It’s that time of year again and we hope, like us, you will be taking a break. If you’re looking for a good book to settle down with over the break, look no further than these suggestions from the Digital Leaders Advisory Board. We hope whatever your summer plans, you take a break, and enjoy some time with family and friends, with a good book to hand.
Jacqueline de Rojas CBE, President of techUK recommends Klara and the Sun, by Kazuo Ishiguro
Alison McKenzie-Folan, Chief Executive of Wigan Council recommends Open Water, by Caleb Azumah Nelson
Jo Miller, Director for Data Transformation at the Home Office, recommends 21 Lessons for the 21st Century, by Yuval Noah Harari
Mark Thompson, Professor in Digital Economy at the University of Exeter, recommends The Age of Surveillance Capitalism by Shoshana Zuboff
Nigel Watson, CIO at Northumbria Water Group, recommends Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado Perez
The Digital Leaders host a monthly Book Review Club – a community for Digital Transformation Leaders who enjoy nonfiction books, networking, and author Q&As. Our next meeting will be held on the 9th of September, and will discuss Seyi Akiwowo’s How to Stay Safe Online. Register for the event and find out more about Book Review Club below.