Andre Burgess manages Strategic Partnerships in the Digital Sector at National Physical Laboratory where the focus is on delivering confidence in the intelligent and effective use of data. Andre has led the creation of NPL’s Assured Autonomy Programme, which brings together disciplines across Data Science, Time and Frequency, Electro-Magnetic Technologies and Dimensional Metrology.  

His work on Self-Driving Cars has focused on building collaborations across the UK’s CAV sector to establish an integrated digital measurement infrastructure and technical framework to underpin the simulated testing ecosystems for autonomous vehicles at all Technology Readiness Levels.  Andre has over 20 years experience in the TMT sector having worked across Tier 1 Telecoms operators as well as setting up an international digital services company and supporting the launch of several start ups.