Serving on the branch committee can be fun and rewarding. If you would like to help shape our future, please contact any member of the team to discuss your interest without obligation or commitment.

There are no interviews or intimidating questions.

Bob Harvey

After graduating in mathematics, Bob worked in IT, mainly at Unilever, EDS and then as IS Director at Barnardos. He has been a member of BCS throughout his career. Since retiring he has lead the Ethics Group and Carbon Footprint Working Group, been on the Advisory Council, chaired the Council Development Group, been a member of Prof Board, been a Council elected Trustee and is now a BCS Past President and member of Nominations Committee.


Harold Cloutt


Meetings Officer
Blay Whitby

Blay is a technology ethicist, philosopher and lecturer, specialising in computer science, artificial intelligence and robotics. He is concerned with the importance of widening engagement in science and increasing levels of debate in ethical issues, and is a member of the BCS Strategic Ethics Forum.

Inclusion Officer
Brian Hitchen

Committee members

  • Matthew Bellringer