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Posts about events we host, cohost or participate in.

Participate in Services Week 2020

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A woman holding a phone while looking at posters for Services Week 2020. She looks at one poster saying ‘Check & contribute to the agenda’, which includes an internet address to the open agenda:

After a successful first edition in 2019, Services Week returns as a cross-government event series dedicated to end-to-end, user-focused services. Government organisations all across the country will be offering workshops, training, meet-ups and talks. This blog post tells you what to expect and how to participate.

What we’ve learned so far at our Sprint events and how to register for the next one

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An audience facing away from the camera, one person in the foreground holding up an ipad and taking a picture of the presenter, who is visible in the background but blurry

As we prepare for our Sprint 19 event in London in September, here are 4 things we’ve learned from the 4 Sprint events we’ve held so far this year. You will also find information about how to register for the London event.

Pitch it, vote it, host it: GDS unconference 2019

3 members of the unconference team planning in front of a wall covered with post-it notes

At GDS we regularly invite all of our staff to celebrate what we have achieved and what is coming up for us next. In this post, Louisa Mallon, Head of Internal Comms at GDS, talks about how we ran the 2019 GDS unconference, what we talked about and what we learned.