2019 ongoing: Expert Advisor to World Health Organization on roster for Digital Health Expert Advisory Group – championing health literacy, promoting self-help and better health globally.
2014 ongoing: Expert Advisor to ANEC: The European Consumer Voice for Standardisation representing the consumer interest on European standards bodies CEN TC431, 449 and 450 plus the Health Services Focus Group – in relation to health, social care, ageing and technologies.
2013 ongoing: Expert Advisor to NICE, National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, on Quality Standards Advisory Committee shaping standards for key aspects of health and social care.
2010 ongoing: Member of International Society for Telemedicine and eHealth.
1994 ongoing: Expert Assessor to the European Commission for proposals under e.g. the Horizon 2020, FP7and IST programmes and the ECHORD++ programme (Coordination Hub for Open Robotics Development).
2018-19: Member of Expert Panel for the European Commission in respect of the development of the new (2020 onwards) Strategy for Education and Training.
2018-19: Chair of Board of Trustees of Age Cymru, Wales’ leading charity for older people.
2015-17: Member of Welsh Government Housing an Ageing Population Working Group.
2012-15: Member of Welsh Government Tackling Poverty Advisory Group.
2004-09: Chair (appointed by Welsh Government) of the National Partnership Forum for Older People – guiding the Minister in relation to strategic policy matters.
2003-11: Member then Chair of Telecare Services Association (now TSA).
2003-08: Member of Swansea University eHealth Industries Innovation Centre Steering Group.