In early July I had the pleasure of speaking at Civil Service Live in London’s ExCeL. My topic – whether the technology sector was failing Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (ED&I). As part of the session, I hosted a panel with 3 fantastic speakers, Miranda Pottinger, Funmi Surl and Aaron Prior bringing together views of Government Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT), private sector consultancy and one of the world’s most successful technology companies.
Is the technology sector failing Equity, Diversity and Inclusion?
In early July I had the pleasure of speaking at Civil Service Live in London’s ExCeL. My topic – whether the technology sector was failing Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (ED&I). As part of the session, I hosted a panel with 3 fantastic speakers, Miranda Pottinger, Funmi Surl and Aaron Prior…
Where is the construction industry heading on its digital journey?
Our author Sabrina Hilmer explores what’s moving the industry. The construction industry has now reached the point of intensively dealing with the megatrend of "digitalisation" and the subtrend of "platformisation" and quickly taking advantage of their opportunities. What is missing, however, is a common approach that takes into account the…
Can we improve margins in the construction sector?
Construction is renowned for competitive pricing and tight margins, which the industry has been trying to improve for years. Faced with unique circumstances and complications other industries do not have, tackling these issues is not as easy as it seems on your own. In this 3-part series, we’ll be exploring…
Practical insights from the CDAO conference: How Gridserve succeeded in their data and analytics transformation
At CDAO, the leading trade fair for data analytics decision makers, Gridserve's CITO was on stage with Hitachi Solutions. The UK company develops and distributes sustainable, technology-enabled energy solutions. The customer and implementation partner reported on how a cloud-first approach to data analytics can be successfully implemented.
Yasmina Passeri candidate for the Women in Industry Awards 2022
Yasmina Passeri, Hitachi Solutions, has submitted her candidacy for the prestigious Women in Industry 2022 Awards in the "International Woman" category to be held on 29 September 2022.
Hitachi Solutions selects Young Lives vs Cancer as their UK charity partner of the year
We are proud to announce that we have selected Young Lives vs Cancer as our UK charity partner of the year! We will be partnering with the charity to help them change the lives of families and children who have been affected by cancer.
Team Aurora, an initiative created by Hitachi Solutions Japan, is a group of employees who have gone on to achieve to date 10 medals at the Paralympics, since 2004. This blog is an exclusive interview with Kozo Kubo, a Paralympian specialising in 5000m wheelchair racing.
Hitachi Rail and Alstom begin their joint venture building HS2
Hitachi and Alstom are set to innovate Britain's most important train, this 100% electric, lower carbon alternative will be one of the world's most energy efficient, high-speed trains.
Latest survey results reveal customers are very satisfied with Hitachi Solutions Lifetime Services
Each year we ask our customers to complete a customer satisfaction (CSAT) survey. We are delighted to announce that our overall satisfaction score increased from a healthy 79% in 2020 to 84% in 2021. Read more about what our customers have said in this blog.
Building an enterprise data capability to support our communities
On Wednesday 13th October, Freddie Saunders had the opportunity to attend UK Authority's Innovation and Data4Good alongside Dionne Lowndes, Chief Digital and Technology Officer, at Southwark Council. In this blog, Freddie takes at what was discussed and how Public Sector organisations now have an opportunity to transform public services by…
How Catalyst can support your organisation’s transformation
Microsoft Catalyst is a framework (The IDEA framework) of activities designed to support organisations that are about to embark upon some form of transformation. Carl Gallagher discusses more in his latest blog.
The future of shared services: Building towards user centred corporate services
As part of Civil Service Live Hitachi Solutions hosted a roundtable chaired by its authors and sponsors Matthew Coats and Nathan Moores. Ed Pikett discusses a bit more about the UK Government published its new Shared Services Strategy and the roundtable within this blog.