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INOVEM Inclusionware™ Press Releases
9th December 2013 The G-Cloud Creating a level playing field for SMEs
INOVEM are featured as part of the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills "Small Business: GREAT ambition" campaign. The video interview with John Glover focusses on the company's success selling Kahootz cloud collaboration software via the UK Government's innovative G-Cloud CloudStore. Full story
10th April 2013 It's official - your data is protected when you are in Kahootz.
INOVEM Ltd has today revealed that it has been awarded security accreditation to Impact Level 2 (IL2) for Kahootz.com, the well-liked cloud collaboration service used throughout the public sector. This announcement follows on from the recent IL2 accreditation of both Microsoft Office 365 and Huddle, further increasing the selection of pre-accredited secure cloud collaboration services available from the UK Governments innovative CloudStore. Full story
7 Febuary 2013 Kahootz Introduces the G-Cloud Starter App for Cloud Collaboration.
The first free G-Cloud app for secure file sharing and team collaboration makes it even easier for public sector organisations to benefit from cloud technology. Full story
18 December 2012 INOVEM achieves ISO 27001 certification for its Enterprise Cloud Collaboration service.
ISO 27001:2005 certification provides independent verification that INOVEM exceeds the internationally recognised standard for data security. Full story
17 October 2012 2 years on - where has the UK G-Cloud got us?
An insight into the level of investment INOVEM is making providing our cloud collaboration and online consultation software via the UK Government's CloudStore, highlighting the threat and opportunity, the challenges and the results so far. Full story
31 August 2012 Kahootz.com web site experience improved, building on early successes and user feedback.
Further investment has been made to improve Kahootz.com, INOVEM's pay-per-use cloud collaboration software. The new web site provides much richer information about the numerous business applications of Kahootz and how it can be used across a variety of industry sectors. Full story
16 April 2012 INOVEM to showcase Kahootz.com at next week's Internet World in London.
Following the successful inclusion of INOVEM software on the UK Government CloudStore, Kahootz.com, INOVEM's new pay-as-you-go cloud collaboration software is to be premiered at Internet World at Earl's Court. Full story
30 May 2012 The NHS goes shopping for good deals at Government CloudStore
NHS Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Cluster becomes one of the first NHS bodies to purchase cloud collaboration software from the new Government CloudStore. Full story
19 Feb 2012 INOVEM products go on sale at Government CloudStore grand opening
INOVEM's cloud collaboration and consultation products have been accepted onto the UK's first ever G-Cloud Services Framework Agreement. Full story
27 Oct 2011 NHS Cluster extends use of INOVEM software
Powered by INOVEM Inclusionware, NHS Oxfordshire's Talking Health engagement and consultation system has been extended to include Buckinghamshire as part of a new NHS Cluster. Full story
15 June 2011 INOVEM launches a service to help GPs get better connected
Revealed at Commissioning 2011, GP Connect utilises INOVEM's online collaboration software to make it easier for GP Commissioning Consortia to cost effectively communicate and consult more widely with internal and external stakeholders. Full story
3 May 2011 INOVEM Collaborate selected by the Society of Radiographers
INOVEM's online collaboration software will be used to replace the Society's intranet and to empower committee members to work together better, over the Internet, between meetings. Full story
8 Apr 2011 Ashford Borough Council swaps e-consultation providers
INOVEM Inclusionware™ displaces software previously used to support Ashford Borough Council's planning policy consultations, as it is assessed to be more functional, more affordable and easier to use. Full story
20 Dec 2010 INOVEM e-Petitions software selected by councils across West Sussex
Following a formal review of the market, all 7 West Sussex local authorities collectively agree INOVEM's online petitioning software best meets their criteria for being easy to use and quick to deploy. Full story
12 July 2010 NHS Confederation Poll reveals senior NHS managers concerned over maintaining staff morale and delivering engagement in challenging times
Survey conducted by INOVEM, Participate and Brenda Cook highlights top issues affecting NHS managers, plus a critical need for feasible engagement processes Full story
