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Published: Thursday, 22 July 2010

pioneering North East smartcard research supporting disabled users makes it to International Standard

Research and developments led by North East pioneers makes it to International Standard

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 21 July 2010

Who'd want to work in Software? from Sunderland Software City @sunsoftcity

www.youtube.comv=u_mVmYwMzww An animation (produced in the North East) promoting careers in software and development to secondaryschool students...

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 14 July 2010

Councils to save millions by putting job vacancies online

From the North eastregionalImprovement and Efficiency partnership Councils to save millions by putting job vacancies online Councils across England are collaborating to advertise jobs through an...

Graham Jordan
Published: Tuesday, 6 July 2010

Re: job vacancy data sharing standards - subset of HR-XML

see also www.twict.gov.uk

Graham Jordan

job vacancy data sharing standards - subset of HR-XML

In 2006, TWICT was part of the JoinedupJobs project, funded by the North East Centre of Excellence, which went on to become the Improvement and Efficiency Partnership.

Graham Jordan
Published: Monday, 5 July 2010

seeking local Cloud case study

The theme of September's SOCITM NE meeting is Cloud Computing and the PSN (Public Sector Network).

Graham Jordan
Published: Friday, 25 June 2010

TWICT website updated

Check out our revised website at www.twict.gov.uk.

Graham Jordan
Published: Monday, 7 June 2010

#tdc10 Tweets/Blogs/Articles on Thinking Digital 2010, the North East's annual international technology & ideas conference

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Graham Jordan
Published: Friday, 4 June 2010

Secret Millionaire headlines latest Girl Geeks event | Sunderland Software City

www.sunderlandsoftwarecity.com

Graham Jordan

The Future of Broadband: In case you missed it! | Sunderland Software City

www.sunderlandsoftwarecity.com

Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 20 May 2010

Gateshead Digital Summer

There's less than a week to go until www.gatesheaddigitalsummer.com kicks off with the www.thinkingdigital.co.uk conference.

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 28 April 2010

Come along (free) to The Future of Broadband event to be informed, inspired and take a glimpse into the future!

Broadband is the Future - use it to improve your business! Does your business really use current generation broadband to best effect?

Graham Jordan
Published: Friday, 12 March 2010

Annual General Meeting 2010

The Partners of the Tyne and Wear ICT Partnership met yesterday (11th March) for its first AGM under its renewed Partnership Agreement.

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2010

Connect to your council : Directgov

An easy to use one stop shop for a vast range of council services. Select the service you want, drop in the postcode etc and away you go. mycouncil.direct.gov.uk

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 3 March 2010

Council Launches Grant for Business Broadband

www.gateshead.gov.uk

Graham Jordan
Published: Monday, 1 March 2010

Gateshead Digital Summer

Gateshead Digital Summer Gateshead is fast becoming a centre of creativity and digital excellence.

Graham Jordan
Published: Tuesday, 9 February 2010

How can Universities and Business work together to produce more “industry ready” graduates to ensure the growth of the digital s

From Codeworks Connect February’s Think and a Drink gives you the chance to exercise your vocal chords in an age old debate… How can Universities and Business work together to produce more...

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 3 February 2010

Sunderland works (receives £10 million pounds from Microsoft)

Sunderland have won a multi-million pound package of IT training designed to get people into work after the city scooped first prize in a competition organised by computer giants Microsoft.

Graham Jordan
Published: Monday, 1 February 2010

What is Cloud Computing?

A question that is frequently asked by people outside and inside the technology industry.

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 27 January 2010

Introducing SuperMondays

Super Mondays is a strong and vibrant community of IT enthusiasts based in The North East of England. It meets once a month for a range of group meetings and some unstructured discussions.

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 23 December 2009

FREE ICT news roundup

Many public sector ICT workers in the North East subscribe to our FREE email news roundup - TWICT Exchange. This has been updated with new feeds from BCS Newcastle, Local Gov Camp and Supermondays.

Graham Jordan
Published: Monday, 16 November 2009

Re: Community ICT Conference and Barcamp return to North East

Please note: venue changed to Stadium of Light

Graham Jordan
Published: Friday, 6 November 2009

Community ICT Conference and Barcamp return to North East

Sunderland City Council is pleased to announce the dates for its third annual conference on digital inclusion, which explores how technology can bridge the digital divide and promote social inclusion.

Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 5 November 2009

IT in the Community 2009

Venue Stadium of Light, Sunderland

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 21 October 2009

TWICT giving access to virtual meeting and conferencing tools for North East Public Sector

TWICT is providing a portal for North East public sector ICT workers to online desktop virtual team /​ meeting and conferencing solutions provided by Sunderland Digital Challenge.

