Adopting a New Style of Project Management and Initiation (Part 2)

Part 2 Everything starts with a PID…!

In the first part of this blog we looked at the reasons why projects fail and the process that we have adopted to try and ensure that this did not happen with our own projects at Havering Sixth Form College. In this part we will look at the process that we go through to get a project from an idea to being agreed and adopted by the College Executive.

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Event Report: UCISA London Group meeting on 22nd November 2017

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Changes to Information Security Practice – Paula Vickers, Middlesex University
  3. A Journey to Cloud Document Management – Ben Henderson, LondonMet
  4. Facilitated discussion on staff shared folders, user drives and remote access – Bernard Aghedo, UCISA
  5. Moving to a fully hosted cloud telephone system – Roberto Volo, Kingston & Sutton Educational Partnership (KSEP)
  6. Conclusion

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UCISA18 Conference notes


I attended the UCISA18 Leadership Conference in Bournemouth from 7th – 9th March 2018, on behalf of LMN. I have attended many UCISA annual conferences since 1998 in a variety of different roles; this was my second conference since retiring from active duty as a service director, giving me a different perspective on the events. From the point of view of LMN, I was interested to see sector trends of relevance to our members; to get some feedback on the operation of the UCISA London Group; and to see whether our push to encourage FE and Sixth Form Colleges to join UCISA was visible in the conference.

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