Mr Tashi Gyaltsen

EPIC CDT: Senior Business Engagement Officer, Science and Engineering - Faculty

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792

Welsh language proficiency

Basic Welsh Speaker


Business Engagement and Development

Stakeholder investment in PhD research that addresses real-world challenges at the Human-centred AI Research Centre (EPSRC CDT) in the sectors: health and wellbeing, smart manufacturing; and cross-cutting digital economy services.

Collaborating with stakeholders and academics to produce the following novel research:


  • BT. Immersive Data Capture and Presentation for Industrial Decision-Making and Knowledge-Sharing. Primary supervisor: Dr Simon Robinson
  • CENTURY. A Human-Centred Approach to Investigate Learners’ Motivation and the Impact of e-Learning. Primary supervisor: Dr Simon Robinson
  • Morriston Hospital, Swansea Bay University Health Board. Early Pancreatic Cancer Detection using Medical Imaging and Spectroscopy. Primary supervisor: Dr Deb Roy
  • Rescape Innovation. Exploring the role of Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence in reducing the issue of loneliness within individuals. Primary supervisor: Dr Tom Owen
  • Swansea Bay University Health Board. A Human-centred Machine Learning system to Analyse and Predict Patient Flow through Hospitals. Primary supervisor: Dr Martin Porcheron
  • Vaarst. Novel human-in-the-loop 3D point cloud completion for subsea surveying. Primary supervisor: Dr Gary Tam
  • Vaarst. Leveraging machine and human intelligence for efficient labelling of challenging data. Primary supervisor: Professor Mark Jones
  • Tata Steel. A People-First Bayesian Approach for Decision Making in Quality Control. Primary supervisor: Dr Alma Rahat
  • Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board. Working with clinicians and using novel machine learning techniques to detect early signs of bowel cancer. Project and primary supervisors: TBC

Career Highlights


More research investment exploration underway in 2022/2023 with the following multi-stakeholder community:

HSBC, AppsBroker, Thomas-Carroll, Pearson, TWI Engineering Consultancy, Protium, AstraZeneca, Pfizer, GSK, GKN Aerospace, Toshiba Research Lab, Lusas, DVLA, Digital Cabinet Office, Digital Health and Care Wales, Natural Resources Wales, Moondance Cancer Charity and more…

Industry Networking:

Shell UK, John Lewis Partnership, National Trust, South Wales Police, AirBnB, H&M, NatWest, Transport for Wales, NHSx, PwC, Visa, Mastercard, BBC, Amazon, World Economic Forum, IBM, Barclays, Digital Catapult, Royal Mint, Thales, Yoello, Atos, Direct Line Group, Olio, Bulb, Parliamentary Office of Science and technology, Office for National Statistics and Office for Artificial Intelligence.

Career History: UK Digital Economy Crucible; Programme Development and Delivery - The Crucible booklet: 2016-2019