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Live Blog of Girls in Tech at VIVID


Tweet Thanks to Intel for inviting me here to the Girls in Tech event to talk about how we inspire girls to get involved in technology. It’s something I’m passionate about so it’s a delight to be here. I’ll keep … Continue reading

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Technophilia: The Festival of Dangerous Ideas

Tweet The panel mounts the stage – Marc Fennell is Chair, and Prof Marc Lewis and Martin Ford are with us. Fennell asks if tech is addictive. Lewis says there is certainly the capacity of being addictive. Lewis says a … Continue reading

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The Art of the Start 2.0 – Guy Kawasaki

Tweet I’m here at the UNSW lecture from Guy Kawasaki.  I’ll be updating this post live online over the next hour. Kawasaki says that he wants to share top 10 tips for starting the next successful business as a startup. … Continue reading

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CISCO Live: Investing in Australia’s Future

Ken Boal at Cisco Live

Tweet Cisco VP for ANZ, Ken Boal has spent time with the press corps on the state of Cisco and their investments in Australia.  The following is my live blog of the session. Boal notes that Cisco had to change … Continue reading

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CISCO Live: The Keynote on the Internet of Everything


Tweet Tim Fawcett begins the session with an acknowledgement of the traditional landowners. This is folowed by a video descriving the interet of everything as a neural net of the globe. SEnsors, everywhere will prvide real time information on everything … Continue reading

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The Art of Keeping Appointments

Tweet  Actually the title of this post is a bit of a misnomer.  Keeping appointments in an age of competing calendar systems is a bit of a science, but we’ll come back to that. This week I’ve had about 4 … Continue reading

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Far too long since posts

jj on CMAD webinar

Tweet It’s about time I produced a new list of recent posts in other quarters – those at least I’m allowed to share. At the Salesforce blog – a business innovation heads-up on wearables: wherein I argue that enthusiasm for … Continue reading

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Social Media Week Sydney Wrap-Up, 2014


Tweet Note: A version of this post originally appeared on LinkedIn on 29 September, 2014. During the week commencing the 22nd September 2014, I attended most of the Social Media Week event in Sydney. While I’m on the Advisory Board and it … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about cheating

Paul Downey. Cheat Like an Artist,

Tweet Now on to interesting stuff.  An excerpt I tweeted this morning from a new book on digital education has fired my passion again on the subject of cheating and digital technologies.  The ‘cheating’ to which I’m primarily referring relates … Continue reading

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Recent posts & moving on


Tweet Having departed from 1000heads, I’m now doing consultancy work before making a proper decision as to my next venture.  There are a few offers on the table and I’m currently assessing them all before making a final decision. In … Continue reading

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