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The CITF has been helping to optimise talent and revitalise the technology function within large organisations for over 20 years.

Our influential network and leading-edge programme connect 4000 technology professionals, building your team’s business and technology skills and providing best practice knowledge and critical insights.

  • Equip your team with the ability to take theory into practice – members openly exchange real experiences in a trusted environment where the whole team can learn practical skills
  • Reduce costs and reliance on consultants - members receive independent and reliable information as the Forum is sales and vendor free
  • Accelerate your projects – our members all face similar challenges and you can improve your progress based on their experiences
  • Develop and retain your talent – our programme is designed to be accessible to the whole team, providing comprehensive events and an extensive library of resources
  • Benchmark against the best – our members are large, successful corporate organisations who can connect you with solutions, ideas and that crucial external perspective.

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Steering Groups & Special Interest Groups

Information & Resource Library

Business Introductions & Networking

Q&A Service

Making a Difference

"The Forum provides relevant information from other members that is timely and useful. My recent experience of the Q and A service has been incredibly valuable in support of our long-term strategic approach to business partnerships."
Service Level Manager, Novae

"The people that you speak to at events face similar challenges to you but maybe they're six months ahead. Their valuable insight will make your journey easier and enable cost savings."
Information Architect, Government Agency

"Just wanted to say thanks; another great day where I have come out with more knowledge than I entered with. I have never not found a day interesting"
IT Support Manager, PR and Marketing Industry

"l really did enjoy the summit. The expertise of attendees, the scope and depth of knowledge was great"
Systems Engineer, Central Government

"[The event] saved us £50,000, which we would have paid a consultant to tell us the same things"
Strategy Manager, Defence and Aerospace Industry

"The workshop validated the marketplace for supplier apps; participants were of a uniformly high standard; personally, I value highly the ethos of The Forum in the fact that it is supplier independent"
Development Officer, Local Government

"I have some key action/discussion points to take back to the business that will save us time and money"
Senior Analyst, Pharmaceutical Industry

"We were interested in developing our service solution and the Forum has helped us, by introducing us to a user of item models"
Project Officer, Charity Trust

"The Corporate IT Forum is a fantastic level check, free of vendor sell and consultancy hype. I like the open sharing of experience"
Head of Global Strategy & Architecture, Defence and Aerospace Industry

"[This is the] first time I've been in a room with so many business analysts, and a great opportunity to compare experiences across the discipline. [The] quality of conversation was also much higher than when on a training course." Business Analyst, Engineering Industry

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