In a digital world, computer skills are becoming more and more important. How can we make sure the most vulnerable sectors of UK society aren’t excluded and the internet is accessible to everyone?
Rory Cellan-Jones, BBC’s Technology Correspondent.
Martha Lane Fox Government’s digital inclusion champion.
Professor Tanya Byron, Clinical Psychologist, broadcaster and author.
Peter Oakley a.k.a YouTube’s geriatric1927
Peter Oakley (20 August 1927 – 23 March 2014) was a pensioner from Bakewell, Derbyshire, England. He was better known by his pseudonym geriatric1927 on YouTube.
Professor Michael Hulme, Lancaster University.
Lord David Puttnam is an Oscar and BAFTA award-winning film producer. He also sits on the Labour benches in the House of Lords.
Dave Hassell, BECTA
Dave Hassell is Director of Content & Learning, Teaching and Inclusion at BECTA (formerly known as the British Educational Communications and Technology Agency).
Professor Danny Dorling
Part of the School of Ocean and Environmental Sciences series on Volcanoes—all you need to know! More details to be announced here nearer the event.
10 December 2019
Congratulations to Dr Peter Martin who has successfully completed his PhD research as part of the AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Awards.
10 April 2019
With another nationwide climate change strike planned for tomorrow, our Head of Education and Outdoor Learning, Steve Brace has highlighted that climate change is a key part of geography.
14 March 2019
The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) is aware that many academic geographers, as UCU members in universities that participate in USS (Universities Superannuation Scheme), are taking strike action over proposed changes to their pension scheme.
5 March 2018
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