Professor Hanifa Shah
Prof Hanifa Shah is Pro Vice-Chancellor & Executive Dean of the Faculty of Computing, Engineering & the Built Environment at Birmingham City University (BCU). She has a multi-sector CV holding several academic roles and private sector roles with organisations including BT, Cadbury Schweppes and Britvic. She has launched and driven a number of innovative initiatives over her career. She has written many academic papers on ERP Implementation, Organisational Change and Smart City Development.
As Head Judge, she will bring an all-round view from both an Education and Industry perspective."