Socitm | The Society of IT Management

Membership

Member Benefits

Overview

Socitm membership:

  • Supports the professional development of individual members
  • Provides the opportunity for peer networking and support
  • Extends the voice of members through thought leadership, reach and influence
  • Provides research and peer comparison to enable improvement
  • and enhances the capacity and expertise of IT leadership in members' organisations

Details

Benefits

Member engagement and communication

We aim to communicate in a targeted and convenient way with our members and we are doing it through:

  • Members' magazine ‘In Our View’ to keep you up to date on developments, issues and Socitm activity

  • Socitm App (iOS, Android, HTML5) to provide alerts and information a busy professional will need on the move

  • Monthly broadcasts to keep you up to date with what’s happening and targeted narrowcasts for your specific interests

  • Socitm Knowledge Hub Network for visibility of Socitm activity 

  • Twitter account @socitm with over 4,000 followers, with daily tweets of Socitm activity and related news

  • Socitm LinkedIn group to provide for discussion on current issues

 

Member Benefits

All member benefits are driven through four key areas and realised by the services provided in each area.

A description of benefits is given below but details of all services are available here.

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Professional development
Senior level professional coaching services.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Access to our thriving Knowledge Hub forum to discuss all aspects of IT/Digital leadership.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Top Talent, our leadership development programme.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Free legal advice from Socitm’s technology law specialist Simon Halberstam.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
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Member discounts on leadership workshops, tailored to a specific programme or project within your organisation.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Peer support 
Regional meetings, held approx. quarterly, give members the opportunity to network and share knowledge with local colleagues.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Member discounts on tickets to our three major conferences (Free ticket in Corporate Membership) every year (Spring, Annual and Scottish), with influential speakers, supplier solutions, and discussions on the latest issues.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Members' Directory allows you to find and connect with members from specific organisations or with specific skills.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Socitm Network on KnowledgeHub provides a platform to collaborate with other members, share solutions, discuss issues and engage with Socitm activities.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Regional briefings for supplier members, focussed on understanding public sector issues and networking with peers.Not available at this level of subscriptionNot available at this level of subscriptionIncluded in packaged subscription price
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Free thought leadership sessions for members in the voluntary sector.Not available at this level of subscriptionIncluded in packaged subscription priceNot available at this level of subscription
Policy & influence
Socitm's international relationships with organisations such as LOLA, Major Cities of Europe IT Users Group, V-ict-or and Citadel on the Move mean members are provided with counterpart comparisons to identify potential improvement opportunities.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Socitm's relationships withorganisations such as SOLACE, LGA and the Cabinet Office mean members are represented at every level.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Influence at the Local CIO Council (LCIOC) through Socitm's involvement, with each regional meeting represented.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceAvailable to purchase as listed per item price SPP
Shape your regional meeting and our society by being a member of your regional steering group and taking a place in the Members' Advisory Council.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price

Policy briefingskeeping members informed of the latest Socitm thinking on current issues.

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Members' Directory to include governance roles, allowing members to seek out those with the knowledge and influence to help.

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Newsletter keeping members updated of activity within Socitm and across the sector.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Research & Improvement
Preferential prices on our Insight programme (included in Corporate Membership), researching topical issues related to IT management and policy in the public sector.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Participate in Socitm's influential IT Trends research and gain access to the results.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Member discount on targeted, bespoke research within the scope of Socitm's remit, drawing on our expertise and experience.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Member discounts on Socitm Assessment Services (SAS), Socitm's set of convenient online tools to rapidly measure your service quality and cost, and your organisation's IT and digital maturity.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Member discounts on Socitm Improve, providing the essential data and peer comparisons that members need to improve and transform service delivery and customer satisfaction.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Members only e-broadcasts, providing regular updates on key issues and developments as they happen.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Publicationsgiving members invaluable information on IT and digital issues.Included in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription priceIncluded in packaged subscription price
Through our Advisory consultancy Socitm provides an extension to senior management capacity and expertise for solutions to challenges.Available to purchase as listed per item priceAvailable to purchase as listed per item priceAvailable to purchase as listed per item price

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Not available at this level of subscriptionNot available for this sector

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Full list of member services

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