SWAN Smart, Connected Scotland Roadshow: Inverness Event

Enabling Scotland’s Digital Transformation

Highlands and Islands Enterprise, An Lochran, 10 Inverness Campus, Inverness

Attendance free for public sector bodies.

Reserve your place on Eventbrite here.

Join the Scottish Wide Area Network (SWAN) Authority and Capita for an event to gain a greater insight into the major successes of SWAN that have been delivered to date and the benefits of membership. We’ll be holding regional events at locations in the north and central belt, sharing examples of how SWAN is benefiting the public sector and citizens across Scotland and the innovations that are being achieved.

You will have the opportunity to hear directly from some of the members that are realising benefits from the framework and from Scottish Government representatives about their vision for the network. You’ll also discover the latest advancements in IoT solutions from Capita, core services that are provided across the network, the current initiatives underway and about fibre network enablement, all whilst having the chance to meet and network with like-minded organisations and peers.

The Agenda

09:30am: Registration and refreshments
10.00am: Introduction & SWAN update: benefits for members - SWAN Authority
10:15am: Customer story
10.30am: SWAN vision - Scottish Government
10:45am: The latest SWAN innovations; valued-added services - SWAN Authority
11.30am: Fibre network enablement - customer story
12.30pm: Lunch & breakouts
2.00pm: IoT solutions - Capita
3.00pm: Q&A and close

We hope you can join us for what promises to be an insightful event into the benefits of the SWAN network. Click on the locations to register for an event in your chosen region.

Attendance at these events is free and open to all SWAN members and other public sector bodies in Scotland. The SWAN Authority reserves the right to refuse admission to commercial and non-public sector bodies.

Reserve your place.

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International Healthy Streets Summit 2019

The must-attend Conference, Exhibition & Awards for policy-makers, decision-makers, budget-holders, change-makers and the full range of product and service innovators working to deliver Healthy Streets in the UK and beyond.

Delivering Healthy Streets is key to making our cities better places to walk, cycle and spend time, and for supporting social and economic activity.

Hosted by Glasgow City Council, the 3rd annual Healthy Streets conference will profile best practice case studies from those that are delivering successful Healthy Streets projects in the UK and beyond. This event will showcase the best examples of political leadership, policy, projects and programmes that are delivering Healthy Streets.

See full programme and reserve your place here

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SWAN Smart, Connected Scotland Roadshow: Motherwell Event

Enabling Scotland’s Digital Transformation

SEPA, 6 Parklands Avenue, Motherwell

Attendance free for public sector bodies.

Reserve your place on Eventbrite here.

Join the Scottish Wide Area Network (SWAN) Authority and Capita for an event to gain a greater insight into the major successes of SWAN that have been delivered to date and the benefits of membership. We’ll be holding regional events at locations in the north and central belt, sharing examples of how SWAN is benefiting the public sector and citizens across Scotland and the innovations that are being achieved.

You will have the opportunity to hear directly from some of the members that are realising benefits from the framework and from Scottish Government representatives about their vision for the network. You’ll also discover the latest advancements in IoT solutions from Capita, core services that are provided across the network, the current initiatives underway and about fibre network enablement, all whilst having the chance to meet and network with like-minded organisations and peers.

The Agenda

09:30am: Registration and refreshments 
10.00am: Introduction & SWAN update: benefits for members - SWAN Authority 
10:15am: Customer story 
10.30am: SWAN vision - Scottish Government 
10:45am: The latest SWAN innovations; valued-added services - SWAN Authority 
11.30am: Fibre network enablement - customer story 
12.30pm: Lunch & breakouts 
2.00pm: IoT solutions - Capita 
3.00pm: Q&A and close

We hope you can join us for what promises to be an insightful event into the benefits of the SWAN network. Click on the locations to register for an event in your chosen region.

Attendance at these events is free and open to all SWAN members and other public sector bodies in Scotland. The SWAN Authority reserves the right to refuse admission to commercial and non-public sector bodies.

Reserve your place.

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Retailers Against Crime Glasgow Conference 2019

Retailers Against Crime is delighted to invite you to attend their Glasgow Conference in The University of Strathclyde, Technology & Innovation Centre, 99 George Street, Glasgow.

RAC's main objectives are to detect and deter crime, including acts of violence by sharing information with members and police forces including educating front line staff to prevent crime. Retail crime is an industry and has a negative effect and significant financial impact upon retail and the economy. Businesses that invest in crime reduction measures and education to deter crime will help create an environment where staff feel supported, businesses thrive and customers return.

The event will feature topics such as cybercrime, methods used by criminals, conflict management, internal fraud, counter terrorism, nationwide intelligence and more. Delegates will also have the opportunity to visit exhibits promoting and demonstrating some of the latest innovative products to assist in preventing crime.

Registration with refreshments from 08.00 hrs.

Conference commences at 09.00 hrs and ends with lunch and networking at 13.00 hrs

Register for free on Eventbrite here

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Heritage Transforming Neighbourhoods: Heritage Trust Network Annual Conference 2019

Join the Heritage Trust Network for our annual conference 2019, this year taking place in Northern Ireland!

We already have a fantastic line up of speakers and workshops that will particularly focus on how to revive your High Street or Main Street, in both rural and urban areas across the UK. We will offer advice and support as to how to revive your building using a sustainable financial model, making sure that your community will benefit for years to come. Bring your questions and queries to put to our experts, and build new relationships to boost your project.

Attendance is open to all, including HTN members, heritage trusts, community groups, business owners, local authority staff and decision makers. Join us in November to learn how we can revive our places by working together!

We are delighted to be hosted by our member organisations in Derry, Londonderry, and supported by the Architectural Heritage Fund, Derry City and Strabane District Council, along with the NI Department for Communities.

See the conference Eventbrite page for programme and booking formation. 

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Scotland's Towns Week: 18 - 24 November 2019

This year's Scotland's Towns Week will take place from 18 - 24 November 2019: our week-long celebration of the nation's towns and those who work to support Scotland's towns and city districts.

Watch this space for information on how to take part, the events schedule, and details of this year's FutureTown Design Competition.

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Sponsored By …Connecting Scotland's Towns