Geoff Snelson, Director of Strategy and Futures, Milton Keynes Council - Imagine Festival

Geoff has worked at Milton Keynes Council since 1998. His role embraces the promotion of Milton Keynes to external audiences and investors and major projects to secure the long-term success and sustainability of the city – the UK’s fastest growing place and economy. This includes MK Futures 2050 that is delivering a new long-term vision and strategy for the city‘s growth and an internationally prominent smart city programme. Geoff is leading the Milton Keynes bid to be European Capital of Culture 2023 and chairs the Directors’ Group of the Fast Growth Cities Network. He was recently expert advisor on smart cities for the TCPA & UK Embassy Urbanisation Roadshow to China (November 2016).