TWICT was formed in 2002 on the request of the Tyne and Wear Councils' Chief Executives to increase joined up working on technologies for business transformation.
Partners representation was confirmed as:
- Gateshead - Roy Sheehan (Chair)
- Newcastle - Paul Featherstone
- North Tyneside - Barry Jackson (Vice Chair)
- South Tyneside - Gordon Ditchburn
- Sunderland - Tom Baker
In addition to approving financial projections, budget, asset and risk registers, lead authority and support arrangements, financial regulations and standing orders, Partners considered the coming year's work programme.