Future of Knowledge Hub secured

The Local Government Association has announced it has secured the future of the Knowledge Hub through a new partnership with CapacityGRID.

Knowledge Hub is the most widely-used online collaboration platform for public sector employees and public bodies and Capacity/GRID take over operational and development management responsibility from today (13 November 2013).

LocalGov Digital steering group chair and Digital Communications Manager (strategic lead) at Devon County Council, Carl Haggerty said:

“We welcome the news that the Knowledge Hub now has a a long term future.

“Collaboration in and across the sector will be vital in the coming months and years and to know that there is a strategic platform for the sector and its partners is excellent.

“We welcome the opportunity to involve LocalGov Digital network members in shaping the future of the Knowledge Hub to ensure it remains relevant and fit for purpose for the sector.”

You can read a full statement from the Local Government Association here.

You can contribute your views on the future of Knowledge Hub and keep up to date with progress of the partnership in the’Future of Knowledge Hub’ consultation group on the network.