Public Service Conferences and Summits

Global Government Finance Summit

5 & 6 June 2024 – Dublin, Ireland

The Global Government Finance Summit is a unique event that each year brings together Permanent Secretary-level civil servants from finance ministries around the world. Delegates discuss their domestic financial and regulatory challenges; issues facing governments around the globe. Exploring potential solutions, senior level participants take advantage of this confidential and informal space to share their experiences, concerns and opportunities.

Learn more here – https://ggfs.globalgovernmentforum.com/

Public Service Data Live

19 September 2024 – London, UK

Many governments have identified improved use of data as key to better public services. Innovations include a presumption in favour of openness, a requirement to share data across departments, data inventories to ensure government knows what data exists, where it is stored, and how it can be accessed, and increased use of data visualisation to help ministers and officials understand in real time the latest evidence underpinning decisions.

Hosted by Simon Case, Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service, Public Service Data Live brings together UK civil servants to share insight and to provide practical advice and skills to improve how data is used across government – and the wider public sector.

Learn more here – https://publicservicedata.live/

AccelerateGOV

21 October 2024 – Ottawa, Canada

AccelerateGOV is an international, interdisciplinary conference on digitalization and transformation, serving all those public service leaders with an interest in digital agendas and programs

Hosted by the Government of Canada and featuring speakers from the Digital Summit – an annual gathering of national digital leaders – the event will provide insights, ideas and explanations for leaders in fields including policy, HR, finance, legal, commercial, research and operational delivery, alongside the core audience of digital and data specialists.

Learn more here – https://digital.globalgovernmentforum.com/acclerategov/

Digital Summit

21 & 22 October 2024 – Ottawa, Canada

The Digital Summit brings together national and departmental digital chiefs from across the globe for open, informal discussion of the opportunities and challenges around public sector digital transformation.

Organised by Global Government Forum, and hosted by the Government of Canada, the Digital Summit will blend presentations delivered by participants and Knowledge Partners with informal round table discussions. The event allows delegates to speak openly and honestly about their successes, the challenges, and what they have learned along the way.

Learn more here – https://digital.globalgovernmentforum.com/

Caribbean Digital Summit

Autumn 2024

Focusing on the Caribbean, this regional Summit brings together leaders of digital, data and ICT for open, informal discussion of the opportunities and challenges around public sector digital transformation.

The Caribbean Digital Summit will blend presentations delivered by participants and Knowledge Partners with informal round table discussions. The event allows delegates to speak openly and honestly about their successes, the challenges, and what they have learned along the way.

Learn more – https://digital.globalgovernmentforum.com/caribbeandigitalsummit/

Global Government Leaders’ Forum

21 January 2025 – Singapore

Around the globe, civil service leaders recognise that leadership styles must change. The Leaders’ Forum is a day-long conference that seeks to explore the challenges and barriers of transformation and change in the public service.

Bringing civil service leaders from around the world to Singapore to take part in debate on organisational change, policymaking and service delivery, the Leaders’ Forum is a free conference for civil service leaders in the Asia pacific region.

Learn more – https://gglf.globalgovernmentforum.com/

Register here – https://gglf.globalgovernmentforum.com/attend/

Global Government Summit

21 & 22 January 2025 – Singapore

Hosted by the Singapore Government, the Global Government Summit is a unique annual event where the world’s most senior public servants explore the challenges faced by civil services around the world.

Sessions are held in a round table format under the Chatham House Rule, fostering frank and open dialogue on participants’ views, experiences, successes and failures – and focusing on practical, transferable solutions.

Learn more here – https://ggs.globalgovernmentforum.com/

Innovation

25 & 26 March 2025 – London, UK

Innovation is a unique conference that brings together government leaders from across the globe responsible for the transformation and acceleration of their public sector organizations and services.

Co-hosted by the UK Government, UK Civil Service and the Cabinet Office, Innovation 2023 will help civil servants from a range of key professions and functions, and from countries around the world, to promote and develop new approaches to policymaking and service delivery.

Learn more here – https://innovation.globalgovernmentforum.com/

GovernmentDX

June 2025 – Washington, D.C., United States of America

GovernmentDX is a unique conference that brings together global technology leaders to share insight and intelligence on how technology can be used to drive innovation and deliver high-quality public services for customers.

GovernmentDX will bring together senior leaders from across the US federal government and from around the world across two days to share solutions to these challenges. It will provide insight on how the White House’s Delivering a Digital-First Public Experience policy guidance can be implemented through adopting new technologies and setting standards to deliver online tools and experiences that meet today’s expectations.

Learn more here – https://governmentdx.com/

Global Government Fintech Lab

2025

The Global Government Fintech Lab brings the world of global government fintech together to share expertise and experience in how governments worldwide are exploring fintech.

A full day conference, exhibition and Fintech showcase, the Lab provides an unrivalled platform for officials and fintech leaders to meet, share experience, and learn, in a spirit of innovation and experimentation.

Learn more here – https://www.globalgovernmentfintech.com/lab/

Register here – https://www.globalgovernmentfintech.com/lab/register/