Public Sector Guide to Idea Management

Public sector institutions are confronting increasingly difficult challenges and they are having to meet rising expectations from the public with scarcer resources.

A significant number of institutions are turning to idea management to identify ways to save money, improve processes, make efficiency gains and engage with employees and stakeholders.

This guide covers the following points:

  • What is idea management, open innovation, co-creation?
  • How innovation can drive the public sector forward.
  • How the AHSN is using idea management to manage and link a wide variety of networks on one platform.
  • How Nottinghamshire County Council and Lewisham Council are using idea management to cut costs and save (£154m and £85m respectively) over the next three years.