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Shamima Akhtar

Policy Project Coordinator (Assistive and Accessible Technology) - Policy Connect

Shamima is a Policy Coordinator in the Assistive and Accessible Technology (ATech) team at Policy Connect. She works on a range of policy areas in education, employment, social care and more broadly, as well as the ATech Policy Lab. The Lab will be delivering upcoming workshops on research, development and innovation in ATech, as well as digital inclusion for disabled people. Shamima also has a broad background in disability having been the Disabled Student’s Officer at her Student Union and on the NUS Disabled Student’s Committee.