Frank Boyd is director of the Creative Industries Knowledge Transfer Network, working with the Technology Strategy Board to stimulate innovation across the creative industries.

He has been one of the UK’s digital media pioneers since founding the Arts Technology Centre (Artec) in 1989. He has worked as producer, funder, consultant and educator on a series of innovative creative and economic development programmes in the arts and broadcast in the UK, continental Europe, the US, Canada and Australia.

Between 1996 and 2011 he directed an international series of media labs for clients including Channel 4, the BBC, Ogilvy Interactive, Screen Australia, the Canadian Film Centre, the Wellcome Trust amongst many others.