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Workshop for strategic IT directors

at Manchester Art Gallery

March 5th 2020, 10.00am -1.30pm


"I strongly recommend that every Corporate Director encourages their IT Director to attend this workshop"

Chris Naylor, Chief Executive

 Barking and Dagenham

Managing Upwards

The value of IT to the Council has never been more important. But are you struggling to demonstrate this to your bosses?

Within your council IT has become vital to every service and officer, including the CEO to deliver efficient services. With digital transformation IT will become even more critical. So why is IT merely considered an expense?

Government Computing has explored this disconnect between IT and the business in the article Managing Upwards. This was enabled with the help of CIPFA, IT Directors, senior management and Quadnet with a common theme developing

"You have to speak the right language to the business and be transparent and tangible"

David Tidey, Head of IT, Wandsworth and Richmond

We would like to invite IT directors to a workshop to explore how IT can create a better relationship with the business.

Key speakers will be Alison Mckenzie-Folan, Chief Executive of  Wigan Council , David Tidey, Head of IT, Wandsworth and Richmond and Zubair Aleem, MD of Quadnet.

"Thought provoking - which is what you want

at senior management level"

Tony Ellis, CIO of Buckinghamshire CC

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The event will help you

create a better relationship with the business, by talking their language

Build strong IT suppliers relationships for better accountability to the Council

how to effectively manage Digital Transformation


By taking the first step towards  talking the language of business today, you will be able to provide tangible benefits to the council