David M Howard is a Fellow of the Institute of Acoustics (FIOA), a Member of the Audio Engineering Society (MAES) and British Voice Association.
In January 2016, David moved to Royal Holloway, University of London to start as the Founding Head of a brand new Department of Electronic Engineering. David brings his insights into the role on the importance of creativity in engineering through his background in teaching and researching in the area of music technology. His guiding principle is that “Creativity underpins ingenuity which sparks invention for which science provides the tools to achieve engineering outputs”.
In our series of Lightning Speeches, David will speak on STEM vs STEAM and the importance of music for science.