conversations with founders: How to build a GovTech startup

By | 2020-02-19T13:10:23+00:00 February 19th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As part of our research for PUBLIC’s upcoming report on the background of GovTech founders we interviewed 8 startup founders to explore some of the challenges and successes encountered when building a GovTech startup.

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 [...]

PUBLIC 2019: Year In Review

By | 2019-12-19T11:53:56+00:00 December 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

2019 has been a huge year for PUBLIC. From launching the first ever pan-European GovTech program and taking on 14 new companies, to moving into PUBLIC Hall and doubling our team across four offices - here are some of our top achievements from this year. JANUARY GovStart company Patchwork is nominated for the 2019 HSJ [...]

A representative body of online safety innovators and stakeholders emerges

By | 2019-12-17T15:12:28+00:00 December 11th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

On Friday 29 November 2019, Cyan Forensics and PUBLIC invited a range of innovators and other stakeholders from the online safety community to meet in Westminster. The group gathered to discuss the challenges and opportunities in front of them.

Interview with Pitch GovTech 19 Winner: Cyan Forensics

By | 2019-11-27T16:39:45+00:00 November 27th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Following the GovTech Summit, we spoke to Pitch Competition winner and CEO Ian Stevenson about GovTech startup Cyan Forensics, pitch advice and their plans to take on the world of online safety.

GovStart: Trailblazing the European GovTech ecosystem

By | 2019-08-07T13:31:43+00:00 August 7th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today PUBLIC launches the third round of GovStart - our trailblazing accelerator focused on startups that want to transform public services.