London Knowledge Cafe @ House of Commons Library
Gurteen Knowledge Cafe
I am sorry but this Cafe is now fully booked
Date: Tuesday 2nd September 2014, 6:00pm - 9:00pm. This is a free event. Please arrive at 6:00pm or shortly after, which will give you time to settle in and meet other people.
Refreshments will be provided. The cafe itself will start prompt at 6:30pm.
Theme and Question:
The theme and question have not been agreed yet but is likely to be something around "Digital Democracy".
Register now if you are interested and I will update you with full details once they are available.
Speaker: Emma Mulqueeny
Emma is the founder of Rewired State and Young Rewired State, is a Commissioner for the Speaker's Commission on Digital Democracy and a Google Fellow.
She has recently been included in the 166th annual edition of Who's Who, voted onto the Wired 100 list, Tech City 100, BIMA Hot 100, has been voted one of the top ten women in technology by The Guardian, into the top ten Tech Heroes for Good by NESTA and named as one of the 25 most influential women in IT by Computer Weekly.
Emma writes regularly for the British Press and on her own blog, speaks on radio and on television, is best known for her campaign: ‘Year 8 is too Late' (encouraging girls into technology subjects) and relentlessly pushing the potential of open data.
Sponsor: Bryn Morgan, House of Commons Library
Room: Macmillan Room
Directions: You should enter Portcullis House through the entrance marked "4".
You will be subject to a security scan and bag search at the entrance.
Please report to reception and explain you have come to attend the Knowledge Cafe in the Macmillan Room.. You will need to have registered to be allowed entry.
This is a short video of a Knowledge Cafe I run for the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA)
in Dubai on 29th October 2013 on Knowledge Sharing.
04:55 PM GDT