Update: ITAC Executive Briefing Series with Benoît Long
February 13, 2013
Benoît Long, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister with Shared Services Canada (SSC) addressed a group of more than 100 IT executives on "Shared Services Canada: The Transformation So Far" yesterday. As you may know the SSC was created in 2011 to reduce costs and improve services by consolidating email, data centre and telecommunications services across the Federal government. Mr. Long , who is responsible for Transformation, Service Strategy and Design, provided a perspective on the just how large the transformation is and how the SCC is handling it so far. He noted the importance of consulting the private sector on its plans and recognized the contribution by ITAC in this regard.