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EU launches challenge to help 15 cities succeed in digital transformation
By Matteo Natalucci
Digital Cities Challenge participating cities will have access to policy advisory and resources to transform their cities through digitalisation and industrial modernisation
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Home Office appoints IBM's Joanna Davinson as CDDTO
By David Bicknell
Davinson currently leads IBM's cognitive consulting, process consulting and business process outsourcing businesses in Europe; choice mirrors HMRC’s appointment of Jacky Wright from Microsoft; Davinson starts role on November 20
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Government plans reform to boost UK’s digital infrastructure
By Matteo Natalucci
Changes to the UK’s Electronic Communications Code expected to speed up the rollout of mobile and broadband services in areas with poor mobile coverage
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DWP to scrap Universal Credit helpline charges
By Matteo Natalucci
Customer telephone for the benefit lines will become freephone in November
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BEIS hunts for a new Chief Digital and Information Officer
By Matteo Natalucci
£125k role will be responsible for driving the digital transformation across BEIS to improve commercial innovation and effective delivery  
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Government invests £6m in Open Data Institute to boost data innovation
By Matteo Natalucci
The three-year programme aims to enhance UK’s data innovation and data-enabled public services solutions
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Home Office expects to provide ESN update at the end of the year
By David Bicknell
Department indicates ESN update will follow in a couple of months’ time, with new timeline still likely, though not specifically promised
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Government beefs up 5G development
By Matteo Natalucci
New test locations are being sought all across the UK to support the future rollout of 5G technology
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Cabinet Office looks for managed service for National Fraud Initiative
By David Bicknell
£4m contract for “complex project” will require development of enhanced data matching and data analytics techniques and overcoming specific data related problems
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AI review wants ‘data trusts’ to ensure data exchanges are ‘secure and mutually beneficial’
By David Bicknell
Recommendations include making Alan Turing Institute the national institute for AI and data science, and Institute and ICO developing framework to improve AI transparency
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UK and Canada to cooperate on digital government
By Matteo Natalucci
The UK and Canadian Governments have signed a Memorandum of Understanding outlining each nation’s ambitions for digital government
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Defence Equipment & Support seeks IT Operations Director
By Matteo Natalucci
£95k role will be responsible for supporting the CIO on setting up and running IM&T governance
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New HMRC CDIO Jacky Wright leads finance director hunt
By David Bicknell
Department to appoint new £130K finance role for CDIO function charged with ensuring HMRC extracts maximum value from its IT spend
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Homes and Communities Agency suffers ‘limited’ information security policy breach
By Matteo Natalucci
HCA said it has notified the Information Commissioner, which is expected to investigate the breach
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Bradley wants to make Britain the safest place in the world to be online
By Matteo Natalucci
DCMS’s new proposals aims to tackle growing online dangers, while continuing to embrace the benefits and opportunities the Internet has brought for British citizens
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