On behalf of Alison Ross, Chair of Manchester Digital, we would be delighted if you could join us on Thursday 16th June at 8.30am - 10.30am for the next Chair’s Reception session.
In conversation with Rachel Tsang, Deputy Director for Digital Identity at the Government Digital Service
Time: 8.30 am - 10.30 am
Free to attend
Venue: Manchester Digital, Tech Incubator, Manchester Technology Centre, Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 7ED
Format: Light breakfast and networking followed by a Q&A
Rachel Tsang is currently Deputy Director for Digital Identity at the Government Digital Service, responsible for live service operations. Prior to this, Rachel was a Deputy Director for GOV.UK at GDS, enabling support on a range of critical national priorities including C-19, and Brexit. Rachel has held a number of digital, programme delivery and strategy roles across government including HM Treasury, Department for Education, Ministry of Justice and Department for Work and Pensions.
After a light breakfast and networking session, Wes Davies, Director at Slalom will interview Rachel and focus on:
- Digital identity and the strategic ambition for One Login across government and where the team are now with delivery; key successes, lessons learnt and challenges (including the importance of getting accessibility right)
- GDS culture and expansion out of London into Manchester (and Bristol)
- Rachel's journey into digital, getting more women into tech, and diversity more generally
As usual, there will be an opportunity to get involved in this discussion and ask Rachel questions.
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