Rubi Kaur FBCS
Solutions Architect at Vodafone Group & Trustee of the Chartered Institute for IT.@rubiredblue
Keynote: Is This the Age of Digital Enlightenment?
Rubi Kaur is a Senior Solutions Architect at Vodafone Group for Enterprise new product development. She has over 20 years industry managerial and technical lead experience from previous roles at BT, O2 and the UK Government. In 2012 Rubi led her team to win the UK Business Green IT Team of the year and the UK Government Treasury Finance Award for Sustainability. Rubi is a Fellow of the BCS (The British Computer Society – the Chartered Institute for IT). As a Trustee and advisory Council member to the British Computer Society Rubi works to ensure “Tech is Good for Society” so that the ethical and societal impacts of Technology are understood whilst ensuring the Tech profession is forever inclusive, diverse and progressive in a modern digital world. In 2016 Rubi was on the Judges panel for the judging the Computer Weekly's Most Influential Women in UK IT awards.
In the opening keynote, Rubi will look into the journey from the old tech (analogue) world to the new tech world of the digital creative industries. She will highlight the need for creativity, collaboration and ideation to fuel the digital enlightenment age. Rubi will also explore the impact our technology has on empowering a better connected society and the need for passion and ethics in our digital world.