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A summary of the SIMP projects for 2020 onwards

SIMP is a multi-year phased implementation programme, which aims to ensure that maximum benefit is gained from Banner to underpin processes to support academic and student lifecycle administration.

A College-wide strategic view of student administration is being taken with Faculty Programme governance members in order to define the SIMP delivery roadmap. Central to the discussions are consideration for strategic alignment, resource availability, benefits and the College’s capacity to absorb the identified change.

With the advent of COVID-19, the scope of the Programme’s agreed set of prioritised College requirements has not changed, however, we are currently working with the Silver Incident Management Group to review delivery over the next 6 months to ensure best use of resources and recognising wider ICT priorities for the College response at this time.

Our current planning for the delivery of College-wide prioritised projects for 2020 is outlined as follows:

2020 Projects RoadmapPlanning for the delivery of projects for 2021 and beyond is underway, with the following projects prioritised as realising maximum benefit across the College. There may be changes to the project delivery timelines for us to work through over the coming months as the impact of prioritising resources for the College response becomes clearer, and we will outline these in more detail in due course.

2021 Project Roadmap