Canvas Conference is over, but the learnings are worth your time

Last month, I had the opportunity to attend Canvas Conference in Birmingham. Canvas is a very product and consumer-focussed conference, and it was a breath of fresh air to listen to the things that are the basis of good marketing: good products, thoughtful design and a focus on the customer. I think anyone building a… More Canvas Conference is over, but the learnings are worth your time

Increase Your Options: A talk at Digibury Weekender 2015

Last month, I was invited by Deeson to speak at the Digibury Weekender in Canterbury, Kent. I thought it was an interesting premise – the theme for the talk was ‘technology for good’ – and I really enjoyed the day – thanks to the organisers. I’ve been meaning to upload my talk here for a while,… More Increase Your Options: A talk at Digibury Weekender 2015

Well done @iotwatch @anabrdly @theleadingzero, @techcityiwd 2015 rocked

A couple of weeks ago, I attended the third Tech City International Women’s Day. It was a great evening, mingling with makers, authors and entrepreneurs including projects like Tara Binns (a book by Lisa Rajan and Eerika Omiyale that actually has female role models, unlike the so many that are written with boys in mind),… More Well done @iotwatch @anabrdly @theleadingzero, @techcityiwd 2015 rocked

Wrote up my notes from #story2015 @thestory2015, thanks for an excellent day

Matt Locke and the Storythings team are making things difficult for themselves with each year that they organise The Story. This year’s conference, on Friday, was the best yet, so I can only wonder how they can improve on the line-up next year. Television executive Gary Carter made me think about how the internet is… More Wrote up my notes from #story2015 @thestory2015, thanks for an excellent day

Watch this talk by @optimistontour from @meaningconf this year cc @bud_caddell @lucyblair @mikearauz

I saw this (incredibly rapidly delivered!) talk by author and entrepreneur Mark Stevenson at Meaning 2014 and thought it was a really good summary of some of the issues already affecting business and the world at large, and how it will change us in the future. A lot of this I was already familiar with, some less… More Watch this talk by @optimistontour from @meaningconf this year cc @bud_caddell @lucyblair @mikearauz