Full Name
Jon Buglass
Job Title
Vice Principal for Innovation, Planning and Performance
Edinburgh College
Speaker Bio
Jon Buglass is the Vice Principal for Innovation, Planning and Performance at Edinburgh College.
As Vice Principal, Jon leads on aligning the regional skills demand with the College curriculum offer. Jon also leads on driving improvements in quality and innovation in learning and teaching, particularly involving data science, as well as leading whole College innovation involving digital services. Jon has recently written the Edinburgh College Digital Strategy 2020/25, which aligns with the Scottish Government’s Digital Strategy, ‘Realising Scotland’s full potential in a Digital World’.
Jon is currently a strategic lead for the Digital Skills Partnership, and an Associate Assessor for Education Scotland.
In Nov 2018 he chaired the EduTech conference for Further and Higher Education. Most recently, he has been working as a strategic lead for the regional Colleges within the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal, developing the skills curriculum for Data Driven Innovation.
Jon Buglass