Technology Solutions presents ‘next generation social prescribing’

On May 18, members of the PCG Technology Solutions team in the UK represented PCG at a one-day conference to present its technology solution for ‘social prescribing.’ The event, organised by the King’s Fund, brought together more than 400 senior representatives including national and local leaders for strategic collaboration and sharing of best practices. The event was a sell-out within weeks, attracting double the number of expected delegates, demonstrating the significant appetite for social prescribing in the UK. Such was the level of interest that the Prince of Wales, President of the King’s Fund attended to show his support for the innovative work that is taking place in this area. [More]

PCG Polska and Perspektywy Education Foundation Recognize 11 Universities with LUMEN 2015 Awards

On November 23 and 24 in Warsaw, Poland, PCG Polska and the Perspektywy Education Foundation held the inaugural “Leaders in University Management – LUMEN 2015” Conference and Awards Gala. The LUMEN awards were established to distinguish persons and teams that manage universities in the most innovative and effective manner. More than 220 participants attended the gala and the accompanying conference, including esteemed government officials and experts in the Polish higher education sector, such as the Vice-Minister of Higher Education, the Head of Polish Accreditation Commission, and the Head of Polish Rectors Foundation, to name a few. [More]

City of Lodz Awards EU-Funded Contract to PCG

Lodz, Poland, September, 2013 – The City of Lodz, Poland recently awarded a contract to Public Consulting Group’s PCG International division to provide overall project management, training, and other services necessary to deliver special education services to 93 elementary schools in Lodz. The project is part of a government-run program started in 2010 – Individualization of Education in Grades I-III – and is funded entirely by the European Social Fund. [More]

UK Government Approves PCG for IT Master Services Agreement

London, U.K., May, 2013 – The UK Government recently notified PCG that its application has been approved for eight IT services to be added to the G-Cloud iii. Cloud computing has brought about a step change in the economics and sustainability of Information and Communication Technology (ICT). The UK Government is committed to the adoption of cloud computing and delivering computing resources .The G-Cloud is an iterative program of work to achieve this, which will deliver fundamental changes in the way the public sector procures and operates ICT. [More]

PCG Advisory Services Awarded Social Care Project for Cambridgeshire County Council

London, January, 2013 – PCG Advisory Services was recently awarded a contract to carry out consultations with young people and parents from Eastern European communities in Cambridgeshire. The aim of the project is to improve Cambridgeshire County Council’s understanding of the social care needs of these families so that the right services can be planned in the right place at the right time. [More]

PCG Education Launches Academic Scoring and Reporting Project in Pakistan

Dallas, TX, July 2012 – PCG Education has successfully launched an academic scoring and reporting project in Pakistan. Commissioned through the Punjab Board of Committee Chairmen and in partnership with National Institutional Facilitation Technologies, the system went live June 1 and currently serves more than 1.2 million students with scanning, scoring, and reporting for nearly 9 million exams. By Year 3, the project will serve more than 6.5 million students and manage 35 million examinations. For more information, contact pcgeducation@publicconsultinggroup.com.

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