Making IT good for society

Date/Time:
21 September 2016, 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Venue:
University of Sunderland, Room 108, David Goldman Informatics Centre, St Peters Campus, Sunderland, SR6 0DD.

Cost:
Free of charge for BCS Members and non-members

Speaker:
Paul Fletcher, CEO, BCS

Event description:

Paul’s looking forward to joining North East branch members to provide an update on BCS strategy, ‘making IT good for society’ and the major undertakings currently underway with the BCS. Following a brief presentation, Paul will be delighted to hold a Q&A session on BCS activities.

Paul is the Group Chief Executive Officer and a Fellow of BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT. Paul joined BCS in 2014 after ten years at RM Education where he was an Executive Director and Group Managing Director of the Education Technology Division.

Prior to RM, Paul held senior management consultancy roles with A.T. Kearney and KPMG. He started his career in the Aerospace Industry. Paul is passionate about the role of IT in education and society as a whole. Paul is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program.