Axiell is the leading supplier of IT systems and services to public libraries and the global leader for collections management solutions. Axiell serves libraries, schools, archives, museums and authorities with technically advanced and innovative solutions developed in close cooperation with its customers. Axiell UK currently serves over 700 library and collections management customers.
Idox is a leading supplier of software, services and content to the public sector. As a trusted partner for over 30 years, we support our clients by delivering solutions that provide the right tools, at the right time, to enable better service delivery and business efficiency.
The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management is the association for wastes management professionals. It has been a partner in the pioneering Local Waste Service Standards Project which, with support from the Department of Communities and a group of councils has been piloting a method for local government to co-create digital assets and standards.
The Local CIO Council represents chief information officers working in local public services. It was originally set up at the request of the Cabinet Office and is managed by Socitm. It meets three times a year to agree and advocate policies on how information, technology and digital services can be deployed to deliver better value.
The Society of Chief Librarians advocates for continuous improvement of local public library services. In January 2016 the report it commissioned to plot a digital roadmap for the public libraries of England was published, with its recommendation that a £20m investment be made in a unified digital platform for English libraries.
Socitm is a society for IT practitioners in the public sector. It helps them network, provide consultancy, and produce research into how they can save money and innovate despite budget cuts and ultimately deliver effective digital technology and service.
Improvement and Efficiency West Midlands provides an extensive programme of support and capacity building for improvement and efficiency, and acts as a catalyst for collaborative working across all authorities and partnerships in the West Midlands
The Local Area Research and Intelligence Association (LARIA) is a professional body representing those who are improving lives and local areas through the use of local research, intelligence and policy. They have over 1,100 individual members in a range of organisations including local authorities, fire and rescue services, universities and health sectors
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