Local Government Community
Local government are on the front line to represent citizen's interests and immediate needs.
Continuous efforts to deliver effective local governments provide an improved quality of life for the people that resides in those communities. Local departments must remain lean and creative to stay ahead of growing demands.
Join the conversation anyway you like!
Our Local Community creates an online and physical space for multiple ways to engage and learn. You can do this through:
- Attending an online or physical event
- Accessing exclusive content
- Share ideas and chat to your peers through our virtual platform where you can start a discussion or contribute to an existing one
Our community’s are hosted by industry experts within the government arena. These advisors help facilitate discussions and guide conversations throughout our different channels of engagement.
Applications are currently open – apply today!
As a Community Ambassador you will help drive discussion within your domain, across multiple layers of government, to inspire ideation, share results, learn from best practice around common problems that government share.
We encourage our members to take ambassadorships with Public Sector Network so that conversation is promoted with government professionals at every level. If you’re interested, please complete the form, and a member of our team will get back to you.
How to get involved with your community
Date: 1 July 2021
Cybercriminals are savvy at outsmarting and evading detection from even the most modern cyber protection strategies and programs. Due to the extensive amounts of sensitive citizen data and critical infrastructure information they manage, coupled with lower budget for adequate cyber security protection than larger government organisations, local governments are often easy…
Date: 3 August 2021
Local councils across Australia recognise the need to digitally transform their organisation to improve customer experience. Most councils have started the journey to successfully transition to a citizen-centric digital local government. However reduced levels of funding and staffing, post-COVID constraints, cost of resourcing, and limited technical capability make this journey difficult…
Date: 15 September 2021
Local Governments are going through a challenging time as they navigate the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Beyond the extraordinary events of this past year, disasters such as severe winter weather, wildfires, chemical spills, and floods are reminders of the need for emergency preparedness even in the current pandemic…