4-5 June 2024

Manchester Central


Dr Rachel Craddock

Thales Expert.

Speaker profile

Dr Rachel Craddock is a Thales Expert with 30 years’ experience under her belt in artificial intelligence and machine learning. In 2013, when Rachel was 42 years old, she found out she was autistic, and since then she has led the Thales in the UK Neurodiversity Group.

Rachel joined the Thales Research, Technology and Innovation (RTI) team in 1998 as a Senior Engineer and has worked her way up to become a Thales Expert and Fellow of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET). The Neurodiversity Group actively work with Human Resources, Employee Relations and Managers across the business to humanise neurodiversity.


Wednesday 12 October


12:20 - 12:50   |   Women in STEM Theatre

The Importance of Humanising Neurodiversity in a Neurotypical world

Dr Rachel Craddock

Thales Expert



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Manchester Central


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