Public Sector as a Major Driver of 5G Services: A problem led approach to procuring innovation

25 June @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm, North Gallery Room 14 - Excel London, London E16 1XL

5G is a transformational technology and the first mobile technology generation that goes beyond the telecommunication sector which will support, by design, connectivity between organisations, objects as well as people. As a unique enabler of innovation, 5G has the potential to positively affect all areas of our economic activities.

Join this roundtable to discuss the opportunities, challenges and potential of 5G brings to the public sector.

As a public sector organisation, once you’re connected what can you expect?

During the roundtable, hosted by Digital Leaders’ CEO Robin Knowles, we participants will have an opportunity to discuss:

  • Data lab – doing innovative work with data platforms
  • Working with SMEs
  • Updates from public sector pilots
  • Collaboration across Cities. What does the cities market look like?
  • Perception of innovative capacity in the public sector (local authorities) and ways to combat this without a ‘smart city’ programme.
  • Working also in sectors like IT and Health, tourism – developing public sector applications.
  • Data corridor and working with applications giving examples of feeding into local transformation agendas. And a few examples of data-driven changing behaviour.
  • How does innovative tech find their way into organisations?
  • Emerging ideas from government to feed into Development of the technology and collaboration on the end result and end service.
  • The Challenge of Procurement of Innovation
  • Opportunities for engaging with several SMEs and Start-ups. Where are these? Best practice to achieve this?
  • Developing applications and how to work with innovators through process
  • Supporting SME growth and helping them to sell into aggregated groups. The volume sale.

This roundtable is part of the Public Procurement Solutions Expo and is an invitation-only event.

Places at the event are limited, so please request a ticket by using the form provided. Please note that application for a ticket does not guarantee a place.

Public Procurement Solutions Expo complimentary visitor passes are only available to those working for a public sector organisation, or an organisation currently running/delivering live contracts on behalf of the public sector.