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2016

19th September 2016: Designed and facilitated a session on Blockchain Discovery at Allen and Overy London for the Bitcoin and Blockchain Leadership Forum (BBLF)

16th September 2016: Guest blogged for the 2016 DOTS Conference in Brighton. Read the blog here.

13th September 2016: Facilitated and designed a session on Building Great Customer Experiences @ Morrison Foerster London for the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum (DSMLF)

5th-7th September 2016: A Keynote talk on Science Fiction and Innovation at the Management and Innovative Technologies Conference at Fiesa, Slovenia. I also led a session on 3D Printing and its future in relation to innovation

1st-4th September 2016: I presented two sessions at the Art of Management and Organisation Conference in Bled, Slovenia. One was a premiere performance of my new play, Letting You Go, Joe. The second was a talk about using improvised film in training and development work.

1st-28th August: Writing retreat and reviewing at the Edinburgh Fringe. I also wrote and rehearsed a new organisational theatre piece about virtual management called “Letting You Go, Joe”. More here.

27th July 2016: Facilitation of a lunch discussion for the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum (DSMLF) at The Gherkin London

22nd July 2016: I facilitated the the Blockchain for Good Session, kindly hosted by Rise in London for BBLF (Bitcoin and Blockchain Leadership Forum)

21st July 2016: Facilitation of Slack/Airbnb Special Meeting  Hosted by Airbnb. Supported by Sprinklr for the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum (DSMLF)

20th July 2016:  Facilitation of a session for the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum (DSMLF) on 3D Printed Pizza and More at PWC London

13th July 2016: Drop In Action Learning at 88 London Road, Brighton UK (part of the DIAL project)

11th July 2016: Designed and facilitated a C-View Innovation Conversation in Brighton led by Professor Tim Brady on Project Management Lessons

6th July 2016: An article for The Conversation published on “How sci fi-inspired innovation treads a fine line between dystopia and utopia”. Read it here.

1st July 2016: Facilitated an Open Space Conference at Legal and General in London on Mission Led Businesses, working with the Cabinet Office

29th June 2016: Facilitated a session for the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum (DSMLF) on Social Media Risk Management at Schroders in London

20th June 2016: Facilitated a session for the Bitcoin and Blockchain Leadership Forum (BBLF) on Blockchain and Financial Intermediaries session, kindly hosted by Allen & Overy.

17th June 2016: Facilitated a lunch for the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum (DSMLF) at The Gherkin, London

Facilitated the awayday for the Bank Workers’ Charity at Roffey Park

Designed and facilitated over ten sessions for the Bitcoin and Blockchain Leadership Forum

Numerous sessions for the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum

Regular drop in action learning sessions for the DIAL Project

 

2015

I became an associate of Warwick Business School facilitating sessions on groupworking

Articles for The Conversation

Designed and facilitated over ten sessions for the Bitcoin and Blockchain Leadership Forum

Numerous sessions for the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum

Jan-Dec – Regular drop in action learning sessions for the DIAL Project

30th January 2015: Facilitated a meeting at IBM London with Tom Standage from the Economist and the Social Media Leadership Forum

28th January 2015: This article for The Conversation published

20th January 2015: A nice mention for Digital Inferno is Essentials Magazine

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27th January 2015: Co-hosting an Innovation Conversation in Brighton, exploring self-interest: the good and the bad

24th January 2015: Just found my article on privacy here on Inner Self

19th January 2015: An article for The Conversation looking at digital alternatives to business travel, also ran on Trytotravel

19th January 2015: An article for The Conversation on the death of Google Glass, also ran on Wearable Technology Today, and also on Connect News

13th January 2015: My article on Facebook and privacy is featured on Darrow.

10th January 2015: Article accepted for Mind Body Green based on the book. Here it is.

6th January 2015: A lovely interview feature in the Argus Newspaper (UK)

6th January 2015: My article on Facebook and privacy appears in The Epoch Times, on Phys,org and Tech Central

5th January 2015: This article on privacy, intrusion and social media for The Conversation  went viral. It is shared nearly 5000 times in India!

1st January 2015: Happy New Year!

