Back in January, the Australian government said it would be setting up a new Digital Transformation Office. That was great news. We were happy to welcome Australia to our international community of governments
Blogposts about who we are and how we work.
Jamie Arnold has been part of GDS since the very beginning, working on the early stages of GOV.UK and many other projects since.
Last week we welcomed visitors from the US Digital Service and 18F over here for the best part of a week to swap stories, experiences, and mistakes.
Government technology boring? Not from where I’m standing.
Two friends of GDS have written great blog posts in the last week. So great, we thought we'd mention them here, so you can read them too.
The pre-election period (PEP) is over, and we can talk publicly about our work once more.
You may have noticed we've been blogging more than usual over the past week. We've had a lot to tell you, and we needed to do this before this Parliament ends on 30 March.
Yesterday we hosted our first GOV.UK Conference; a chance for all departments and agencies that now provide their information and services on GOV.UK to catch up, share ideas, and work together on our future plans.
As well as this blog, GDS has 14 other blogs about particular specialisms or programmes of work. Here are some stand-out posts from recent weeks.
Last week, we held an event: Sprint 15. It marked the culmination of the two-year transformation project that began with Sprint 13, when we made our plan clear: there were 400 days to transform government.