A podcast featuring real conversations with awesome people doing interesting stuff in government and the public sector. Connecting passionate public sector reformists from around the world with inspirational content
EPISODE 1: Kit Collingwood
In our first ever show we chat to Kit Collingwood; co-founder of the One Team Gov public sector reform movement. Kit is a senior civil servant who is passionate about public services that work for everyone, and about modernising government. She cares deeply about new leadership models based on radical empathy, humility, and vulnerability.
EPISODE 2: Adrian Solitander
We go on the road to Gothenburg for the launch of One Team Gov Sweden! In this show we chat to Adrian Solitander; programme manager at the research and innovation agency Vinnova, and co-founder of the Swedish One Team Gov community. Adrian is passionate about helping people engage digitally in government and society.
EPISODE 3: Ahana Datta
We're in London at the BSides conference chatting to our former colleague Ahana Datta, Head of Cyber Security at the Financial Times newspaper. The first ethical hacker hired in UK Government; Ahana went on to lead the cyber security profession within the civil service, working with the Ministry of Justice, the Foreign Office and the National Cyber Security Centre.
EPISODE 4: Lena Trudeau
We're in North America talking to Lena Trudeau, co-founder and CEO of Nuage Cloud Strategies, formerly of the Canadian Digital Service in Ottawa and 18F in Washington DC. A passionate public sector leader, Lena has served many tours of duty in government technology, and also spent time at Amazon Web Services growing cloud adoption within government.
EPISODE 5: SARAH HURCOMBE
We chat to Sarah Hurcombe, Studio Director at FutureGov Australia, about human-centred design across all levels of international government. Having worked across all levels of public sector, private sector, consulting, and charities, Sarah shares her unique perspective on how these organisations can work together to improve outcomes for citizens.
EPISODE 6: LIGIA TEIXEIRA
We're at the OneTeamGov Global event talking to Ligia Teixeira, Director at the Centre for Homelessness Impact, about effective altruism and evidence-based interventions. With the recent publication of a new rough sleeping strategy, we learn how data and evidence can make the UK government’s vision to eradicate homelessness by 2027 a reality.
EPISODE 7: Pablo Fernández Vallejo
We're at the OneTeamGov Global event chatting to Pablo Fernández Vallejo, Service Designer at Laboratorio de Gobierno Argentino; part of the Argentinian Ministry of Modernisation. We discover how international service design principles translate in Latin America, and how LabGovAr is tackling deep societal issues in partnership with government departments.