Category "Speaking"

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UK Space Conference & the Internet of Things

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This week, I took part in a Battle of Ideas debate at the UK Space Conference in Liverpool exploring the Internet of Things and its transformative potential. It was a...

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#SciFoo @Google

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My first #SciFoo (Science Friends Of O’Reilly Media) event just came to a close and it was a marathon of crazy conversations with people doing remarkable things in science, art,...

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Drones at #CheltSciFest

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This week, I took part in a panel at the Cheltenham Science Festival focused on the use of drones in every day life. I talked a lot about Project Daedalus...

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Social Media and the PhD @LSENews

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The second of three social media talks in a week, this one at the London School of Economics, focused on the early career researcher and how they can use social...

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Social Media for Research Impact

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This week, I gave a talk at Kent Business School focused on the use of social media to generate research impact. It was a staggering sell out event with around...

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Media, Ethics, & Dementia

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This week, I took part in a dinner debate about media, ethics, and dementia. The conversation was run by the Dementia Festival of ideas, a year-long programme of events designed...

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One teacher per student

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This week, I was in Seoul presenting at the Global Education Dialogue run by the British Council and co-hosted by hte Korean Council for University Education. The conference focused on...

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Digital Utopias

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Tomorrow, I am compèring the Digital Utopias conference, an event curated by @ANDfestival and produced by @GoogleUK @ACE_NAtional @Hull2017 @theSpaceArts and @BritishCouncil It’s an extraordinary programme. Here’s the brief: Digital Utopias is a one-day...

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Salford International Media Festival #SIMF14

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This week saw some of the UK’s best media pros come to Salford – many of them are already here of course! The phenomenal venue of Media City was a...

Blog

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...

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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....