Birmingham Meeting 6 - B06

Monday 25 June 2018

How to Register
Meeting Details
Time/Date: Monday 25 June 2018
Location: Mac Birmingham, Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, B12 9QH
Cost: Free for Members
Includes: Refreshments & Lunch
0930-1000 Arrival & Refreshments
1000-1005 Introduction
1005-1105 Presentation: NetSupport
1105-1120 Break
1220-1230 Speed Dating
1230-1315 Member Session: Office 365 & GDPR - Practical Steps to Take
1315-1400 Lunch
1400-1500 Networking
Meeting Sponsors


Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company, leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for tens of thousands of organizations worldwide. Built with an innovative approach and highly differentiated cyberthreat prevention capabilities, our game-changing security platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization's most valuable assets. Find out more at www.paloaltonetworks.com
Centerprise have been providing a range of IT solutions to the UK public sector for 30 years. Off the back of great success helping nearly 40 schools, academies, free schools and UTCs as part of the Crown Commercial Services ICT Services for Education framework, we are joining the ANME community to provide an alternative choice for those looking for high quality IT hardware with great support.
Our value & services:
• Experienced - Over 30 years experience working with UK schools.  • Focused - Specifically focused in education and the public sector.  • Accredited for education - DfE accredited through the CCS RM1050 framework. Over 38 new schools have appointed Centerprise as their ICT partner of choice. CPC framework accredited for UK colleges and academies.  • Expanding - New round of investment in brand new midlands office based in Cannock  • Proven - Bringing strong, robust and durable devices good enough for the military at special prices for UK schools.  • Value for Money - Able to offer Apple Solutions Expert in Education pricing. Access to best pricing in the industry.  • Customised - Renatus PCs custom built in the UK - able to fully configure to individual requirements.

We support schools by giving them access to affordable technology, without compromising on quality. You can choose from a diverse portfolio of IT equipment, however if you have a specific requirement we can support you.

We understand schools have limited budgets, however with 3 Step IT we can make your IT budget go further.

You can unlock cash value in equipment you no longer need. We can value what you have and give you money for it. We collect equipment from you, data erase it to ISO 27001, 14001, 9001 standards and find it a new home. This makes it easy for you to show your accountability to GDPR compliance, whilst showing your commitment to sustainability.

The InVentry Sign in Solution manages Visitor, Staff, and Student Sign in, using a sleek and stylish touch screen interface located at the reception.

Staff have the ability to sign in via barcode, RFID card, or mobile App. Our multi-platform Apps also allow for external registration in the event of a fire, and registration for breakfast and after-school clubs using our ClubReg system.

InVentry fully integrates with most MIS – including Capita SIMS, RM Integris, CMIS, Progresso, and Bromcom. This includes late marks written back to the attendance module in permitting MIS.

ClassMark is our Classroom Registration product built for our Primary Schools. ClassMark is accessible from any device, including iPad and interactive classroom displays. The system has been designed to be as user friendly as possible, to the extent that many of our Infant schools use the system to involve their pupils in the registration process! When shown on the interactive display in the classroom, children are able to walk up and touch their own photographs before a member of staff authorises the marks to be sent back to SIMS.





Testimonials from Members & Partners

  • “Fantastic event, with interesting content and very well organised.”

    Alain Squiteri, Sales Director - InVentry

  • I thought the day was excellent. It was really good to have the companies there and invaluable for meeting and speaking with new contacts. I really hope this carries on as it was desperately needed in our field.

    Janet Cannell, Member

  • Thought it was a very good way of guaranteeing the companies time with smaller groups. People also seemed more prepared to ask questions and talk about their experiences with the products.

    Steve Daniels, Member

  • Seemed really well engaged and clearly was of value to attendees.

    Al Kingsley, Group Managing Director, NetSupport Limited

  • ANME meetings provide valuable networking - being able to talk to other professionals doing the same role and understanding their approach and their context. This is a great way to challenge what you are doing in your own setting.

    Neil Limbrick, Head of IT Strategy – Core Education Trust, Member