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MCA Year of Digital - What have we learned?
Paul Connolly, Director of the MCA Think Tank, summaries the MCA Year of Digital.
MCA Year of Digital Compendium
(January 2016) A collection of insight and opinion on Digital from the MCA and its members
Digital Supplement - UK Consulting Industry Statistics 2015
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The Digital future of banking
Paul Connolly gives his view on the recent MCA & Grant Thornton event Digitising the Banks
Leading consultants and banking professionals debate the Digital future of banking
—08 October 2015
Bank branches may only have a place on the High Street for the next five to ten years – as Digital could lead to their demise…
Pollution? Good or Evil? The two sides of big data
Jacob Roche, Consultant at Mott Macdonald, summarises the recent Young MCA Event on Big Data (Young MCA Update)
Insight Interview: Martin Chalmers, BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
"The Digital Revolution has only just begun really – in both the public and private sectors."
Insight Interview: Glyn Knaresborough, CSC
Glyn Knaresborough, Head of Consulting at CSC, discusses developing a different approach to Digital transformation.
Paul Connolly, MCA Think Tank Director, takes a look at the data ownership debate.
Insight Interview: Matt Candy, IBM Interactive Experience
Matt Candy of IBM Interactive Experience looks at how digital is collapsing boundaries for clients and consultants
Consultant Insight Video - Open Data
Charlie Boundy, BAE System's Applied Intelligence, discusses the potential of the UK government's open data programme.
Insight Interview: Carlo Gagliardi, PwC
Carlo Gagliardi, Partner at PwC, identifies future growth sectors in Digital consulting.
Digital Inclusion – Striking the balance between innovative services and physical support
Stuart Robinson, Senior Manager at EY, discusses engagement with public sector Digital services
Insight Interview: Richard Robinson, Oystercatchers
Richard Robinson discusses harnessing Digital to liberate brands and businesses to create new orders of value for customers.
Pioneering Digital Consulting
Royston Seaward talks about how Deloitte Digital emerged and its prospects for the future.
An Internet of Very Big Things
How design and operation of infrastructure can be made more efficient and personalised using technology and data.
Bridging the digital ‘expectations gap’
Daniel Symonds, IBM's European Mobile Leader, looks at how the public sector is adapting to increased mobile device usage
Consulting Case Study: BearingPoint with Jaguar Land Rover
An insight into the MCA Award's Digital & Technology Project of the Year 2015
Think digital, act local: transforming relationships between services and citizens
Michael Wallace, Stewart Wilson, and Tim Hoban of PwC look at how local government can benefit from Digital.
Why the biggest trend for wearables is taking them off
Alexandre Piper, Consultant at BearingPoint, takes a closer look at the wearables industry. (Young MCA Update)
Local Government - Rising to the digital challenge
Councils aren't short of challenges, but rising to the digital challenge is an opportunity they can't afford to ignore.
Social Media and the Future of Business
Annabelle Thomson, Analyst at KPMG, summaries the Young MCA's recent panel debate (Young MCA Update)
Citizen centric Digital services at the frontline in health
Bhagiyash Shah, Director at Prederi, looks at Digital within the NHS
Seven Public Sector Digital Themes
Stuart Robinson and John Levell of EY discuss the debate around Digital in the public sector.
Digital Maturity Index [Video]
Joe Tarragano, Director at Transform, gives a short Q&A on Transform's Digital Maturity Index 2014.
MCA Year of Digital Events with the Connected Digital Economy Catapult
As part of its Year of Digital, the MCA was delighted to host two events this month with the Connected Digital Economy Catapult.
A digital, better value, government must utilise consultants
Alan Leaman, Chief Executive of the MCA, gives his opinion on the role of consulting in the public sector
Retailers have to transform relentlessly to keep pace
Richard Robinson, Managing Partner of Oystercatchers, looks at growth in the retail sector.
