3-4 April 2019 / Manchester Central

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George Tunnicliffe

Company: National Theatre

Job Title: Head of IT Operations

George Tunnicliffe

George Tunnicliffe likes a challenge. With a people centred and personal approach, he has worked in IT across different sectors such as defence, charities, healthcare and civil engineering. Entering the IT industry from a design and catering background which has evolved into some different people centred approaches to tackling objectives.

An advocate for diverse teams and passionate about building the individual, he has focussed on teamwork and empowering those individuals to learn and overcome the challenges a modern IT team faces. As well as making sure good humour and friendly personalities are always present to make IT a positive place, he works to ensure IT is a welcoming team for the organisation to work with and to help build a partnership with the business.

Working with his teams George has delivered cloud migrations, rapid expansions and organising IT delivery. Outside the office George keeps it interesting with a keen interest in performance arts as well as by wakeboarding, indoor skydiving, flowboarding, kayaking and anything else that doesn't involve a computer!


George Tunnicliffe Seminars

  • Cloud in the Spotlight: How a National Institution ripped up the rule book with its Cloud Transformation Wed 25th Apr 15:00 - 15:30

    Cloud in the Spotlight: How a National Institution ripped up the rule book with its Cloud Transformation

    As part of the National Theatre’s move to the cloud, the Operations Team looked to see what else they could do differently. Talking about embracing the change, George Tunnicliffe speaks about the culture, maximising the benefits of the change and creating a new delivery model for the team. With real-world examples and some of those lessons learned, this talk is part story, part informational and all actual about doing things differently and learning along the way!


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    Time / Place

    Wed 25th Apr 15:00 to 15:30

    Cloud Architecture