Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

The rise and fall of information empires

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011In his review of Tim Wu's recent book, The Master Switch John Naughton asks at the outset, "At the heart of this fascinating book is one of the central questions of our age – rendered more urgent by recent events ...

How do you design for commercial success in our non-linear world?

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010How do you prepare for and design business success in a non-linear world? I was invited to give a keynote on how companies are beginning to discover and design new pathways/model/processes that truly harness the potential of our networked and ...

Chimpanzees, dyslexia and creativity

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010Steve Edge speaking at the Do Lectures - the Do guys and gals write,Steve is Charlotte Street’s flamboyant designer and branding guru. A designer, jockey, fisherman and honorary Eagle Dancer of a North American Indian tribe, Steve is the self-styled ...

Social Art Field Trip

Monday, June 7th, 2010The Centre for Creative Collaboration are running Social Art Field Trips, designed to get people started in using social tools to create something, they say that is, beautiful, interesting and useful for their customers and stakeholders.These are are hands-on explorations ...

Ecotopia

Monday, November 16th, 2009My good friend Andy Middleton is organising an event called Ecotopia - December 4th 2009So if you want to follow the No Straight Line rule of doing something. Get over to and get stuck in with Ecotopia.Become the change you ...

Figaro Social communications conference

Thursday, October 1st, 2009Social social everywhere, but why?The Figaro Social Media conference looks like its going to be a good event, as it blends some interesting topics and issues together. Both commercial and non-commercial. The challenges of understanding how to conduct successful communications ...

Mobile: my remote control for life, a masterclass

Thursday, October 1st, 2009[caption id="attachment_4491" align="aligncenter" width="435" caption="http://www.flickr.com/photos/sicoactiva/2092062723/in/photostream/"][/caption]Mobile Marketing is increasingly moving towards the centre stage of the marketing industry. Many claim to hold the elixir of “how to do” mobile marketing, there are however only a few who really have that ...

Taking the first step into, blogs, tweets, the networked society and more in Huntingdon

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009David Cushman is running a local event this Friday called Everything you ever wanted to know about social media but were afraid to askDavid says this event will coverthe basics of the 'media' part of the label - messaging; transmission; ...

The axeness of an axe

Friday, September 11th, 2009You've gotta love that headline. Sadly I did not write that headline but leonora did from Treehugger,The axeness of an axe? What on earth does that mean I hear you ask? Well it's about starting with the essence of something, ...

Becoming the change you want to see in the world

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009Was what I suggested was "my little Do" after I presented at the Do lectures @ Fforest in Cilgarren on Saturday. "My big Do" was asking people to take the language I had presented and use that to challenge what ...

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