Chief Operating Officer
Learning Foundation and Digital Poverty Alliance
Talks covered by this speaker
The crucial role of Local Authorities in tackling digital poverty in the UK
Topics covered by Elizabeth
About this Speaker
Elizabeth Anderson is Chief Operating Officer of the Digital Poverty Alliance (DPA). The DPA’s mission is to end digital poverty in the UK once and for all by 2030. It is a charitable coalition to bring together industry, government, charities and communities to find positive solutions for the millions of children and individuals still offline. Its founding partners were charity the Learning Foundation, Currys plc and the Institute of Engineering and Technology. Elizabeth’s role focuses on both programmatic and operational work at the DPA, including the roll out of Tech4Families, a scheme funded by customers of Currys plc to provide laptops to children in areas with high digital poverty.