Building awareness among public sector leaders of the transformative effect of digital technology.
The Digital Champions programme began in 2013 and is a key action of the Digital Strategy. More than 270 public sector leaders have completed the Digital Champions programme, which has a key role to play in driving the pace of change across the public sector.
The Digital Champions programme aims to build awareness among public sector leaders of the transformative effect of digital technology. It also aims to give them increased knowledge and confidence to promote the digital agenda in their organisations.
The programme is open to Chief Executives, Directors and Digital leads across public sector organisations. It runs for 6, over the course of 5 months. Two separate groups will run at the same time.
By taking part in the Digital Champions programme, public sector leaders will:
While the Digital Champions programme directly helps the public sector leaders taking part, this also results in benefits for their organisation.
Maryanne McGoldrick, Digital Talent Partner
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