Be part of the next Top Talent training cohort in Essex on 24 and 25 June

Free digital transformation training programme for local government

You are invited to take part

Please join Socitm for an exclusive training opportunity in February and March 2023, in collaboration with the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Institute and DLUHC.

The Executive Education Programme in Digital Transformation for UK Local Government is designed to equip senior local government officers with the confidence and expertise to lead the successful digital transformation of public services.

First run in March 2022 with 98 attendees from 70 local authorities, the programme has so far received a 4.4/5 customer satisfaction score (CSAT).

About the programme

This three-day online programme, offered at no cost, will consist of live interactive Q&A sessions and workshops, as well as access to hours of online learning videos.

We’ll hear from recognised academic, industry, and public service leaders, from both within government and further afield, including:

  • Helen Braithwaite, Head of Engagement, Local Digital, DLUHC
  • Geoff Connell, Director of IMT & Chief Digital Officer, Norfolk County Council
  • Nadira Hussain, Chief Executive, Socitm
  • Liam Maxwell, Director of Government Transformation, AWS
  • Jon McGinty, Managing Director, Gloucester City Council
  • Alison McKenzie-Folan, Chief Executive of Wigan Council
  • Matt Prosser, President, SOLACE
  • Mark Thompson, Professor of Digital Economy in INDEX, University of Exeter


The programme will take place on:

● Wednesday 8 February 2023
● Wednesday 22 February 2023
● Wednesday 8 March 2023

Register to save your free place on the programme by 21 January 2023.