Debbie Forster

Debbie Forster

COO at Apps for Good CDI

United Kingdom

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COO at CDI Europe, an award-winning education and technology charity, overseeing business and daily operations with a particular focus on Apps for Good, an innovative course which teaches young people to create apps that change their world. Also serving as CDI Europe's lead expert on education, public sector and policy.

20 years of educational experience, 13 of which were in leadership roles, including serving as headteacher of a mixed comprehensive school. At e-skills UK, led on education policy and strategic engagement, working with employers, educators and policy makers in the technology sector.

An experienced leader, manager and educator with extensive expertise in education policy and practice, combined with a real appreciation of the needs of business.

Skilled networker and an adept communicator with groups of all ages and sizes and is confident and enthusiastic in the use of technology and social media.

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