Nick Hirst has more tha 35 years of experience in the IT industry and at end-user organisations, including a stint as IT Director at confectioner Cadbury. As CIO at the NIHR Clinical Research Network Hirst is responsible for strategy development, delivery, business intelligence and analytics, as well as supplier management. Recent projects have included outsourcing the management of IT infrastructure and helpdesk to a third party, and migrating the organisation's applications to Amazon Web Services (AWS).
There was never a compelling reason to blend physical and digital audiences - but the pandemic has changed the conversation around hybrid events
The awards celebrate womens' outstanding work across the tech sector
The shortlist names the most forward-thinking and innovative companies in UK AI today
it’s too easy and convenient to point to women’s apparent lack of confidence as the key explanation for their under-representation at all levels in technology
The Women in Technology Excellence Awards offer a superb opportunity to celebrate the success of women working in the technology sector