On the (past, present and) future of the a city

One of my favourite things of 2010 was the chance to share my love of Leeds' industrial history with a roomful of the city's finest technologists, artists and designers at TEDxLeeds. The video is now up on the TEDx site. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DWyeJZPPyb4 My notes from the talk are here, along with the Prezi slideshow. You should … Continue reading On the (past, present and) future of the a city

Give me five minutes and I’ll give you a year – Ignite London, 18 November

Wow, I'm privileged to have been invited to appear alongside some amazing speakers at London's first Ignite event on the evening of November 18. If you were at the first ever British Ignite in Leeds in January, or any of the others around the world, you'll know the deal:  20 slides advancing automatically every 15 … Continue reading Give me five minutes and I’ll give you a year – Ignite London, 18 November