Association of Professional Futurists

Ruth Lewis

Swinburne University of Technology
Caulfield North / Victoria / Australia / Oceania


Professional Background
An emerging Technology Foresight professional, experienced strategic consultant and business analyst in engineering and ICT.
Areas of Expertise
Technology Foresight, innovation, developing ethical and value-sensitive IT
Other organisation memberships
IEEE (Advancing Technology for Humanity); IEEE Standards Association
Engineers Australia
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Short Biography
Ruth is an experienced strategic IT consultant, business analyst and professional engineer, having worked across many industries, sectors and technologies with a particular focus on the innovative and ethical use of digital technology in business and in society. Ruth’s career has spanned 30 years developing and designing IT solutions for her clients, as a network engineer, senior technical consultant, solutions architect, business analyst and Technology Foresight professional. Her expertise is in introducing new technologies to business, creating managed services and creating innovative governance models within organisations. Ruth’s passion is to work towards the ethical development and use of technology for the good of society, enabling her clients to make wise and informed decisions and investments today to enable their preferred futures.