Prof Liz Bacon

Liz is Dean of the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Greenwich. She is also Deputy President of the BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT, Chair of the BCS Academy of Computing, and a past Chair of CPHC (Council of Professors and Heads of Computing) national committee. She is/has been involved in many professional activities during her career which include working with e-skills UK, the Science Council, Parliamentary IT Committee (PITCOM) and EQANIE (European Quality Assurance Network for Informatics Education). Liz is a Co-Director of the eCentre research group and has been involved in software engineering, e-learning, security and crisis management research for more than 10 years. She is an experienced systems designer and developer, with the bulk of her research and practice activity being directly industry facing, through knowledge transfer and consultancy.