Welcome to the first episode of the 'Digital World of Tomorrow' podcast, where we're joined by Matthew Higham, Chief Digital Officer for Microsoft UK and the Sustainability Lead for Enterprise. This podcast has been designed to help people in technology roles address the big challenges they face, and discuss the key themes across various industries, bringing awareness to issues and challenges, and speaking to those at the forefront of change.
Episode 1: Matthew Higham - Digital Drivers of 2021
Matthew Higham, Chief Digital Officer for Microsoft UK and the Sustainability Lead for Enterprise, joins us for the first episode of the 'Digital World of Tomorrow' to discuss how the pandemic is acting as an accelerator for change, keeping the human side of AI, the digital skills gap, implications of the digital skills shortage, future digital trends, and the wellbeing of employees as productivity levels currently are unsuitable for long-term.
Matthew Higham is the Chief Digital Officer for Microsoft UK and the Sustainability Lead for Enterprise. His role centres around creating market disruption through deep partnership with our customers. He is a passionate leader in the use of technology for social good and working in harmony with the planet and its resources, while securing a more equitable future for all. Matthew leads co-innovation to create market-leading solutions working alongside our product engineering and Research organisations to bring science-based impact & transformation. He also sits on the techUK Climate Strategy & Resilience Council which provides strategic direction for all industry activities related to climate risk, resilience, energy transition and net-zero carbon.
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