Bio: Dr Patricia M. Davies is a Senior Lecturer in Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Wolverhampton. She received her Doctorate in Educational Technology Leadership, Policy and Management from the University of Manchester in 2013. Until 2014 she was Head of Computer Science at ACS Cobham International School, an American curriculum school in Surrey, where she taught Computer Science in the Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate programmes. Davies graduated summa cum laude with an honours bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from Spelman College, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, in 1986, and received a master’s degree in Mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley, USA, in 1988. At UC Berkeley she studied numerical analysis with Professor Stephen Smale, who was awarded the Fields Medal in 1966 and the Wolf Prize in Mathematics in 2007. Davies also has a master’s degree in Technology and Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, USA, which she completed in 2004.