08 July 2010 Hartlepool Borough Council look to improve local democracy through INOVEM e-Petitions
Hartlepool Borough Council will use INOVEM's e-petition software to allow residents and local communities to raise and seek support for issues and ideas. Full story
30 June 2010 West Somerset Council switches to INOVEM to manage public consultations and comply with Duty to Involve
INOVEM Inclusionware replaces existing consultation software at South West local authority, increasing engagement with constituents. Full story
30 June 2010 PEFC Launches Online Consultation Tool to Enhance Stakeholder Engagement
Following their implementation of INOVEM�s eConsultation software, PEFC receives praise for being the first global forest certification system offering stakeholders the possibility to participate in consultations online. Full story
18 June 2010 Working with you to deliver meaningful engagement in challenging times
INOVEM teams with partners of the Consultation Institute to support the NHS Confederation Annual Conference. Full story
07 June 2010 INOVEM e-Petitions software adds another critical rung on "The Ladder of Participation"
INOVEM launch e-petition software, to help local authorities meet the new duties of the 2009 Local Democracy Act, at a price that it is difficult to ignore. Full story
28 Jan 2010 Gloucester City, Cheltenham and Tewkesbury Borough Council plan for population growth together with INOVEM
INOVEM Web 2.0 technology selected across three bordering councils to increase work efficiency and increase consultation methods Full story
15 Dec 2009 User Group get preview of free software upgrade from INOVEM
The forthcoming Version 6.1 release is introduced to INOVEM's clients and partners Full story
9 Dec 2009 North West London PCTs "Get Better" with INOVEM Inclusionware
Participate, a social communications consultancy tasked with designing, executing and project managing the "Get Better" engagement project, selected INOVEM to provide a flexible, robust online environment for involvement, consultation and collaboration. Full story
24 Nov 2009 HSE launches a new interactive Pledge Forum, supported by INOVEM Inclusionware.
The Pledge is an opportunity for business leaders and others to publicly demonstrate their commitment to making sure that their activities do not result in death or injury to their workers, customers or members of the public. The new online Pledge Forum is offered by HSE as a space to discuss the themes of Be Part of the Solution and other health and safety issues. HSE is a long term user of Inclusionware products, with many other public communities and other inclusionware services linked from their homepage. HSE News article (External Site) Go to the Pledge Forum
9 Nov 2009 NHS Oxfordshire deploys INOVEM Web 2.0 technologies to engage stakeholders and 'complete the circle'
NHS Oxfordshire selects INOVEM Inclusionware as a simple, integrated and affordable web-based remedy to increase consultation efficiencies. Full story
29 Jun 2009 Welsh partnership to use INOVEM for shared-service approach to community consultation
Torfaen County Borough Council, on behalf of their Local Service Board, has selected INOVEM's Inclusionware suite of products to support a co-ordinated approach to community consultation amongst local public and voluntary sector organisations. Full story
15 Jun 2009 INOVEM to support NHS Centre for Involvement Summer Conference
INOVEM will be demonstrating their eConsultation System at the NCI Summer Conference next month which focuses on The Future of Involvement - Putting Patients at the Heart of Services. If you are attending, we would like to take the opportunity to show you how our software could make it easier and more affordable for you to involve patients, carers, the public and key partners and also help you achieve compliance through robust involvement practices that will stand up to scrutiny. Full story
15 May 2009 INOVEM selected to support £200m Waste Management Project in Northern Ireland
Following an open procurement via the Office of Government Commerce (OGC), INOVEM have been awarded an initial 3 year contract to provide their Bid & Tender Management System to two Waste Management Groups in Northern Ireland. Contracts have been signed by the Department of the Environment on behalf of the North West Regional Waste Management Group and the Southern Waste Management Partnership. The bid was primed by the Mouchel Consortium, an accredited supplier under the OGC's Buying Solutions framework. Full story
20 Apr 2009 INOVEM selected by the COI as part of a 4 year, £20million framework contract
INOVEM have signed a 4 year agreement with the Central Office of Information (COI) as part of their new External Engagement and Facilitation Framework. Full story
