Category "Speaking"

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TEDx Warwick

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On Saturday 9th March, I’ll give a talk as part of TEDx Warwick. This will be the second time I’ve spoken at Warwick, the first being at the Virtual Futures...

Olympics

From London 2012 to Rio 2016 #Olympics

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I’m delighted to be giving a keynote at this @BritishLibrary event on 5th Nov. It’s especially nice to focus on Rio 2016, just after the London 2012 Games, and to...

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Are the Olympic Games Good for humanity?

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Just before the London 2012 Games began, I gave a talk for South Place Ethical Society, whose Wikipedia entry says it is ‘the oldest surviving freethought organisation in the world, and is...

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Future Sport

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Talk given at the Royal College of Art for their Design Interactions programme....

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Social Media Week Glasgow

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On 25th Sept, I’ll be giving a talk at the Glasgow Science Centre as part of Social Media Week Glasgow. The talk focuses on the London 2012 Olympic Games, dubbed...

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Debating Matters

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Last week, I took part as a judge in the Debating Matters programme, part of the Institute of Ideas work, funded by Wellcome Trust. It was one of the most...

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Taiwan and Social Media

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Last week, I was in Taiwan and gave a lecture about social media and sport at Da-Yeh University. I focused on aspects of the London 2012 Olympics, while also talking...

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Political Studies Association

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On Friday this week, I’ll give a keynote at the PSA Sport & Politics annual conference in Southampton. It’s titled Citizen Journalism & the London 2012 Olympic Games: Ambush Media, Celebrating...

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PODIUM & DCMS London 2012 Conference

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On Thursday, I’ll give a talk for the DCMS and PODIUM conference ‘Evaluating and Researching the Games’. I’ll give a talk titled: ‘#media2012: the regenerative potential and economic value of...

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Democratizing the Web

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Film from Roy Stringer event with Martha Lane Fox, Patrick Fox, Peter Barron, Herb Kim and me....