Andrew Hudson-Smith

University College London

Dr Andrew Hudson-Smith is Director and Deputy Chair of the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA) at The Bartlett, University College London. Andy is a Reader in Digital Urban Systems and Editor-in-Chief of Future Internet Journal, he is also an elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and Course Founder and Director of the MRes in Advanced Spatial Analysis and Visualisation at University College London.

His work, via his blog http://www.digitalurban.org, has featured widely in the media including, Sky Television, The New York Times, The Guardian and most recently, Channel 4 News, New Scientist, Wired, ABC Australia, The Japan Times, BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 5.

In terms of the Sandpit - his Sandpit award 'Tales of Things' http://www.talesofthing.com has led to collaborations with Oxfam and the GLA with over 40 international press articles and the creation of one of the leading 'Internet of Things' web based services.