On Friday, I was on a panel at the 3 percent London conference, organised by Kat Gordon. The movement to increase the number of female Creative Directors in advertising has been running since 2012, and this is the first time the conference has come to London. The logic is that without women on the teams… More The 3 percent London conference 2015
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
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
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
I’m speaking at The Money on November 17th, and in the run-up to the event, the organisers – Storythings – asked me a few interesting questions about culture and financing.
I spoke at the Geek Girl Meetup conference last weekend. It was more of a general riffing along the lines of ‘pay more attention to how and why you use technology’. — What is technology? We’ve always had it and we know how it changes, and with it how we progress as human beings. When… More My talk for @GGMUK’s conference last weekend
Long overdue – here’s what I said at the Dots innovation conference in early September. — A decade or so ago, I was a brand ambassador for Nike in Asia-Pacific. I had the chance to visit their stores in Australia on the one hand, a beautiful country with long coastlines and plenty of space, and… More My talk for @brilliantnoise’ #dotsconf recently