Mike Badham, Health & Care Solutions Architect, Cisco
With 20 years of Defence and NHS experience behind him, Mike joined Cisco in 2000 and in that time has always worked in the health and care sector with technical, managerial and consultative roles. He is currently responsible for developing Cisco’s strategy and messaging for the UK Healthcare & Local Government markets as well as consulting with customers on an as needed basis.
Mike is the lead author of Cisco’s architectural blueprint for health and care organisations, advocating a business and clinical led approach to strategic IT investment. He is a qualified business architect and is accredited in Enterprise Architecture to industry recognised TOGAF 9.1.
Very happily married with one daughter, Mike enjoys most sports, is a Plymouth Argyle season ticket holder and a keen ‘Munro-bagger’ of mountains in the Scottish Highlands.
Garry Drinkwater, Head of Business Development, AdEPT Telecom
Garry is Head of Business Development at AdEPT, where he is responsible for public sector business, and the lead contact for HSCN in the North. With more than 25 years sector experience, working for carriers, Infrastructure and IT Service providers in both a private and public sector market context. Taking creative ideas and approaches to enable Healthcare organisations to improve end user productivity and clinical decision making to ultimately improve upon patient care.
Tom Falkner, Procurement Operations Lead for Telecommunications, Crown Commercial Service
Paul Martin, Public Sector Network Technical Design Authority, GTT
With close to 15 years’ experience in telecommunications, Paul has extensive hands-on knowledge and experience of managing teams of engineers and delivering and integrating Public Sector Networks. Currently managing GTT’s flagship PSN network covering 25 customer specific core locations including 19 unbundled BT exchanges, Paul consults with and onboard Public Sector service recipients as well as maintaining the MPLS core. With an in depth understanding of global enterprise and UK public sector requirements, Paul offers a long term view on the design and build of present and future solutions. The winner of multiple company awards, Paul is recognised for his dedication and tangible results.