Director of Government Innovation
Eddie Copeland is Director of Government Innovation at Nesta, the innovation foundation. He leads the organisation’s work helping government and public sector organisations to improve public services and citizen engagement through smarter use of people, data and technology. Previously he was Head of Technology Policy at Policy Exchange, a think tank. He is the author of seven reports on government use of technology and data, and a book on UK think tanks.
He is also a member of the Smart London Board, a group that advises the Mayor of London on how London can harness digital technology and data for the benefit of those who live and work in the capital. @EddieACopeland