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

Yorkshire & Humber

Local meetingVirtual (Teams)

This event has now ended.

Date & time

  1. 8 February 2023 10:00 - 12:00



Theme: Leadership, Diversity & Skills

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. 10:00 Welcome & Introductions

    Iftaz Hussain, Vice Chair

  2. 10:10 Executive partner

    Software One

  3. 10:30 Placement programmes supporting the recruitment challenge

    Roy Christian, Bradford University

  4. 10:50 Socitm update

    Dave Sanderson, Socitm & Georgia Thwaites and Emma Leeming, Socitm Advisory 

  5. 11:10 IT Service Management journey

    Silas Holland, North Yorkshire

  6. 11:30 Socitm Improve

    Matthew Fraser, Socitm

  7. 11:50 Q&A


  8. 12:00 Close

    Iftaz Hussain, Chair

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.