c/o Jane Gauntlett
Lunchtime Talk

Past, Present & Future Pleasures.

Fri 13 Nov 13:00-14:00

A peek into Its Our Pleasure - a multidisciplinary experience which centres around Pleasure, Community, Diversity & Exploration. A shared experience of the trials, tribulations & pleasures of working in the current climate.

BBC R&D and Mudlark
Lunchtime Talk

Rabbit Holes!

Fri 6 Nov 13:00-14:00

For this talk we are joined by Ian Forrester, Penny Hay and James Cook who will be discussing the idea of adaptive podcasting, what it is and how it might shape the future of listening.

c/o Camille Aubry
Lunchtime Talk

Ethno Augmenting Social Realities

Fri 30 Oct 13:00-14:00

For this Lunchtime talk we are are joined by Imwen Eke, Camille Aubry & technologist Takita Bartlet who are developing tools for cultural relevance in physical and virtual conversations, with a focus on inclusion.

c/o Verity McIntosh
Lunchtime Talk

Meet Me On the Other Side

Fri 23 Oct 13:00-14:00

From the uncanny valley, to life as a stick of butter, Verity McIntosh will share some of the good, the bad, and the downright ridiculous from her recent adventures in ‘Social VR’.

c/o Vincent Baidoo
Lunchtime Talk

Black Technology Think Tank

Fri 16 Oct 13:00-14:00

For this talk Studio Resident and South West Creative Technology Immersion Fellow, Vincent Baidoo talks us through his recent personal programming journey that ended with him accidentally becoming a Think Tank creator.

Zed @ They Them Studio
Lunchtime Talk

Dr Duckie's Homemade Mutant Hope Machines

Fri 9 Oct 13:00-14:00

For this lunchtime talk we are joined by Ben Walters aka Dr Duckie. Ben will be discussing what makes a homemade mutant hope machine tick & his years of research spent with legendary queer performance collective, Duckie.

Image c/o Speaker
Lunchtime Talk

Data Poetics

Fri 2 Oct 13:00-14:00

We are delighted to partner with Control Shift, a 3 week programme exploring ways to reframe and rethink our relationships with technology, for this lunchtime talk. For this talk we are joined by Artist Naho Matsuda.

Digital Placemaking workshop, credit: Shamphat Photography
Lunchtime Talk

Localising the Internet - 3 perspectives on Digital Placemaking

Fri 25 Sep 13:00-14:00

During September we are handing over Friday's lunchtime talks to Watershed Research team, this Friday we welcome 3 of the Bristol & Bath Creative R+D Digital Placemaking cohort Roseanna Dias, Stephen Hilton & Mike Rawlinson.

c/o Consequential
Lunchtime Talk

How to build a responsible and sustainable culture that helps your organisation thrive

Fri 18 Sep 13:00-14:00

During September we are handing over Friday's lunchtime talks to Watershed Research team, this Friday we welcome Sam Brown & Alex Mecklenburg, who will be discussing their new community interest company, Consequential.

Credit: Franki Chamaki on Unsplash
Lunchtime Talk

Data & The Human

Fri 11 Sep 13:00-14:00

During September we are handing over Friday's lunchtime talks to Watershed Research team, this Friday we welcome Joyann Boyce, Grace Quantock & Hannah Little for a panel discussion exploring the human relationship with data.