Networked Councillors

Catherine at Councillor Camp: webcasting and the digital future of councillors

Over the weekend Catherine spoke at the FutureGov-organised Councillor Camp that brought together people interested in the future of elected local-authority members. Catherine wore several hats at the event, including chief executive of the largest provider of webcasting to local government and expert on how local government should be engaging in digital spaces. These two are ...

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Networked Councillor event: Cambridge 26th October

Update: this event, which was planned for the 26th of October has now been postponed. More details soon... Improvement East and Public-i will be holding a workshop event soon as part of the Networked Councillor project that we are running. It will be at Murray Edwards College (formerly New Hall) in Cambridge, between 1pm and 3.30pm on ...

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What is a networked councillor? We’re going to find out…

We're involved in an exciting project that is looking at how new technology can change the relationship local councillors have with the public. We know that the advent of social media in particular has allowed councillors to tap into online networks, changing the way some are communicating with residents. But what is the appropriate level of ...

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