Rise of the Platforms: Implications for Government Digital Strategy
Tuesday 1st August
11:30 - 11:50am
During this session Scott Shaw (Head of Technology at ThoughtWorks) will explore the fundamental IT concepts and principles of platform thinking. Governments, just like private-sector enterprises, are embracing the digital tidal wave. Ahead of them is rapid change and disruption, creating the need to experiment, and make decisions quickly. However, governments are burdened by legacy IT assets and processes, accrued through years of past investments. A new IT paradigm is emerging, inspired by successful digital innovators transforming into multi-faceted platforms for execution. Join us to find out the skills needed to be in the best place to support government transformation.