Space for Smarter Government Programme (SSGP) and the DCLG Local Digital Programme are hosting a Discovery Day on 13 March, which aims to accelerate the uptake of satellite-enabled services to make efficiencies and improve local services.
The event will:
The day will offer local government the opportunity to explore ways for local authorities to collaborate with peers and with the UK Space Agency and the Satellite Applications Catapult.
NOTE: This is a public sector event for senior managers in local government from areas such as Digital, Planning, Environment & Biodiversity, Transport, Emergency planning, ICT, Business Change / Transformation and Customer Services. Since the day is primarily for senior local authority representatives, there are very limited space industry places. It is vital we maintain a neutral position.
Click on the link to register: http://www.localdirect.gov.uk/event/making-efficiencies-using-satellites-its-not-rocket-science
SSGP will provide a shuttle bus from Didcot Parkway train station for attendees.