Stuart Cranney holds a Bachelor Degree in Communications, training as a journalist and strategic communications practitioner. He commenced his career in broadcast journalism before taking up a full-time position with UK-based charity, CV Global. Stuart is the Director for CV Asia Pacific based in Australia, leading in-country teams in diverse countries and cultures across the region. He established CV Digital as a technology and innovation division for CV globally including the AI Lab to produce research and pioneer pathways in artificial intelligence and machine learning for mission. Stuart is passionate about technology and media and the way it shapes our future.