Mike Short

Chief Scientific Adviser Department for International Trade, UK Government

Mike has 40 years of experience in Electronics and Telecommunications, with significant International collaboration through 5 Generations of Mobile Technology, including senior R&D roles and the Chairman at the Global GSM Association.

Mike is also a Board Member at the UK 5G and Innovate UK and a Visiting Professor in several UK Universities. In his current Government role, he supports inward and collaborative investment and UK exports globally for all Technology sectors with a substantial role in Innovation and Digital adoption internationally.

Part of Mike’s work has also been during COVID, assisting the Pandemic response and Digital Health.