Computer Weekly hosted an event at the Science Museum in London to coincide with the announcement of the UKtech50 list of the most influential people in UK IT. We invited top IT leaders to share their great ideas for how to innovate with IT, influence the role of technology in their organisation, and inspire their peers. This video is one of a series of the speakers talking to the audience of IT leaders.
CIOs have a pivotal role in ensuring that organisations make the most of their information, and enable business leaders and frontline staff to make the best decisions. Illustrated by examples from the Bank of England’s 317-year-old archive and together with its current experiences, Simon Moorhead’s talk will focus on “know what you know”, the value of information over process and the use of tools to support frontline staff in sharing information.
Simon Moorhead – CIO, Bank of England
Simon Moorhead is responsible for delivering all IT services within the Bank of England. His recurring priorities of data management, information security and cost efficiency have recently been augmented by the integration challenge of bringing the prudential regulatory functionof the Financial Services Authority to the Bank. Simon is also responsible for the Bank’s information centre and archive which has been recording significant UK financial and political history since 1694.