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Event Details

  • Start Date:23rd July 2018
  • Start Time:09:30 am
  • End Date:23rd July 2018
  • End Time:13:15 pm
  • Location:Friends Meeting House Manchester 6 Mount Street Manchester M2 5NS
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Meet the commissioners & learn about supplying services to the public sector

Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and partners invite you to an information event for SMEs working in the digital sector in the Greater Manchester City Region.

a) How digital technology is helping achieve key public service outcomes

b) How digital SMEs can best work with local public services

c) How together we can build a better public digital ecosystem in Greater Manchester

Participants will be able to hear from peers and engage with partner agencies including Crown Commercial Service, Manchester Digital, GMCA and the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce.

Workshops will:

a) Have a special focus for SMEs on how to apply to become a supplier on the Crown Commercial Service DOS3 Framework

b) Give commissioners an insight into the art of the possible

c) Give examples of where digital is having an impact already

The event will be followed by a networking lunch.

Join us on the day to help shape the digital future of Greater Manchester.



9.30 - 9.45: Registration

9.45-10.00: Welcome

10.00-10.30: Describing the prize - public sector digital innovation

10.30-11.00: Making it easier for SMEs to work with the public sector

11.00-11.15: Break

11.15 – 12.15: Workshops

Commissioner workshops – Art of the Possible

Commissioners can choose from following topics:

1. Health and care outcomes and digital

2. Community Safety outcomes and digital

3. Getting your message across through digital

SME workshops – winning business

11.15-11.35: How to become a supplier on DOS3 Framework

11.35-12.15: Winning public sector business

12.15-13.15: Building our digital ecosystem in Greater Manchester

13.15: Networking lunch

15.00: Close


Full agenda details a list of key note speakers will follow your registration.

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