Ben Page of Ipsos MORI to give Opening Keynote at CITIZEN 2012
Ben Page is Chief Executive of Ipsos MORI and will be a keynote speaker at CITIZEN 2012.
Ben joined MORI in 1987 after graduating from Oxford University in 1986, and was one of the leaders of its first management buyout in 2000. A frequent writer and speaker on leadership and performance management, he has directed hundreds of surveys examining service delivery, customer care and communications.
From 1987-1992 Ben worked in MORI’s private sector business on corporate reputation and consumer research, working for companies like Shell, BAE Systems, Sky TV and IBM. Since 1992 he has worked closely with both Conservative and Labour ministers and senior policy makers across government, leading on work for Downing Street, the Cabinet Office, the Home Office and the Department of Health, as well as a wide range of local authorities and NHS Trusts. Ben has served on a wide range of independent commissions and reviews and is currently a member of the advisory boards of the Kings Fund, Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR), and the Social Market Foundation (SMF).
He is absolutely committed to ensuring survey research makes a difference for decision makers.
Named one of the “100 most influential people in the public sector” by the Guardian, and one of the 50 “most influential” by both Local Government Chronicle and the Health Service Journal, he is a winner of a British Market Research Association (BMRA) award and a 2005 Market Research Society (MRS) medal.
Ben will be giving the opening keynote address at CITIZEN 2012. Referring to research based evidence, Ben will set the scene for the day, outlining how pervasive mobility and social networking are changing the nature of the relationship between citizen and government. See the event schedule take shape on Lanyrd.