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Call for Evidence
How do you build a smart city?
Policy Exchange’s Digital Government unit is launching a major piece of research into the future of the UK’s smart cities with the aim of addressing the policy issues that will affect their shape, viability and success. We welcome thoughts, ideas and case-studies from individuals and organisations who wish to contribute to this important debate. Make a submission • Read more
Smaller, Better, Faster, Stronger
Remaking government for the digital age
This report shows how government could save as much as £70 billion by 2020 if it adopted plans to eliminate paper and digitise its activities, work smarter with fewer staff in Whitehall, shop around for the best procurement deals, and accelerate the use of data and analytics. Read report
The Shakespeare Review
Policy Exchange was delighted to host the launch of the Shakepeare Review of Public Sector Information, an independent review into how the public sector can open up and make better use of data. Stephan Shakespeare outlined the findings of his review, and presented a national data strategy to make the most of the amazing opportunities for economic growth we have through the use of open data.
Cyber Secure: Who will own and protect online intelligence in the future?
As part of our Next Big Thing series, Policy Exchange hosted this event looking at some of the sophisticated and fast-evolving techniques in online intelligence in the context of broader questions of cyber governance and security.