Nigel Shadbolt is a Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Deputy Head of the School of Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton, UK.
In its 50th Anniversary year (2006-2007), he was President of the British Computer Society. He is a Fellow of both the Royal Academy of Engineering and the European AI Association (ECCAI). From 2000-2007 he was the Director of the £7.5m EPSRC Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration in Advanced Knowledge Technologies.
He is a member the EPSRC Strategic Advisory Team for ICT and is the Chief Technology Officer for Garlik Limited.
From 2001-2004 he was Editor in Chief of IEEE Intelligent Systems.