Chris Dymond

Instigator at Unfolding Ltd
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Cities have to be designed with the well-being of the citizen in mind. Technology comes later.

Chris Dymond has over 30 years' experience in digital application design and innovation, and is the founder of Unfolding Ltd, a digital capacity building agency, a co-founder of Sheffield Digital, and a smart places consultant and educator.

He studied Computer Science before earning a 1st class degree in Interdisciplinary Humanities and a Master's in International Politics, specializing in global Internet governance.

Chris is the Academic Director of the International Smart City Management Programme at ZIGURAT Institute, a visiting lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University, where he teaches Digital Ecosystems Analysis and Design Thinking. He also holds a number of non-executive directorships.

He runs regular SmartSheffield meetup events and helps to organise the Sheffield Things Network, which is developing a community-owned city-wide Internet of Things Network.

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