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The impact of congestion charges

KTH Royal Institute of Technology’s Ida Kristoffersson assesses the impact of the introduction of Sweden’s second congestion charge system in Gothenburg. Sweden has congestion charging systems operating in two of its largest...

Economic revival in the heart of Europe

Following a long spell of harsh economic conditions, Ireland is growing again. Active in the country for around a decade, Egis has continued to lay the foundations for its achievements, primarily resulting...

Next generation digital strategy

Chief Digital Advisor to the Government, Stephen Brennan talks to Owen McQuade about how Irish citizens and SMEs are entering a new digital world that is transforming their lives and businesses and...

Health for the citizen

Speaking at the recent Digital Government Conference, Health Service Executive CIO Richard Corbridge outlines the current direction of eHealth in Ireland.   Speaking 18 months into his role as Chief Information Officer...

Changing behaviour to reduce emissions

Trinity College Dublin’s Brian Caulfield explains the rationale behind Greening Transport’s desire to examine the relationship between public perception and transport emissions.   Greening Transport’s primary objective is to merge the technical...

The power of effective data

NESTA’s Eddie Copeland discusses the need for local government to embrace the digital revolution and make better use of data services.   With estimates predicting that projected incomes for local authorities in...

Delivering rural broadband

An overview of the strategy that aims to deliver high-quality broadband infrastructure to Ireland’s rural areas.   The National Broadband Plan (NBP) has set aside €275 million for network build-out. Currently commercial...

Digital transformation

Scottish Government’s Head of Digital Public Services, Colin Cook discusses Scotland’s digital transformation.   Scotland has a devolved administration and thanks to a promise made in the run up to the Scottish...

Empowering housing communities

Digital Unite’s Managing Director, Kathy Valdes, explains the importance of ensuring social housing tenants are supported during any housing association’s digital transformation.   The social housing sector is in a period of...