We are pleased to have Gillian Arnold, Managing Director of Tectre Ltd, join us for this ART-AI Spotlight on Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity Seminar. Gillian will be sharing her inspirational journey as well as talking about recognising and handling micro behaviours. This seminar will be chaired by ART-AI student, Scott Wellington.
Gillian has 30 years experience in the IT industry, the last 22 years being with IBM. She has undertaken customer facing technical, sales, business development, strategic marketing and consultancy roles. She proved her expertise in managing and establishing teams for new products, and building teams with cross-industry and cross-platform experience across EMEA and the UK. Gillian has now retired from IBM. She has significant interest in encouraging more women into the STEM sectors and has chaired a forum for Tellect, the IT trading body. She now sits on the board of directors for WISE which supports Women in STEM, and is currently chair for BCSWomen, which is a specialist group of the British Computer Society, The Chartered Institute for IT. Gillian was the winner of the ‘Inspiration of the Year’ category of the 2012 CISCO Everywomen in Technology Awards.