SYDNEY and LONDON, Oct. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Unified Talent Management and Cloud HR platform provider, SEERA, has today been appointed as Lead Sponsor and Judge for the UK Government's Civil Service Grand Challenge.
Bradley Birchall, CEO of SEERA, has also been appointed as one of the Judges to the competition.
The Civil Service Grand Challenge is a competition to see which Civil Service team has harnessed a technological or digital innovation which has significantly improved the public service. Judges will be looking for evidence of:
- collaborative working, both within the Civil Service and outside
- significantly greater impact than could have been achieved otherwise
- evidence of how knowledge from different sources has been used
The Civil Service Grand Challenge provides more than 40,000 public servants the opportunity to participate in the Competition. The prize is a trip to the NASA Science Park in California to take part in Singularity University's Executive Programme.
Seera is a disruptive unified talent management and Cloud HR platform provider. Seera provides its customers with fast and effective candidate sourcing through to succession planning from a single integrated platform. It's unique baseline of competencies, skills and behaviours provide insights and capabilities that are unparalleled using traditional solutions. More information on SEERA: www.seeracloud.com
Quote from Bradley Birchall, CEO, SEERA: "We are extremely excited about the Civil Service Grand Challenge and its potential to drive innovation within the public service. SEERA's support of the Civil Service Grand Challenge is a sign of our belief that the digital revolution can transform the quality and delivery of Government services. We believe that ongoing talent and skills management is critical to the success of any digital project, platform or service, regardless of size or mission, and we look forward to helping the competition winners to realise their full potential."
Article about the Civil Service Grand Challenge by Professor Sir Mark Walport, UK Chief Scientist: https://goo.gl/gEHCB5 Sir Mark Walport was appointed Government Chief Scientific Adviser (GCSA) and Head of the Government Office for Science in April 2013; Sir Mark is co-chair of the Prime Minister's Council for Science and Technology (CST).
Civil Service Grand Challenge: https://goo.gl/H99ACC
Contacts at SEERA:
Media call: Bradley is in London/UK for interviews from 5/10/15-8/10/15 -UK time; GMT = AEST + 9 hours. Bradley will be judging the Awards on Tuesday 6th October at: QEII Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE
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