There are four workshops in the IMS suite.
There are four workshops in the IMS suite:
1. Problem Definition Workshop
Successful investments are a considered reaction to an identified or emerging problem. This workshop focuses on:
The output of this workshop is the first version of an Investment Logic Map (ILM) with the problems and benefits defined.
The Investment Logic Map – Initiative is for single investments
IMS Example Noojee ILM (PPTX 72kb)
IMS Example Port ILM (PPTX 73kb)
The Investment Logic Map – Program is for a program of new investments. Examples are currently under development and will be published shortly.
The Investment Logic Map – Organisational is for single investments. Examples are currently under development and will be published shortly.
2. Benefit Definition Workshop
Investments are often shaped with little understanding of the benefits expected to be produced. This workshop will:
The output of this workshop is a Benefit Management Plan (BMP) made up of a Benefit Map and Benefit Profile.
The Benefit Map
IMS Example Noojee BM (PPTX 77kb)
IMS Example Port BM (PPTX 70kb)
The Benefit Management Plan
IMS Example Noojee BMP (DOCX 75kb)
IMS Example Port BMP (DOCX 74kb)
Benefits Definition Checklist
IMS Benefit Definition Checklist (PPTX 88kb)
3. Response Definition Workshop
Business cases for new investments often fail to consider the full range of things that Government can do to address the identified problem. This workshop will:
The output of this workshop is a Response Options Analysis Report (ROAR).
The Response Options Analysis Report
IMS Example Noojee ROAR Worksheet (XLSM 81kb)
IMS Example Port ROAR Worksheet (XLSM 100kb)
IMS Example Noojee ROAR Report (DOCX 32kb)
IMS Example Port ROAR Report (DOCX 35kb)
4. Solution Definition Workshop
This workshop ensures that attendees develop a solution that is consistent with the foundations established in previous workshops. This workshop will:
The output of this workshop is an Investment Concept Brief (ICB).
The Investment Concept Brief
IMS Example Noojee ICB (DOCX 47kb)
IMS Example Port ICB (DOCX 48kb)