Director of Software Development, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
For the past thirty years, Cliff has been a digital instigator, innovator and implementer of digital technologies across a variety of industries including tertiary, government, and consultancy. His background in delivering Business Intelligence solutions led him to Auckland University of Technology four years ago, where he is now the Director of Software Development.
His team are responsible for the agile delivery of projects that cover a broad range of functions including AUT’s intranet, campus visualisations, mobile apps, Internet of Things, collaboration spaces, research support, innovation, and personalisation.
Abstract: AUT’s ICT Services Directorate has been recognised over recent years as a home of digital innovation, while still delivering solid infrastructure and high levels of customer service. In this presentation, Cliff Ashford, the Director of Software Development will lay out how they have used small, nimble teams to make inroads on notorious pain points […]