The Array Festival is back for a second year and the focus is definitely on recovery and levelling up. In fact, we’re so keen to focus on these themes that our opening Keynote speaker is someone whose inspiring outlook is aligned closely with these subjects.
Elizabeth has over 30 years’ experience working at executive leadership level, heading & advising on complex change and digital transformation programmes for globally recognised and respected organisations.
Elizabeth holds a variety of high profile industry representative roles including; Member of the UK Govt. Cabinet Office Small & Medium Business Panel, Chair of the Culture & Capability Working Group and Member of the Public Sector Procurement Innovation Panel, where she champions the creation of a diverse, innovative and competitive supplier marketplace.
Elizabeth is a UK Govt. Department for International Trade (DIT) Northern Powerhouse Export Champion, a Bank of England Agent, and ScaleUp Institute ‘Access to Markets & Finance’ Committee Member. Most recently, Elizabeth was appointed to the International Trade Policy Advisory Panel supporting the official negotiation teams of both nations on the Australian-UK Free Trade Agreement.
A women in tech pioneer, she was the first person to be an elected Director at leading technology trade associations in both the UK and Australia with techUK, where she was a Main Board Member for 8 years and serving two terms as National Deputy Chair of the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA).
Elizabeth holds a variety of high-profile industry representative roles, and in the October 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours, Elizabeth was awarded the title: Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for Services to International Trade and Digital Transformation.
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