Deborah Colville

Deborah Colville

Deborah Colville

City Innovation Manager and Head of Smart Belfast | Belfast City Council

Deborah Colville is City Innovation Manager and Head of Smart Belfast.  She is leading programmes and initiatives to support a collaborative environment where public sector, private sector and academia can work together to build new and innovative solutions to city problems.  Deborah has also led the development of 4 Digital proposals and successfully bid for £160 million as part of the Belfast Region City Deal to develop and adopt new cutting edge technologies to stimulate the economy and drive up productivity and GVA across a range of sectors.  With 38 years of experience in local government she also has extensive experience overseeing the implementation and support of ICT systems within BCC and across a range of public sector bodies in the UK.