Open government; resilient state: Innovating for government in NSW If you work for government – or with Discussion will include: government – whether federal, state or local, this one-day forum is for you. Cultural changeGovCampNSW will draw on the leading to openspirit of GovCamp eventsacross the world in the United What’s a “GovCamp”? government.Kingdom, Germany, the United A barcamp “unconference” is simply a spaceStates, Canada, Singaporeand elsewhere—as well as the to open up the public sphere conversation - to Social technologiesrecent GovCamp Canberra in create a comfortable place where newSeptember 2011. and service delivery. thinking becomes possible and enables new outcomes. There are no long presentations Policy 2.0: Why do and the topics are yours - you get to create the agenda. apps have all theAust Technology Park fun?NICTA Lab, Level 4, “New thinking - innovation - happens13 Garden St, Eveleigh in the space between us all, as well as9.30-4pm Saturday, between how we work now and how19 November 2011 wed like to work.” (NSW public sector leader) So this GovCamp is about how governmentFREE of charge. works, as well as how it works for citizens. Its Gov 2.0 and public innovation:Lunch & refreshments about the pressures of needing to do better International guest Dominicprovided courtesy of government with less; about meeting growing Campbell, founder FutureGov, will share learnings from the UKPartners & Supporters public needs and expectations within an and United States. increasingly transparent and stretched publicGovCampNSW organising space. Who is GovCamp for?partners and supporters Public sector practitioners, advisers and Its also about leaders who are excited by these challenges, leverage points for who seek to better understand the risks and innovation in NSW, opportunities within emerging trends. such as connective technologies and There are no clever open data. We corporate games; just hope to hear some dialogue and an open big-picture policy exchange of ideas. Its a Q: ideas and some Saturday. Its free time, What can change pragmatic new- casual and as "off-the- ways-of-working. record" as you need. as a result of you Architecting resilience? Martin Stewart-Weeks, And because its shared joining in this day? Cisco will overview a worldwide study based on conversation, youll take 200 public sector interviews, including Australia. away even more than you contribute. GovCampNSW is about the power of ideas and conversation. It aspires to build upon the Registration is free. Catering is provided gov-tech / 2.0 focus and look beyond to courtesy of our generous organising partners: shaping innovation in government in NSW. AGIMO, NICTA and Cisco Systems. For more information or to REGISTER NOW: w w w . g o v c a m p n s w . i n f o For pre-Camp updates and comments from your peers stay tuned on the GovCampNSW website. “I’m delighted to see this GovCamp taking “I am excited that New South Wales will be place in Sydney which can add momentum playing host to our first GovCamp… I will be and creativity to the search for new ideas participating for the full day… and I invite you to and new angles on the big issues facing join me and others in what will certainly be a day government and the public service. I’ll be keen to of inspiring conversation. I look forward to meeting see the results of your work.” many of you and learning from your experiences.” Dr Peter Shergold - Chair, Advisory Board, Deirdre O’Donnell - Information Commissioner, NSW Public Service Commission. NSW Information and Privacy Commission.