Speaker details

Janet(UK) (United Kingdom)

Tim Marshall

Tim started his career in BBC TV where he rose to become Head of Events Group and was responsible for TV production of major national events, sports, factual and entertainment content. In 1990 Tim moved to Walt Disney as Senior Vice-President responsible for all international TV production. In 2000 he joined a new “dotcom”, Wide Learning, as Chief Operating Officer, a company producing high quality commercial e-learning content for the financial and regulatory sectors. In March 2005 he became CEO at Janet(UK), the organisation responsible for developing and managing Janet, the UK’s powerful world class research and education network. Tim is a graduate of Southampton University in Sociology, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and Member of the British Computer Society and the Royal Television Society. Tim has been engaged by the Athens, Beijing and London Olympics as a quality controller of international TV production. He is a non-executive director of various companies and for his charitable work produces the Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall. This year he is also directing a show in London's West End to raise funds for charity.

Tim Marshall is chairing the following sessions: