Design how best to openly communicate how Catalyst is evolving and how people can get involved.
This is also an open experiment in decentralisation that can help inform future Catalyst strategy/model/ways of working.
Agencies for Good Slack
Define the purpose, identity, audience & next steps of the Slack space used by digital agencies/ consultants to connect & share.
Network Meetup group
Design monthly sharing and networking events with and for digital partners
Collective conversations on Development briefs
Digital partners come together to share knowledge and insight around the themes of 1 or 2 Catalyst-funded ‘Development 2D’ projects. Projects will only be confirmed the week before.
UK Tech for Good Network (now launched)
Build a community of organisers across the UK and Ireland supporting each other to fuel the tech for good movement
Stewards for the next phase of Catalyst
Initially in the first phase (until new dedicated team is in place), act as a recruitment steering committee, in collaboration with the Network Engagement Working Group.
One new team is in place, stewards will support, advise and connect them with the network and key stakeholders.
Collectively identify priorities for maintaining continuation and momentum of core Catalyst services for the next 12 months, to inform and design conversations with founding funders.
LERP: Learning, evaluation, research practices
Establish a learning group/network to explore and understand what LERP we currently do/share across Catalyst and how, and design an approach for embedding individual and collective LERP.