The internet is rapidly evolving to play a central role in society, transforming social, cultural, economic and political landscapes. The benefits are clear, but are societies equipped to keep pace with the consequences of our increasing reliance on this technology?
Dr Aleks Krotoski, Academic, journalist and host of the Guardian’s Tech Weekly podcast
Ben Hammersley, Editor-at-large of WIRED UK
Nick Harkaway, Author and technology blogger
Professor Alan Woodward
Dr Sue Black
The winners of the 2019 Young Geographer of the Year competition and Rex Walford Award were presented with their awards in a ceremony held at the Society on Tuesday 12 November.
13 November 2019
New technology for forecasting the effect of cold weather on roads has improved safety and reduced cost for councils.
Sapper Rachael Bradley is a Geographic Technician/ ME Geographic Engineer in the British Army.
Dr Simon Tate (Newcastle University) and Dr Lynda Yorke (Bangor University).
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