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#techUKPS2030 2016

With keynotes from Mayank Prakash, Stephen Foreshew-Cain and Martha Lane Fox, the 2016 event saw over 200 delegates debate the disruptive technologies that can support the Prime Minister’s vision for delivering a Smarter State. Over half of the registered delegates were civil servants, including officials from Central Government, Local Government, DWP, DEFRA, F&CO, DoT, Home Office, GDS and Cabinet Office to name a few.


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Speaker highlights:

Breakout session blogs from the day:


Social Media Impact:

#techUKPS2030 was trending in the UK through Tuesday 10th May between 11am and 12.30pm. There were over 1,200 posts through the day with a reach of over 1.5million and over 5 million impressions. 

Twitter highlights from our 2016 Public Services 2030 Conference



  • Andrena Logue, Research Director, Kable
  • Andy Start, President, Inmarsat Global Government
  • Anna King, Commercial Director, Health Innovation Network
  • Clive Gladwin, Consultant, Symantec
  • Dominic Campbell, Digital Government Entrepreneur, Future Gov
  • Eileen Burbidge, Partner, Passion Capital
  • Emily Gravestock, Head of Applications, UK Space Agency
  • Dr Farhana Amin, Programme Manager, Defra
  • Gordon Morrison, Director Government Relations, Intel Security UK
  • Iain Patterson, CEO of Common Technology Services, Government Digital Service
  • Jacqueline de Rojas, techUK President, Area Vice President, Northern Europe, Citrix
  • Jane Cannon MBE, Director of Security Industry Engagement, Home Office
  • Jen Hyatt, Founder, Big White Wall
  • Jorge Armanet, CEO and Co-Founder, HealthUnlocked
  • Julian David, CEO, techUK
  • Kate Russell, Tech Correspondent, BBC Click
  • Mark Cridge, Chief Executive, mySociety
  • Mark Hughes, CEO, BT Security
  • Mayank Prakash, Director General - Digital Technology, Data and Security, Department for Work and Pensions
  • Michael Lawrence, Business Development Director, Deimos Space UK Ltd
  • Naureen Khan, Associate Director - Public Sector, Central and Local Government, techUK
  • Paul Brewer, Director - Digital & Resources, Adur and Worthing Council
  • Richard Thompson, LLB – CEO, Facewatch
  • Robin Tombs, Founder, Yoti
  • Samantha Sanderson, Director, LockCode Limited
  • Stephen Foreshew-Cain, Executive Director, Government Digital Service
  • Dr Yoge Patel, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Blue Bear Systems Research


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