Be part of the next Top Talent training cohort in Essex on 24 and 25 June

Northern Ireland

Virtual (Teams)

This event has now ended.

Date & time

  1. 11 May 2022 09:30 - 11:30



Theme: Service Design & Transformation

Our meetings can be face-to-face (with refreshments provided) or virtual (bring your own refreshments) and will be focused on Socitm’s policy themes. Within these themed meetings your regional committee is free to create an agenda that works best for you and your regional colleagues. If there’s something you would like to discuss or investigate with like-minded peers just let us know on and we will co-ordinate that with and for you.


  1. 09:30 Welcome and Introduction

    Paul Reihill, Chair

  2. 09:40 Socitm update

    Dave Sanderson & Alison Templeton, Socitm

  3. 10:00 Driving innovation in public sector through the Microsoft Power Platform

    Laura Cattano, Business Applications Specialist, Microsoft

  4. 10:20 Partnering with The Appeals Service to revolutionise their case management system

    Bruce Tinsley, Civica

  5. 10:40 The enabling ecosystem

    Malcolm Beattie, NICS iLab & Mark Bennett

  6. 11:10 Q&A


  7. 11:20 Regional update

    Paul Reihill, Chair

  8. 11:30 Close



  • Paul Reihill Programme Delivery Manager, Department of Finance

Who can join our events?

Our events are open to everyone and relevant to all levels of staff, from new joiners right through to senior executives. This creates a vibrant mix which promotes innovation, sharing of best practice and drives the modernisation of public services.

Attendance is included in our membership and partnership packages. A fee may apply for non-members. Please see individual event registration details for more information.

Contact us to discuss your options.

Public sector – contact Poppy Whelan.

Private sector – contact Aimie Francis.