Paul Vorha, Director Planning, Control & Procurement, Astellas Pharma, gave a case study presentation based on his experiences with dealing with vendors, and improving relationships with them.
Presentation (VIDEO): Severn Trent Water, Craig Cantwell
Severn Trent Water, Craig Cantwell, IT Security SpecialistCraig delivers a presentation covering Severn Trent Water's approach to security, including:
ISO27001 - adoption of principles into IT Security processes and standards
Security Culture and Challenges
IT Security Roadshows
BSI Group, Suzanne Fribbins, EMEA Product Marketing Manager'Introduction to ISO/IEC 27001:2013'
Giulio Tedeschi, IT Operations Director, Amey plc, discussed his experiences of gaining budgetary responsibilities at his organisation.
Garry Lenghtorn, Director of IT Services, delivered a presentation based on his personal experience:
When I entered IT many moons ago, I did not contemplate that I would be managing a significant annual financial spend, be a role model for a key business function, a good negotiator and someone who can work effectively with their peers across all business areas. With senior management comes many new responsibilities that you may not quite be ready for yet. In this session, I shared my own per...
SoftwareONE'Customer Use Cases to Improve Software Contract Management and Strategic Approaches to Reduce Software Spend'SoftwareONE's customers share their experiences and insight on how they address the challenges of procuring software and effectively managing the contracts. The keynote session also highlights how aligning two frequently siloed disciplines - software procurement and IT strategy - can help organisations further reduce software spend.
Essex County Council, Richard Moore, Business Officer - Service TransitionRichard delivers a case study on Essex County Council's implementation of a Software Asset Management tool and managed service to enable licence compliance and licence re-harvesting.
Marc Wynn, Business Solutions Manager (Lead Manager), Anglian Water, presented a case study based on his experiences of an ITL Process map, Service Transition aims and purpose, process relationships, quality qates and key responsibilities of each function along with the processes they manage.
Central Bedfordshire Council, Ian Smith, Business and Commissioning ManagerIan focuses on the challenges of bringing three authorities/organisations into one and then the work undertaken to move to compliance. Ian also addresses Central Bedfordshire Council's experiences with Oracle and Microsoft, which is a current focus.
ITAMS, Hugh Skingley, Senior Consultant'SAM as a Managed Service'
When and where to use Managed Services for licence management
Key metrics for measuring performance
Managing your relationship with your outsourcer
Managed service contracts and mitigating risks
Rob Palfreman, Head of Applications & Architecture, NEC Group, discussed their application estate, the approach, benefits and obsacles towards rationalising their applications.
Representatives from Network Rail gave a case study telling the story of their Mobile App development, design and its end-to end lifecycle.