Speaker profile

Dr Phil Richards

Chief Innovation Officer
JISC (Confirmed)

Phil has a first degree in physics and doctorate in nuclear structure physics (with experiments undertaken at CERN) from University of Oxford. His early career was in e-learning, with roles at Cardiff University, University of Hull and King’s College London. He then transitioned into senior management, with positions at Aberystwyth University, University of Plymouth and most recently Director of IT at Loughborough University.

Phil is responsible for developing new national Jisc services including data & analytics, research data and repositories, AR/VR, and AI-driven next-generation digital learning.

Agenda sessions

DAY 2 - April 4, 2019

  • TECHNOLOGY AND EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES