Digital at Downing Street

A glimpse behind the scenes at the centre of government

Chris Hamilton, Head of Digital Communications for No 10 and the Cabinet Office, talks content, data, audience engagement… and Larry the Cat. He’ll also be sharing top tips from a career that took him from BBC News to the ad industry and then Whitehall, and how it all began right here in Leeds.

Head of Digital Communications for 10 Downing Street and the Cabinet Office. As part of the Government Communications Service, he leads on content, data, and development across the civil service. He was previously the first editorial director at creative ad agency McCann London, and before that was social media lead for BBC News. He studied in Leeds and Preston.

Chris Hamilton




12:00 - 12:45

Seminar room 2

First Direct Arena, Leeds