Kieran O'HeaHead of Smart Cities at Leicester City Council
Kieran is leading the development and implementation of a Smart City Strategy that is city-needs led and demand driven. He is currently undertaking the Leicester Smart Audit, which is engaging with stakeholders across the city and measuring Leicester’s smart capability. No stranger to developing city strategies, Kieran was formerly Chief Digital Officer of Brisbane, where he was only the second person in the world to be appointed Chief Digital Officer of a city, after New York. He led the development of the city’s Digital Strategy, which continues to support thousands of residents, SMEs and start-ups.