Coverage

Suddeutsche Zeitung article featuring our work on a Turing Test for crowds (27/7/20) (German language, but Chrome can auto-translate).

Sunday Times Magazine feature article profiling our work on unconventional computing (29/3/15). PDF version.

Guardian features Beta-Life in the "best science fiction in January round-up" (16/1/15).

Times Higher Education campus round-up (12/1/12), highlighting our work on crush prediction.

Guardian article profiling BACTOCOM.

BBC news and Manchester Evening News articles on BACTOCOM.

Speaking

Forthcoming events

Previous events

5/3/20
Outwood Academy Bydales, Marske-by-the-Sea.

4/7/19
Bede Academy, Blyth.

4/4/19
NCEA Duke's Secondary School, Ashington.

5/7/18
Haslingden High School.

12/12/17
Hawkley Hall High School.

16/11/17
Chorlton High School.

9/11/17
Computer Science in Action, Imperial College, London.

17/7/17
Darwen Aldridge Community Academy.

3/5/17
Witton Park Academy, Blackburn.

24/11/16
Professorial lecture, Manchester Metropolitan.
The Crowd Myth.

17/10/16
Priestley College, Warrington.

21/1/16
Wigan University Technical College.

9/10/15
Rainhill High School.

17/6/15
Science @ The Sally.
Discussion about "science into fiction".

24/5/15
Bradford Literature Festival.
Beta-Life, with Claire Dean.

20/11/14
Nelson and Colne College.

13/11/14
Fleetwood High School.

23/10/14
Manchester Science Festival, Beta-Life launch.
Video footage of this event.

20/10/14
Lancaster Lit Fest, Beta-Life launch.

Booking

For school/college events, please see my Speakers for Schools page.

For any other events, please contact me directly.

Broadcast Media

TV

I was the scientific consultant for Danger Decoded, a TV series shown in over 170 countries on the National Geographic Channel (MMU press release).

I was interviewed on BBC North West Tonight, talking about the "dark web" (9/4/15):

Radio

We (co-author Sarah Schofield and I) appeared on BBC Radio 4 Open Book with Mariella Frostrup, talking about Beta Life (27/11/14):