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IT Community Development Project Workshops

IT Community Development Project Workshops

April 2017

IT Community Development Seminars  

Our next round of seminars are running from 20th - 27th April. There will be an introduction to the Cyber Security Easter Term Deliverables, the update on the timetable for the decommissioning  of CamTools  and a work shop style session on building your personal and professional skill profile. The sessions are to be held in three locations across the city, you can book through UTBS here.

February 2017

IT Community Development Seminars

A series of seminars, giving the opportunity for IT professionals to come together and feel more informed about the recent topics within the IT Community Development Project.

Topics covered

SIFA, cyber security & storage, HEAT and the launch of the Mentoring Campaign as well as contributing to the Cambridge Behavioural Attributes exercise.

The presentation from the seminars can be found here

Q & A's from the event can be found here:


December 2016

IT Community Breakfast Networking Meeting

A series of IT Community Breakfast Networking Meetings, to discuss and communicate key UIS service or project updates. The meetings also provide an opportunity for members of the IT Community to network with other IT professionals from across the Collegiate University. 

Topics covered
Martin Bellamy, UIS Director, Introduction
Mark Ferrar, Chief Architect, The emerging University IS Strategy
Chris McLeod, Head of Programme and Project Office, The Microsoft EES, Storage and Cyber Security projects

The presentation from the Breakfast Sessions can be found here


November 2016

Professional Development for IT Professionals

Workshop aims:

  • Update you on the launch of our refreshed secondment (project placements), shadowing and mentoring schemes.
  • Offer the opportunity to get a deeper understanding of SFIA (Skills Framework for the Information Age).
  • Provide an update on the work to develop the IT Portal and seek further advice and guidance from you on what you think it should offer.

The slides from the workshops are available here


June 2016

Opening workshops

In June the IT Community Development Project held a series of workshops for IT Professionals from across the Collegiate University to discuss the objectives and scope of the programme. This included discussions on an IT Skills database and developing an IT Community network. The slides from the workshops are available here.

If you have any queries, or would like us to talk to IT Professionals within your department or institution then please contact Ed Webster