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 1 July 2009

TWICT Groups

Here is a list of TWICT groups that are open to public sector employees in the North East of England.

Graham Jordan
Published: Monday, 29 June 2009

transport and internet experts discuss impact of digital economy on future transport research

Last Thursday, 70 transport and internet experts gathered at Hoults Yard in Newcastle to discuss how the digital economy and internet trends will impact on whether and how we travel in the future.

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 10 June 2009

How might online technologies influence how we travel in the future?

Where do you think you’re going?

Graham Jordan
Published: Tuesday, 24 March 2009

2009/2010 Work Programme

The following work programme was agreed at the March meeting New Projects Digital Inclusion · Assist Digital Challenge with Programme Level ‘How To’ and ‘Lessons Learned’ · Develop a...

Graham Jordan

Chair’s Review of 2008/2009

At the March 09 meeting, Roy Sheehan summarised activities and themes over the past year.

Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 5 March 2009

CloudCamp comes to the North East

Following the success of previous events in London and the US, CloudCamp is coming to Newcastle upon Tyne on Tuesday 24 March 2009. This unconference is a free event - even the beer and pizza is free!

Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 26 February 2009

Partnership Board Meetings 2009-10

12 March 2009 Strategic Meeting

Graham Jordan

Community Maps: Digital and Social Geographies of Great Britain

A potentially useful resource from CLG…. Placing data on a map in a clear visual format simplifies decision-making about a local place.

Graham Jordan

Community Broadband Roadshow North East: Gateshead 18 March

www.broadband.coop NextGen Roadshows

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 4 February 2009

2009 Politics Online conference in Washington D.C

Work in the Public Sector? Fancy winning a trip to the 2009 Politics Online conference in Washington D.C?

Graham Jordan

February meeting

Please note that the February Partnership board meeting will be held on Friday 13th February at Ramside Hall in Durham, following the SOCITM NE meeting. regards Graham

Graham Jordan
Published: Monday, 5 January 2009

Tyne & Wear ICT Partnership Meeting 8th January 2009

The next meeting of the Tyne and Wear ICT Partnership (TWICT) will be held at 10am on Thursday 8th January in a Committee Room at Gateshead Civic Centre.

Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 27 November 2008

Government Barcamp Saturday 31st January 2009

Government barcamp – the sequel The next Government BarCamp will be held on Saturday 31st January 2009 - location TBC - see above link for details, or www.barcamp.org .

Graham Jordan
Published: Friday, 21 November 2008

From the November Board Meeting

IT Professionalism

Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 6 November 2008

Tyne and Wear ICT Partnership meeting 13th November 2008

The next meeting of the Tyne and Wear ICT Partnership (TWICT) will be held at 10am on Thursday 13th November in a Committee Room at Gateshead Civic Centre.

Graham Jordan
Published: Monday, 13 October 2008

Conference Notification: IT in the Community: The Importance of t he Use of Digital Technology and Innovation to Promote Soci...

Please find attached details of a conference being organised by colleagues in Sunderland.

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 1 October 2008

Partnership Board Meeting dates

Forthcoming Meetings:

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 17 September 2008

from the September TWICT Partnership Board meeting

Matters discussed included: an update on the study into sharing data centre capacity interactive digital TV community video news and events on TV, mobiles and low cost screens in the community the...

Graham Jordan
Published: Tuesday, 16 September 2008

Sunderland Software City

Sunderland Software City is a major regional project to create a sustainable and globally competitive software industry in the North East of England.

Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 24 July 2008

From the July TWICT meeting...

Matters discussed included: sharing data centre capacity workforce planning strategy development Regional Improvement and Efficiency Partnership print rationalisation broadband take-up in the...

Graham Jordan
Published: Tuesday, 1 July 2008

New to Download: Social & Digital Inclusion Video

A video about "Using digital technology to tackle social exclusion" that was produced by the DCLG - Digital Inclusion Team.

AMP
Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 15 May 2008

Excellent Partnerships in the North East 2008

A drop in event held over two days for people working in a partnership setting Organised by: ABOUT VENUE REGISTER Excellent Partnerships in the North East 2008 Date: 17th & 18th June, 2008 Location...

Graham Jordan
Published: Thursday, 1 May 2008

recent additions / changes to www.twict.gov.uk

The following have been added to /​ changed on www.twict.gov.uk

Graham Jordan
Published: Wednesday, 30 April 2008

news from April TWICT meeting

This was TWICT's 'AGM'. The following key decisions were made: It was agreed that the following initiatives be taken forward as the first draft work programme for 08/​09: It was noted that their was...

Graham Jordan

Chair’s Review of 2007/8

Roy Sheehan gave an overview of Partnership activities in the past year.

Graham Jordan