Harriet Bird

Senior Insight Analyst, Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)

Harriet has been working in research for nearly five years, specializing in the experiences of people living with disabilities. She is a senior insight analyst in RNIB’s Research and Insights team, exploring the lived experience of blind and partially sighted people. In this time Harriet has overseen numerous research projects, including leading on the Motability funded user research. With a background in psychology, Harriet is passionate about making research accessible for all and giving voices to those who are often overlooked and unheard from.

Sessions from Harriet Bird:

Inclusive journeys: An exploration of the experiences of blind and partially sighted people on public transport

Sight loss is a spectrum, and every eye condition affects someone’s sight differently. Different people will rely on different senses – sound, sight or touch – to varying degrees to [...]


Thursday | 1:45 pm - 2:15 pm | Room 2