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It’s Shnit 2017!

#shnitsoton Date: Saturday 28 October 2017 Time: 7.00pm Place: Immaculate Conception Church Hall, Portswood Road, Southampton, SO17 3SB (Map). Ticket Price: FREE Event Information: Recommended 15+ The venue is accessible to disabled guests. Get free tickets at Eventbrite This year the best of international short more »

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Web Science TV

At the end of last year, I directed a major 10th anniversary project for the Web Science Trust – the WebSci@10 Live TV Channel – and played an important role in the small team designing and organising the event. My more »

Posted in Events, video production, web content

Shnit Short Film Festival Returns to Southampton

#shnitsoton Date: Saturday 15 October 2016 Time: 7.00pm Place: Immaculate Conception Church Hall, Portswood Road, Southampton, SO17 3SB (Map). Ticket Price: FREE Event Information: Recommended 15+ The venue is accessible to disabled guests. Get tickets for this years’ Shnit Southampton at Eventbrite / Facebook This year more »

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‘Tiger’, who came for chi

Much as I dislike obscure/punning blog post titles,  I’m afraid I couldn’t resist this one. ‘Tiger’ refers to children’s TV legend Debbie Russ, who played this role in the popular 70’s Saturday morning sitcom Here Come the Double Deckers!. And ‘chi’ is, of more »

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New website for SEPnet

I have recently been working with University of Southampton postgraduate student, Sylvian Patrick, to produce a new design for the main South East Physics Network (SEPnet) website. The project came about as the result of a request from James West, SEPnet Executive Director, who was looking more »

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Shnit Film Festival comes to Southampton

Date: Saturday 10 October 2015 Time: 7.00pm Place: Bitterne Park Baptist Church Hall, Wellington Road, Southampton, SO18 1PH (Map). Ticket Price: FREE Event Information: Recommended 18+ Get tickets for Shnit Southampton at Eventbrite / Facebook This year the best of international short film comes to Southampton courtesy more »

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MOOC Data Visualisation Hackthon

Exploring and presenting research data in a readily understandable visual form is an important aspect of communicating my work – which is why I organised an inaugural MOOC Data Visualisation Hackthon for members of the Web Observatory team and the Web and Internet more »

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Outreach with the Hampshire Cultural Trust

Earlier this year the University of Southampton was approached by Lorna Franklin from the Hampshire Cultural Trust. The Trust had received Heritage Lottery funding to engage teenagers in developing an exhibition on how technology has impacted our lives since the more »

Posted in Events' Coverage, Workshops

Technology-Enhanced Learning Conference 2015

Today’s beautifully organised Technology Enhanced Learning Conference set a benchmark for future technology enhanced conferences. The event, organised by Fiona Harvey and the team at the Institute for Learning Innovation and Development (ILIaD) employed many established and emerging digital tools, all of more »

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Open Data: are local councils getting the message?

I attended a highly inspirational talk at the Ordnance Survey last Thursday. The key speaker, Chief Technology Officer at the UK Government’s Cabinet Office, Liam Maxwell, spoke on “Government as a Platform” (GaaP) under the auspices of the Southern Policy more »

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