SARAH TOY - RESEARCH DIRECTORSarah.Toy@bristolfutures.global
Sarah is an experienced research manager, social innovator chartered civil engineer with 27 years’ experience working in the public, private, not-for-profit and academic sectors in the UK and internationally. Sarah was Bristol’s Chief Resilience Officer (CRO), part of the 100 Resilient Cities global network.
Ruth is a qualified PRINCE 2 project manager who has extensive experience of major digital innovation and ICT projects in Bristol. Ruth’s experience includes, Bristol is Open, Engine Shed and Education IT. Ruth is managing the 5G Smart Tourism project for the West of England Combined Authority..
HELEN BREAM - SENIOR PROGRAMME MANAGER Helen@bristolfutures.global
Helen has gained a wealth of experience across many sectors including ICT consultancy, local government, local, national and European bids and programme management. Helen programme managed the Super Connected Cities programme on behalf of Bristol City Council, a high profile programme consisting of five projects with a value in excess of £11m - of which Bristol Is Open was born. As an experienced Prince2 project manager, MSP Programme Manager and a Member of the Chartered Management Institute, Helen has an in depth knowledge of technologies and infrastructure supporting Smart Cities development. Helen is working for BFG on a variety of 5G projects and bids.
SUZANNE WILSON - ASSOCIATE CONSULTANT
With experience in local and national government , Suzanne Wilson is experienced at research, innovation and smart city policy development and implementation. As Bristol City Council’s City Innovation Manager, Suzanne spoke at key national events and addressed several international delegations regarding smart cities. She supported inward investment, and led successful grant applications as well as delivered major smart city projects in the fields of data, energy and mobility. She is interested in supporting change in communities, organisations, sectors and cities; and how technology can support people in urban environments to live healthy, sustainable, flourishing lives.