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Employment Cafe Presents at The 3rd Annual e-Government Conference

Employment and job matching service, Employment Cafe's presents at London Connects – The 3rd Annual e-Government Conference to be Held in July 2004

15 June 2004, London, UK --- Employment Cafe's, the employment and text messaging job-matching service based in Brixton, London is to present at London Connects – The 3rd Annual e-Government Conference.

The London Connects conference has established itself as the major annual event for e-Government in London, and this year will be presenting the latest developments in the public sector. The event entitled “The London e-Government Conference 2004: 2005 and Beyond - Sustainable e-Government for Londoners" will be held on Tuesday, 06 July 2004 at The Brewery, City of London.

Employment Cafe's Founder and Director Ros Griffiths will be presenting with Hudson Inclusion Solutions Workshop F, addressing the subject matter ‘Digital Inclusion without PCs’ between 13:30 and 14:30. The workshop will be chaired by Steve Dodson, Programme Manager at DigiTV.

Ros Griffiths, Founder and Director of Employment Cafe's, comments “Employment Cafe's are proud to be recognised by London Connects as leaders in the use of mobile technology within the public sector, and honoured to be asked to speak at this years event. We are looking forward to sharing what we do; connecting jobseekers to potential job or training opportunities using mobile technology.”

The Digital Inclusion without PC’s workshop presents two innovative projects, namely Employment Cafe and RegenTV, which can be easily and cost effectively replicated elsewhere.


----Notes to editors----

hotographs are available of the Employment Cafe's team.

The media spokesperson for Employment Cafe's is Ros Griffiths, Founder and Director.


About Employment Cafe's

Employment Cafe, first opened its doors on 18th June 2001 in Brixton, South London, and was the brainchild of Ros Griffiths, an award-winning social entrepreneur.

Employment Cafe's aim is to assist those seeking employment and training that is both rewarding and relevant.

The Employment Cafe's Key Objectives:

  • To assist applicants in finding worthwhile employment and training opportunities, particularly those from ethnic minority communities.
  • To promote diversity in the workplace.
  • To act as a central repository of information and services related to employment that can be easily and effectively accessed by its applicants.

Visitors are greeted with a smile and the songs of jazz legends like Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone. While sipping coffee, clients can search for work in various sectors including Construction, Retail, Hospitality and many more.

Their services also include CV writing, Internet access, personal development, career consultancy, office facilities, a minority outreach programme for Job Centre Plus, job brokering with specialist agencies, and of course new web / text-message job matching service.

Employment Cafe's is staffed with a team of highly motivated professionals who work tirelessly to ensure clients and employers get the best possible service.

About The 3rd Annual e-Government Conference

'The London e-Government Conference' is London's premier ICT strategy event for senior public service decision-makers across every London Borough. It has been developed to address the needs of London Local Government in its delivery of e-Government targets.

Building on the success of the previous two years’ events, which have each seen in excess of 500 delegates, this year’s conference promises to provide a high-level, highly interactive debate to a main plenary conference audience of up to 500 senior personnel actively involved in the London Connects strategy. The event's audience will broadly reflect London's pedigree of senior decision-makers from both ICT and non-ICT public sector.

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