Category Archives: Events

EMBRACING the Digital Economy with the arms of BCS + CMA + ICT

This event followed the one of its kind last year which I thoroughly enjoyed. It covered the kinds of themes I’m interested in and thus was an excellent way of taking ‘the pulse of our interesting times’, e.g. asking for … Continue reading

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GENERIC NUMERICAL METADATA for Meta Views of Big Business and Very Big Science Data

Mashing up the best of the best seems to be the challenge of our time. Yesterday I met Charles Brewer who is remarkably likeminded in terms of ‘where we are at’ and ‘where we need to go’, as humanity evolves … Continue reading

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WE SHOULD all be Eternal Start-Ups: IC Tomorrow at NESTA – for competition finalists in Education

Yesterday I saw 12 finalists competing for £40K of ICTomorrow at NESTA. I had ‘failed’ and wanted to learn what the potential winners had to offer. When I introduced myself as an ‘eternal Start-Up’ to another of the very few … Continue reading

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GOOD NEWS: Winning an iPad and Coaching @ IBM

Who would have thought that CyberHeaven has a gift for me? Well, I got the phone call, when I was in Germany: You’ve won an iPad to celebrate 30 years of Conferencing by the Management Forum.  An email confirmed it … Continue reading

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WOMEN in DATA @ the ODI: Big Brother is still watching but…

Women in Data is one of the many Meetup groups I joined. Their first event took place at the Open Data Institute with two magnificent presentations: Jeni Tennison, the Technical Director of the Open Data Institute showed us how the … Continue reading

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IRONS in the Funding Fire – the Constant Process of Refinement and Wonderment

Innocentive is an interesting platform that brings together problem seekers with problem solvers. I’m currently working on the challenge presented by NASA: to measure intracranial pressure on ground and in flight. Hence I am suggesting to use my software to compare … Continue reading

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MIGHT I become a TED Fellow and give the talk of my life for 18 minutes?

Anybody vaguely interested in computing will have heard about TED talks [Technology, Entertainment, Design]. I recently met a  TED Fellow at a meeting of Women in Technology who said that applications for TED Fellows have opened. And thus I filled in … Continue reading

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