June 3

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In March, as public sector leaders began issuing emergency orders for non-essential employees to work from home, one thing became clear: Public sector organizations need to accelerate their digital transformation for the digital age to remain productive and able to efficiently serve citizens. Government leaders will not only need to deliver on the needs of citizens, but also ensure their own employees are set up for success – today and in the future.

As the preeminent global Human Capital Management company, Ceridian is partnering with Government Technology and the Institute of Public Administration in Canada (IPAC) on June 3 at 11:00 a.m. PDT/2:00 p.m. EDT for our latest webinar, Supporting the Public Sector Workforce with Technology – Today and Beyond. Hear from Nancy Bartlett and John Knubley, two senior Public Sector leaders, discuss the technological trends that are having a significant impact on public sector operations, and how those trends are impacting the public sector workforce.

Register now and hear:

  • The top four technology trends impacting government operations
  • The top three workforce challenges public sector agencies are currently facing
  • How leaders can pivot during times of crisis and beyond to support employees and efficiently serve citizens


Gianluca Cairo

Gianluca Cairo

Industry Principal, Public Sector, Ceridian

Gianluca is currently Industry Principal, Public Sector at Ceridian. Previously, he was the Chief of Staff to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and to the Minister of Public Services and Procurement in the Government of Canada. Prior to returning to the Public Sector, Gianluca was Vice President, Global Operations at ARGUS Software responsible for global operations including IT, MIS, Legal, and Talent Management. Gianluca has over 15 years of senior leadership experience in Operations, Strategic Planning and public affairs.

Nancy Powell Bartlett

Nancy Powell Bartlett

President, Bartlett Alliance

Nancy Powell Bartlett is President of the Bartlett Alliance, a Texas consulting firm. Prior to forming her company in January 2010, Nancy served in the public sector at the local, regional and state levels of government leading teams and working with community leaders to achieve verifiable results. She served as Managing Director for the City of Irving, Texas, leading a number of diverse city departments. Subsequent to forming Bartlett Alliance, she served as Deputy City Manager for Public Safety and Support Services for the City of El Paso, Texas. Nancy was responsible for creating innovative city programs and services, was appointed by the City Manager as the Organizational Champion in both cities for the city’s “Lean” and process improvement initiatives and led organizational culture change.

John Knubley

John Knubley

Senior Advisor, InnovAction

John Knubley is a Corporate Director, Strategic Advisor, and former senior civil servant. From 2012 to 2019, John served as the Deputy Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED Canada). Prior to ISED Canada, John was Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Deputy Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs at the Privy Council Office, Associate Deputy Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Communities as well as Associate Deputy Minister of Natural Resources. John’s career in public service began in 1980 at the Economic Council of Canada. In 2020, John founded InnovAction Advisory Services. InnovAction provides strategic counsel to organizations across a variety of sectors and verticals including agriculture, food production, technology, innovation, and post-secondary education.

Otto Doll

Otto Doll — Moderator

Senior Fellow, Center for Digital Government

As the Minneapolis CIO for seven-plus years, Mr. Doll was responsible for all City IT services. Formerly South Dakota's CIO for 15 years with responsibility for all state government computing, telecommunications, state radio, and public broadcasting.