The programme is as follows:
9.00AM - 9.25AM - Morning coffee and informal networking
9.25AM - 9.30AM - Chair's welcome
9.30AM - 9.35AM - Ice-breakers - A chance to get to know your peers.
9.35AM - 10.00AM - Steps to procuring technology for charities
From the initial concept to the project’s completion, Ian Conner from the British Council, talks through the key steps to procuring new technology and questions charities should ask themselves along the way.
Ian Conner, director – global procurement, British Council
10.00AM - 10.25AM - Building strategic relationships with suppliers
What is the difference between a traditional customer/supplier relationship and a meaningful strategic partnership? What questions should charities be asking of their partners to ensure that projects succeed? This session will explore how to go about working productively with technology partners using examples from Ojo’s recent project with the Disabilities Trust.
Nathan Baranowski, CEO, Ojo Solutions & Lee Odell, The DT Group
10.25AM - 10.50AM - Coffee and networking break
10.50AM - 11.15AM - Case study: How building a strong partnership led to website success
The British Red Cross recently launched a new website on time and within budget, Rosie Slater-Carr, chief information officer, explains how building meaningful relationships was an important factor in launching the new site and also how it gave members of the IT team the opportunity to learn new skills along the way.
Rosie Slater-Carr, Chief Information Officer, British Red Cross
11.15AM - 11.30AM - Q&A with speakers
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