James Heath

James Heath

Company: National Infrastructure Commission

Job title: CEO

Bio:

James Heath is Chief Executive Officer of the National Infrastructure Commission. The NIC provides government with expert, impartial advice on major long-term infrastructure challenges. Previously, James was Director, Digital Infrastructure at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), responsible for advising Ministers on broadband, mobile and telecoms security policy, and overseeing the UK’s 5G Testbeds and Trials Programme. Prior to joining DCMS, James was Director of Policy at the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), overseeing public policy, government relations and regulatory affairs at UK and EU levels.

Seminars:

Keynote: Harnessing the potential of low carbon heat 11:10 am

day: 21 October 2020