Economic Development, Culture and Leisure Scrutiny Panel - Monday, 20th February, 2017 5.00 pm

Venue: Conference Room A - Civic Offices. View directions

Contact: Joanne Wildsmith CCDS Tel: 9283 4057  Email:

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Apologies for absence


Declarations of Members' Interests


Minutes of Previous Meeting - 26 January 2017

(The minutes of 26 January 2017 will follow)


RECOMMENDED that the minutes of the EDCL Scrutiny Panel held on 26 January 2017 be agreed as a correct record to be signed by the Chair.


Review 'Smarter Cities' pdf icon PDF 177 KB

The panel will continue the review of Smarter and Sustainable Cities by considering evidence from:


a)    Dr Jason Horsley, PCC Director of Public Health


b)    Lindy Elliot, Library and Archive Services Manager will be present and has provided written information on the Libraries' Learning Offer, as part of the consideration of the objective within the scoping document to look at skills required to access smarter initiatives


i)             List of Digital Courses at Portsmouth Libraries

ii)            A report considered by the Cabinet Member for Culture, Leisure & Sport entitled 'Library Learning Offers' - October 2016


The Panel will then consider feedback from the attendance of members and officers at the Smart Cities Conference in London on 1 & 2 February.


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