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Stephen Blackburn

Stephen has worked for Leeds City Council for 18 years and leads on it’s innovation programme.

He has previously led on their smart cities programme, Smart Leeds, and headed up the open data portal, Leeds Data Mill from its inception and through its re-brand to Data Mill North, working with partners across the city and the North of England.

He has previously facilitated the council’s Innovation Labs where developers and other stakeholders come together to re-use open data to create new and innovative services, and it is this area of work that he now focuses on with a more ambitious innovation programme that include innovation days, GovTech challenges and hackathons.

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