27th December 2014: Article on Digital Detox for the New Year published

24th December 2014: An interview for BBC Radio London

18th December 2014: Published 15 Ways to Rescue Your Christmas from Digital Addiction

13th December 2014: An article called On Christmas Morning published

9th December 2014: Facilitated a session on social media reporting at HSBC in London

9th December 2014: Some excellent 5 star reviews on Amazon for Digital Inferno – “essential reading”

6th December 2014: Sold out of all copies of the book at The Brighton Steiner School Xmas Bazaar

5th December 2014: I’m December the 5th in a Advent Calendar for Christmas Magazine

4th December 2014: Facilitated a session in London with Buzzfeed and the Social Media Leadership Forum

1st December 2014: Excellent review in the Irish Times

1st December 2014: Book of the Week in Decision Magazine

20th December 2014: Hosted a dinner with Justin Hunt from the Social Media Leadership Forum at the Gherkin London

15th December 2014: Provided book quotes for Men’s Health and Essentials Magazines

13th-14th November 2014: Facilitated a conference at Schroders, London

12th November 2014: Facilitated a session with George Berkowski, author of How to Create a Billion Dollar App, at the Daily Telegraph, London

15th November 2014: Interview for BC Radio, John Toal Show

14th November 2014: Interview published for Workingmums.co.uk

10th November 2014: Provided some material from the book for Essentials Magazine

9th November 2014: Provided some material from the book for Men’s Health Magazine

5th November 2014: Interview for Talk Radio Europe

4th November 2014: Facilitated a session for the Social Media Leadership Forum at the Bank of England

30th October 2014: Wrote an article based on the book for The Daily Mail

25th October 2014: Interview for BBC Radio Solent

19th October 2014: An extract from Digital Inferno and article appears in The Sunday Times (Paper and digital editions)

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17th October 2014: Ways to Master our Digital Lives appeared in the Mature Times

16th October 2014: Interviews for BBC Radio Solent followed by one for BBC Radio Ulster

16th October 2014: I wrote 15 Ways to Survive in the Digital World for The Resisdent

15th October 2014: Delighted to see this article appear in the Huffington Post – I offered them some tips for staying conscious in the Digital Realm

13th October 2014: LAUNCH DATE! Digital Inferno is launched in paperback (digital edition to follow soon) – you can buy it here in the UK: here in the United States on via many other book dealers around the world.

9th October 2014: The first box of advance copies arrives! Excited!

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8th October 2014: A Coffee House meeting with the Social Media Leadership Forum at Ernst and Young

October 1st 2014: I received my first pristine copy of Digital Inferno – now a real paper artefact!

September 29th 2014: A key note talk and a master class with a champagne launch for Digital Inferno at the MIT Conference Workshop in Slovenia

September 24th – I co-hosted a dinner at the Gherkin in London for the Social Media Leadership Forum. Talked a bit about the book.

September 2014: Book off to the printers with Clairview books! Publication date October 2014

10th September 2014: Facilitated an event for the Social Media Leadership Forum on Reputation and Social Media

August 2014: Book cover designed and acknowledgements done

August 2014: Preparing an event for the Brighton Digital Festival

August 2014: Live broadcast at the Edinburgh Fringe on the real purpose of social media in the digital realm

July 2014: Preparing key note talk for talk in Slovenia in September

June 2014: The final proofs for my book, The Digital Inferno arrived. Last chance to make corrections before publication!

June 2014: Hosted an Innovation Conversation with app-maestro Ray Richards from Do Something Different

May 2014: Working on interaction with the Social Media Leadership Forum

May 2014: Facilitated an Unconference for ResponsiveOrg

May 2014: Talk at Exeter Business School on Conscious Business

April 2014: Keynote talk to senior leaders in the music industry on The Digital Inferno

March 2014: Facing the Dragons –  a workshop on authentic communication at Sussex Innovation Centre – went very well!

