The Digital Public Service team at the Improvement Service has won the Connect Innovate Award at Holyrood’s 2019 Connect ICT Awards.
The category is awarded to those who make the most innovative use of ICT in delivering public services. The Digital Public Services team at the IS have a portfolio of products and services which support councils and partners to deliver high-quality digital services. The team won the award despite tough competition from other nominees in the category.
The awards are Scotland’s only event which celebrates the excellence and achievements of ICT in the Scottish public sector.
The Awards ceremony took place in Edinburgh on the 6 June 2019.
The Improvement Service (IS) is the national improvement organisation for local government in Scotland.
Our purpose is to help councils and their partners to improve the health, quality of life and opportunities of all people in Scotland through community leadership, strong local governance and the delivery of high quality, efficient local services.
Through a series of principles, the IS works to promote improvement in local government and among its partners to support them improve outcomes and reduce the outcome gaps within populations and within areas.
The IS delivers a range of products and services that support CPPs to build their capacity to deliver the public service reform agenda.
The IS has a non-partisan role to support all elected members in Scotland.
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