Bristol Futures Global

Bristol is the UK #1 Smart City and is our home.  We formed Bristol Futures Global in 2016 following successful senior roles in Bristol City Council, leading work on Smart Cities, Environmental Sustainability, Resilience, Digital Innovation and International Affairs. We are expert in bringing together these exciting agendas to form new, forward thinking opportunities for cities and regions, universities, businesses and communities.

Our Expertise:

  • Cutting edge knowledge of Smart and Sustainable Cities
  • Strategy development
  • Creative thinking and idea generation
  • Virtual and physical working
  • Stakeholder engagement, collaboration, co-design
  • Building and leading effective cross-sector partnerships
  • Business planning and development
  • Funding bid preparation
  • Programme management
  • Research and Analysis
  • Evaluation 
  • Meaningful communication and fearless public speaking
  • Strong and diverse networks
  • Understanding of public & private sectors
  • Local and global perspectives 


For testimonials about our work click HERE

Example Projects:

  • The Civic University: University of the West of England (UWE) commissioned research into their experience of being a civic university to identify barriers and opportunities to increase future impact. Contact us for a copy of the Connecting UWE Report
  • Digital Placemaking: using digital technology and creative solutions to improve or enhance the public experience of place. Read more HERE
  • 5G Testbed: working with the West of England Combined Authority and University of Bristol, to manage the development and subsequent use of a 5G R&D Testbed connecting Bristol and Bath. Read more HERE