Eleanor McHugh

Eleanor McHugh
Director, Innovative Identity Solutions


Eleanor trained as a physicist and information scientist. For a number of years she specialised in developing real-time software systems for the aviation and broadcast transmission industries until a long-standing love affair with Ruby drew her inexorably into the world of web development.

Her interests include system architecture, next-generation semantic networking, creative abuses of Ruby, and reinventing the wheel.

Ellie lives in North London with her partner Andy and an ever-changing menagerie of small furry creatures. In her spare time she writes bad science fiction and makes the kind of alternative music your mother wouldn’t approve of.


14:30–15:15 Thursday, 4-09-2008
Location: Saal Maritim B Level: Intermediate
Eleanor McHugh (Innovative Identity Solutions), Romek Szczesniak (Spiky Black Cat Records)
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