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Ali Shah, BBC

BBC Head of Emerging Technology and Strategic Direction
Ali helps the BBC make sense of the technologies and trends that will shape society and impact the BBC. He has a particular focus on AI, and is leading on the development of the BBC's AI capability - ensuring AI services developed by the BBC are done so under an ethical framework that aligns to the BBC’s values and principles. Ali cares about how technology is used for social good, to help the most vulnerable in society. He is a massive Manchester United fan and it pains him to see Manchester City ahead in the league!