Leading a guest talk and workshop on Digital Working at the University of Warwick, March 2014

July – In discussions with The Web We Want Event at the Southbank Arts Centre

July – In discussions with a housing organisation for a workshop on  conscious frontline customer care

July- Book draft finished on Applied Improvisation Games

July – away day for a team of chief operating officers in the Financial Services Industry

June-Aug: Facilitation work for the Social Media Leadership Forum

– facilitated membership dinners at The Gherkin, London

– facilitated member meetings at HSBC, Olswang and Schroeders on themes such as Cybersecurity Financial Conduct and The Robots are Coming

– co-designed a team away day

May 2014: Giving a talk on Conscious Business to senior managers in Exeter UK

Facilitated an unconference for ResponsiveOrg in London

Working with the Social Media Leadership Forum on interaction

Leading a workshop for theatre makers on conscious promotion

Convened the first Innovation Conversation on The Collusion of Mediocrity

Keynote talk to senior leaders in the music industry on The Digital Inferno

In discussions for a new management of innovative technologies workshop conference in Slovenia

Facing the Dragons –  a workshop on authentic communication at Sussex Innovation Centre – went very well!

Just completed a workshop looking strategically ahead with Sussex County Cricket Club

Leading a guest talk and workshop on Digital Working at the University of Warwick, March 2014

New book on The Digital Inferno off to the publishers for release later in 2014. Now with the rather impressive editor, based in Stroud.

Designing a personal development programme for B & W Speakers – to happen between March and July – two day sessions in some inspiring venues, including one on the beach

In discussions about some open space work in Slovakia

New DIAL project dates set

Successfully won a KTP (Knowledge Transfer Partnership) with the University of Brighton

2012 and 2013

Highlights for 2013…

Co-author of conference book from MIT Conference in Slovenia

In discussions about a new collaborative book about digital working, co-authoring with some of the biggest opinion formers in the field

In discussions about as new leadership programme for a high tech company

Working in a new knowledge transfer partnership (KTP)

I gave a guest talk to students on thr theme of The Digital Inferno at the University of Warwick, UK

I’m facilitating a session at Warwick Business School on group dynamics

I led two sessions on collusion breaking for The FuseBox

I’m currently completing my new book Learning to Dance with Spiders (out early 2014) – yippee! The book  is now with the publisher, Clairview books.

I’m working on a book on applied improvisation based on my writings here.

I had an article accepted  on Conscious Business for the journal Organisations and People.

I’m presented two new keynote papers for the MIT/SLIM 2013 conference in Slovenia. I’m also co-editor of the resulting book of proceedings

I led a workshop on my new book at the Tribal Earth Gathering in Sussex, UK in August

I led an interactive workshop on The Art of Reality Checks for Fusebox Brighton UK

I designed and led a new workshop on hidden diversity in social housing

I continued to work in the field of Open Space Technology and attended an Open Space on Improvisation

A busy time theatre reviewing in the Brighton Fringe and I sat on a panel with Lyn Gardner from the Guardian

I facilitated a session for senior managers on Digital Working at Warwick Business School

I did some mentoring of a senior sales director in the music industry

I led the DIAL project based on drop in action learning for over 100 small businesses in the UK

I led a session for performers at Brighton Fringe on selling a fringe show ethically

I co hosted the online broadcasting marathon DW24 as well as hosting IBF Live – a radio show format I invented a few years back

2012 was a diverse year and I’ve been working on different themes that will result in a book, a performance, some new workshop events, and plenty of new ideas.

My theatre work

My play, Text, is playing at the Art of Management and Organisation Conference in York, UK. between 4-7 September (three performances)

You can also listen to me on The Full Circle Podcast

Social Housing

I’m continuing to work in the social housing sector, attempting to bring new ideas and approaches, and you can find out more here.

I led several workshops with housing associations using some new ideas about customer and tenant care, based on The Theory of Contempt.

New Book

I’m working on a new book which has served as the research base for “Text”, and it’s all housed at my Digital Inferno live blog.

Training and Development

I’ve been leading a leadership development programme with B & W Speakers in Worthing UK, I gave a keynote talk on originality at the Management of Innovative Technologies Conference in Slovenia, and we continue to pioneer a new form of action learning in the SEAL Project.

New projects

New organisational theatre projects with Rational Madness Theatre can be found here.