I am often found doing public talks and workshops on (among other things) language evoluation, science fiction and digital rights. If you're interested in hosting a talk, please email


Language Evolves Workshop for Science Fiction Writers. Cardiff University and/or online. Aug 26th 2020

Data & The Human" panel with Joyann Boyce and Grace Quantock. Watershed Lunchtime talks. Fri 11 Sep 2020

TEDx Newcastle College
Research Revolution Hootenanny (Speaker)
Labour National Digital Strategy Launch (Speaker)
Data Rights, Workers Rights and the Gig Economy (Chair)
Sherborne Science Cafe (Speaker)
AI: Facts vs Fiction (panel discussion)
Bristol "Know Show" (Compere)
Marx at the Arcade (Chair)
Delvizes Arts Festival
Bristol Transformed
Bristol "Know Show"
Salisbury Cafe Scientifique
Resist Surveillance (on behalf of the Open Rights Group)
The British Science Festival,
Bristol Science Café,
Agony Auncles, Bristol,
Royal Institution's "Unconference" on digital privacy
Radboud Talks,
Brussels Bright Club,
Greenlight for Girls,
Newcastle Bright Club,
Newcastle Skeptics in the Pub