11 Feb 2009 INOVEM Inclusionware™ helps Planning Portal win RTPI award
Chris Kendall, Planning Portal Director, receives RTPI E-Government Commendation Award for their Unlawful Advertising and Fly-Posting Database application developed in partnership with INOVEM. Full Story (External Site)
05 Dec 2008 West Oxfordshire to use INOVEM to consult on planning policies
"The INOVEM Planning Consultation System appeared to offer the right level of functionality at the right price for the Council and was enthusiastically recommended by their existing clients." Full story
25 Nov 2008 INOVEM to provide keynote address at Public Sector Forums event
John Glover has been invited to present at "Best Practice in Stakeholder Consultation and Community Engagement" seminar in Manchester. His paper "Meeting your 'duty to involve' - using the Internet to inform, consult and collaborate" will focus on the lessons learnt by INOVEM from working on various public sector stakeholder engagement projects, over the last 7 years. Full Story (External Site)
04 Nov 2008 INOVEM supply "fair price solution" to London Borough
Southwark Council select INOVEM to provide Planning Consultation System Full story
03 Nov 2008 Partner Press Release: IDOX group to resell INOVEM Inclusionware™ solutions for LDF and corporate consultation
"With the signing of an INOVEM partnership agreement IDOX plc are now able to offer their 300 plus local authority clients new and innovative ways to engage with key stakeholders and local residents, particularly on local issues and planning policies." Full story - IDOX Website Full story
06 Sep 2008 Northamptonshire choose INOVEM Inclusionware™
INOVEM wins competition to provide eConsultation System to support the development of County Council's Waste & Minerals Policies. Full story
29 Sep 2008 The INOVEM Journey - In Conversation with John Glover
John Glover, Director at INOVEM, speaks to eGov monitor about the core capabilities of INOVEM, its solutions and how it envisions online collaboration to become a critical factor in delivering better governance now and in the future Full Story (External Site)
01 Sep 2008 Inclusionware™ aids Matthew Taylor Review
INOVEM's collaboration system supported the Matthew Taylor Review on rural economy and affordable housing. The INOVEM solution helped co-ordinate the team gathering evidence from across the UK. Full story
26 Feb 2008 Thanet opts for flexible LDF solution from INOVEM Inclusionware™
Kent council is latest to choose INOVEM to support Local Development Framework consultations. Full story
22 Feb 2008 South Somerset selects INOVEM Inclusionware™ to support LDF consultations
District Council to use INOVEM eConsultation solution to engage stakeholders in the development of local planning policy. Full story
1 Nov 2007 LSC awards eConsultation contract to INOVEM Inclusionware™
The UK's Legal Services Commission chooses INOVEM eConsultation platform. Full story
19 Sept 2007 INOVEM Inclusionware™ supports integration of Lovell Johns' PlanVu mapping software
Lovell Johns have integrated their web-based mapping solution into INOVEM Consult to support interactive proposals maps as part of LDF consultations. Full story
10 Apr 2007 UK Fire and Rescue Service awards 5 year contract to INOVEM Inclusionware™
INOVEM Collaborate selected to support the project management and transition of 46 fire control rooms to 9 regional control centres. Full story
15 Mar 2007 INOVEM Inclusionware™ enables every English Planning Authority to share information on Unlawful Advertisements
INOVEM collaboration solution will be used by all local planning authorities in England to track offenders via a new national online database. Full story (External Site)
12 Feb 2007 Land Registry to Consult on e-conveyancing with INOVEM Inclusionware™
The Land Registry selects INOVEM Consult to seek views on how to transform its paper based conveyancing system into electronic documents and electronic signatures. Full story (External Site)
1 Feb 2007 INOVEM Inclusionware™ helps Councils to make rubbish decisions
Four UK local authorities are using INOVEM Consult to plan and consult on the issues and options for waste in the West of England. Full story
29 Jan 2007 Swift LG opts for INOVEM Inclusionware™ Community Consultation Framework
Land and property software specialist Swift LG has announced the launch of its Local Development Framework solution incorporating consultation tools from INOVEM. Full story
25 Jan 2007 INOVEM Inclusionware™ receives Planning Portal LDF accreditation
INOVEM Consult meets the specified standard for electronic publication of Local Development Framework documents. Full story


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