FYI: Matt Mead

Episode Summary

This weeks podcast guest is Matt Mead, Sports Partnerships Manager at Sphero Sports. After nearly 15 years as an executive leader in corporate social responsibility and social impact at Brighton & Hove Albion FC and Chelsea FC, Matt joined Sphero to launch the companies newest venture, Sphero Sports. Sphero Sports is built for Sports Foundations, Schools & CSR Driven Organisations to teach STEM education through sports that kids already know and love. During Matt’s time at The Chelsea Foundation he lead the Education and Innovation Department, building an industry-leading education programme that spearheaded many groundbreaking initiatives in football, STEM Education and social impact. This success then went on to develop partnerships with the The 49ers Foundation, EVERFI, Autodesk, The Hidden Genius Project and The Smithsonian to create STEM education programmes for US and UK communities. We talk to Matt about the ground-breaking work he has done; reimagining the way sport, technology and education combine to inspire and engage communities. Subscribe - Follow - Share