At Wigan Council we believe that a connected borough is a better borough. Through the power of technology we are transforming the way our residents interact with services and how our staff work. This way of working is already having a huge impact on people’s lives, especially in adult social care where residents are able to lead more independent and fulfilling lives.

In partnership with:

Related Stories

building covered in plants
Artificial Intelligence, cities and climate change

November 2019

It’s clear that a lot of action to reduce emissions and climate change will play out in urban areas, where most people in the world live, and an even higher proportion of economic activity happens. Save the city, save the world. But it’s hard to […]

John Keegan DWP
The top three Webinars and DLTV from 2018

January 2019

Last year was once again a busy one for our Webinar programme and our Digital Leaders TV Show, hosted in 2018 by Kate Russell. I have selected below the top three for 2018 based on views in case you missed them. They include a webinar […]

Alison McKenzie-Folan
Council of the future… right here, right now

June 2018

1. A digital strategy that genuinely drives change Several years ago we embedded a new strategy, The Deal, to deliver a different relationship between the Council and our residents with digital at its heart. This had support from the very top of the organisation and […]

DLTV: Importance of culture in digital transformation
Watch DLTV: Importance of culture in digital transformation

February 2018

It is easy to assume that digital transformation is just about technology, however in practice, a successful digital transformation is often about changing the whole focus and culture of an organisation. It is often accompanied by people having to adopt new ways of working and embracing radical […]

DLWeek- Government Roundup

June 2017

Digital Leaders Week saw a lot of events discussing Government digital transformation. These events took place across the UK, including London, West Midlands, the North East, and North West. The events heard from a variety of Government departments and sectors, advising listeners on how to […]

DWP’s Mayank Prakash nominated for Digital Leader of the year award

May 2017

This post first appeared here on PublicTech.net here.  This year’s DL100 shortlist sees Defra’s fishing licence service competing with DWP’s Check Your State Pension and Scottish government’s CivTech initiatives for digital public service innovation of the year The Digital Leaders network has announced the finalists […]

Upcoming Events

No upcoming events

Past Events