Dr Mark Thompson

  • Dr Mark Thompson

    Dr Mark Thompson

    Professor in Digital EconomyUniversity of Exeter Business SchoolT 020 7331 2176

Mark is Professor in Digital Economy, University of Exeter Business School, and is acknowledged in the public domain as one of architects of Digital service redesign within the UK public sector. He has held various advisory positions, including Senior Technology Policy Advisor to Shadow Chancellor George Osborne MP,  IT Futures Advisor, Cabinet Office, Digital Advisory Panel, National Audit Office, cited contributor, Labour Digital Review, Advisory Panel, Digital Leaders, Digital and Data Advisory Committee, Cabinet Office, Senior Digital Advisor, Scottish Government. He chairs several digital conferences, and is a regular contributor to Computer Weekly and other publications. Mark is also a shareholding director for TechUK member Methods, as well as Methods Analytics and Core Azure. His book Digitizing Government was published in December 2014, and his Manifesto for Better Public Services launched at the Institute for Government in 2018.


Thank you, and thank you to everyone that contributed to our #PlaceLedInnovation week! You can catch-up with all th… https://t.co/pipMh0Gr1v
Mayor of London calls for an Emerging Technologies Charter, with @LDN_CDO & Smart London Board tasked with developi… https://t.co/GMlOlCKGr4
Guest blog: New Tech Solutions to Old Tech’s Environmental Problems by Mohit Joshi @Infosys President as part of ou… https://t.co/1D4ecmKXhF
Guest blog: Don’t take digital access for granted by @NatMitch1 CEO @intechnologySC & Vice-Chair of techUK's Local… https://t.co/Rj0S2xJz4c
On 16-17 September we'll be hosting the first virtual edition of the #techUKSmarterState conference. Delegates an… https://t.co/pTBpTzBRBR
Great to see the Government announce £20 million in new grants to help SMEs adopt digital technology and access adv… https://t.co/LdswpdgSfM
Guest blog: Neil Manthorpe, Associate Director of Design at @atkinsglobal explores how technology and big data can… https://t.co/RoLYmL1tnS
Guest blog: The shared challenge for councils, and why tech is the solution by Robin Barber, Product owner of built… https://t.co/YM14AJp4Nc
Guest Blog: Recovery and building back by leveraging Digital tech by Bhupender Singh Tuteja, @hcltech as part of ou… https://t.co/gQWiLx7z5W
Guest blog: COVID-19 recovery: Adaptation of public services, places & monitoring by Leonardo Freitas, Senior Analy… https://t.co/qmiiZ13ifg
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