This meeting focused on two key strands of the Inclusive and Sustainable Economy work - Digital Coalition and Vibrant Economy. Board also focused on the Framework itself, discussing structure and content.
Mark Gannon, Director of Business Change and Information Solutions for Sheffield City Council presented on the Digital Coalition work, which is led by SCC, but is a partnership approach, bringing stakeholders together who are focused on developing Sheffield's digital capabilities in different ways. Mark's slides are available to download below:
Vibrant Economy - links with the SCPB Framework
Paul Houghton, Partner at Grant Thornton gave feedback from the Vibrant Sheffield event held in May using slides and video. Paul's slides and a link to the video on YouTube are accessible using the links below:
Inclusive & Sustainable Economy Framework Drafting
Laura White, Partnership Manager led a discussion of the proposed outline for the Inclusive & Sustainable Economy Framework (which was shared with Board members ahead of the meeting). She sought comment and thoughts on the broad approach and principles, and on the specifics which will need to be included in the document ahead of its production and public launch in October 2018.