What the NHS can learn from global healthcare tech

Old-fashioned processes are inhibiting rapid innovation across the NHS. Here's how three other major healthcare systems around the world are approaching advances in technology

Exploring the pros and cons of online activism

Technology is enabling more direct open feedback with government and is poised to increase political engagement nationwide, but people have some major reservations...

Why police need the skills to counter cybercrime

With cybercrime a growing problem, large-scale investment in developing police skills and attracting cyber-aware officers is vital

Collaboration crucial for the future of the UK public sector

‘By working together we can solve the pressing challenges facing our public servants as they work in communities throughout the UK’

Public-private tensions in smart city collaboration

Private startups can help governments alleviate the pressures of urbanisation and improve the quality of city life, but partnerships between the two sectors are not always straightforward

How public sector procurement can have social value

With public sector organisations becoming increasingly aware that their procurement decisions have an impact on local communities, some are rethinking how they award contracts

Should private finance stop investing in infrastructure?

bird's eye view of Heathrow runway with planes on it

Concern over investing in regulated sectors is damaging UK infrastructure, but private finance is essential to meet future needs

How spatial analysis is changing our cities

Digitisation is revolutionising the way infrastructure is built and maintained, giving organisations the ability to track a dazzling variety of datasets to better inform decisions