Lancashire IT Forum 23rd January 2018



23rd January 2018


Lancashire IT Forum
11.30am - 2pm

The Lancashire IT Forum is not designed for IT service and solution providers. This forum is specifically designed to support growing businesses and owner managers (who may not have internal technical teams) understand the importance of implementing the right IT systems and infrastructure within their company. The IT forum is supported by Affilius Group, IT specialists and we reserve the right to cancel other businesses that operate in a similar field.


* Buffet Lunch & Networking (11.30am to 12.00pm)

* Welcome and General Introduction (12.00pm)

* Nadeem Memon, Finance & IT Manager – Panaz Ltd 
How implementing the right IT infrastructure contributes to business growth.  

* G Suite (Google) Vs Microsoft – Which is right for your business?

~ Chris Bates-Keegan, Managing Director from Lighten Ltd will show how G Suite can dramatically simplify business IT requirements while simultaneously delivering a predictable, easy to understand licensing model.

~ Richard Alford, Managing Director from Black Bear IT Solutions Ltd explains the reason why you need Microsoft to effectively run your business

* Andrew Dewhurst, Managing Director – Affilius Group, Ltd 
IT Download Ltd 
Andrew will conclude the forum with a brief discussion of current topics relating to technology and share key tips to help you improve your business performance.

* Any Other Business 

* Next Forum – 9th May 2018

IT Free Support Clinic - from 2.00pm, members of Affilius Group and our guest speakers will be available to answer any individual questions or queries you may have in relation to your organisation.

This forum is free of charge and includes a buffet lunch

The forum content is based on your requirements so suggestions for future topics are always welcome to



Stanley House,

Further Lane,







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Amy King - 01254 291281