Posted on Thursday 31st July 2014
This summer symposium brought together distinguished UK and international academics and leaders in the field of local government to share new ideas, creativity, evidence and experience on some of the major challenges for local government.
It explored three key themes and thinking about some of the implications of changes in governance, funding and function for local government. What skills and understanding will be needed by 21st century public servants? What are the practical ways in which organisations might change, transform themselves and move forward?