Join the Scottish Wide Area Network (SWAN) Authority and Capita for an unmissable event. Gain greater insight into the major successes of SWAN and find out about the key benefits of membership.
The Scottish Wide Area Network (SWAN)is one of the most significant single public sector ICT initiatives ever undertaken in Scotland. The programme was set up to establish a single shared network and common ICT infrastructure across Scotland’s entire public sector. So far more than 6,000 sites have been connected, including schools, hospitals, GP surgeries, pharmacists and local council offices. SWAN is bringing reduced costs, improved service and the ability to share data across organisations, fostering co-operative working. NHS National Services Scotland acts as the contract lead and SWAN Authority.
About the event
We will share with you examples of how SWAN has benefitted the public sector and citizens across Scotland and the innovations that are being achieved. You will hear about the latest advancements we’re making in delivering IoT solutions; hear from SWAN Authority, Capita and customer representatives about the benefits you can derive from membership; and discover more about the portfolio of core and Value-Added services that are available to your organisation once you are a member; all whilst having the valuable opportunity to meet and network with like-minded organisations and peers.
Where & when
Tuesday 8th October
Highlands and Islands Enterprise, An Lòchran 10 Inverness Campus, Inverness, IV2 5NA
Click here to register for the Northern event
Tuesday 22nd October *VENUE CHANGE*
Due to high demand this event has been moved to DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Strathclyde, Bellshill, ML4 3JQ
Click here to register for the Central belt event
09:30 Registration and refreshments
10.00 Introduction & SWAN update; benefits for members – SWAN Authority
10.15 Customer story
10.30 SWAN vision – Scottish Government
10.45 The latest SWAN innovations; Value-Added Services – SWAN Authority
11.30 Fibre network enablement – customer story
12.30 Lunch & breakouts
14.00 IoT solutions – Capita
15.00 Q&A and Close
Places are limited and are on a first come, first served basis. Register here today.
We hope you can join us for what promises to be an insightful event into the benefits of the SWAN network. Click on the locations to register for an event in your chosen region:
Inverness, Northern event, Tuesday 8th October
Motherwell, Central belt event, Tuesday 22nd October