Clicks or Bricks? The Retail Customer Journey of the Future
A summary of the Young MCA ‘Retail - Clicks or Bricks?’ event, part of the MCA Year of Digital (Young MCA Update)
App Christmas Carol, By Chuck Dickens
MCA Christmas Associates DigiWeDo describe digitising a challenging client
Omni-Channel in 2014 - Retail at a Crossroads?
LCP Consulting examine the future plans of businesses in the retail sector.
Electracy - Digital and the Future of Consulting
A summary of the Young MCA ‘Digital and the Future of Consulting’ event, part of the MCA Year of Digital (Young MCA Update)
The Age of Digital Consulting
Alan Leaman, MCA CEO, on why the ability to navigate uncertainty together will be crucial for both client and consulting firm.
Digital is what the 90’s promised
Joe Wilde, Consultant at Accenture, looks at the origins of Digital
What is Digital?
Rob Price, Head of Digital at Atos, examines the fundamental question at the heart of the MCA's Year of Digital
How to buy Digital advice and support effectively
Digital raises a lot of questions for a consultancy buyer.
How are Britain’s boardrooms viewing Digital?
—12 November 2014
Exclusive research for the MCA carried out by Research Now reveals the answers.
Our Digital Future - The view from Britain’s boardrooms
(Nov 2014) To understand better how Britain’s boardrooms see Digital, the MCA recently interviewed more than 100 senior business leaders with independent specialist research company Research Now. This is what we found out.
How the retail industry will be disrupted by technology…again
Jasnam Sidhu, PwC, gives a young consultant's insight into the future of retail (Young MCA Update)
The Three Waves of the Digital Age
Carlo Gagliardi, PwC, explains how in the future consumers may gain advantage by turning Big Data on its head
Are skills key to the UK exploiting the digital revolution?
Rachel Barton, MD in Accenture's Strategy practice, believes Digital represents an enormous opportunity for the economy
Old theories, new possibilities
Digital allows firms to honour old promises
Digital makes everything easier
Joe Wilde, Consultant at Accenture, looks at how digital can do more than drive profits and consumption
Managing pace - Handling complex, urgent programmes in the Digital Age
Richard Brackstone, Client Director at Moorhouse, looks at how Digital is changing how consulting is done
In a Digital era, behavioural skill development and intellectual property do matter
David Freedman, Associate Director, Huthwaite International asks what digital means for the shape of business
Youth and gamification are the keys to ‘getting’ Digital
Rob Price, Head of Digital at Atos, believes that senior consultants must learn from the young and play their games
Young Consultants can lead the way with Social Business
Social Business is a powerful way for organisations to put their employees at the heart of their business
Financial Services looks to consultants for their digital transformation
Chris Cooper, MCA President and Chief Executive of Challenge Consulting is optimistic about the consulting market
Skills key to UK exploiting digital opportunity
Rachel Barton, MD in Accenture’s Strategy practice, sees digitisation as a once in a generation growth opportunity
We need much more dynamic relationships with clients
Andy Tinlin, Managing Director Accenture Strategy, is optimistic about the health of consulting.
Consultants have a critical role to play in the world of Digital innovation
Alex Holland, of Hitachi Consulting, believes that consultants roles will be more than just advising on technology trends
Consulting depends on the creative imaginations of the people who carry it out
Alwin Magimay, Head of Digital at KPMG, looks at how consulting can supplement its people offerings with entirely digitised ones
A shift in control is creating new challenges for Marketing
Lucinda Peniston-Baines of Roth Observatory International sees the rise of Digital creating new challenges for her clients
Digital is the biggest opportunity for UK business since the Industrial Revolution say consultants
—11 July 2014
MCA Annual Debate also highlights that improving graduate skills is key to capitalising on the Digital revolution…
Businesses need a strategy for the Digital Age
Carlo Gagliardi, Partner at PwC, believes Digital is changing not only how value is distributed, but also how value is created.
Digital will change everything. Even the business of consulting
MCA Annual Debate Brochure: Our Digital Future
(July 2014) The launch brochure of the MCA's Year of Digital