Category Archives: Public Engagement

New project: Cyberselves

Our team from Sheffield Robotics, University of Sheffield, led by my colleague Tony Prescott, has received an AHRC grant for our Cyberselves project, to examine the transforming impact of immersive technologies on our societies and cultures. Advertisements

New project: Cyberselves

Our team from Sheffield Robotics, University of Sheffield, led by my colleague Tony Prescott, has received an AHRC grant for our Cyberselves project, to examine the transforming impact of immersive technologies on our societies and cultures.

Bluedot Festival

I was part of a team from Sheffield Robotics that attended the Bluedot Festival of music and science at Jodrell Bank, UK from 7 – 9 July. MCR Live did some filming, and bits of an interview I did with them

Bluedot Festival

I was part of a team from Sheffield Robotics that attended the Bluedot Festival of music and science at Jodrell Bank, UK from 7 – 9 July. MCR Live did some filming, and bits of an interview I did with them

Can a robot replace Ed Sheeran? BBC Radio 1

On Tuesday, March 21, 2017, some of my colleagues from Sheffield Robotics and I were used as contributors to BBC Radio 1‘s programme ‘Can a robot replace Ed Sheeran?‘.

Can a robot replace Ed Sheeran? BBC Radio 1

On Tuesday, March 21, 2017, some of my colleagues from Sheffield Robotics and I were used as contributors to BBC Radio 1‘s programme ‘Can a robot replace Ed Sheeran?‘.

Festival of the Mind 2016 (2)

The nice people at the University of Sheffield produced this video of the project that I undertook with the fabulously talented Rita Marcalo at Instant Dissidence for 2016’s Festival of the Mind.

Festival of the Mind 2016 (2)

The nice people at the University of Sheffield produced this video of the project that I undertook with the fabulously talented Rita Marcalo at Instant Dissidence for 2016’s Festival of the Mind.

BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking: Man and Animals

Back on Tues, 15 November, I took part in a discussion hosted by Free Thinking on BBC Radio 3. Entitled ‘Man and Animals‘, it was part of the 2016 Being Human Festival, recorded at FACT in Liverpool. The programme can

BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking: Man and Animals

Back on Tues, 15 November, I took part in a discussion hosted by Free Thinking on BBC Radio 3. Entitled ‘Man and Animals‘, it was part of the 2016 Being Human Festival, recorded at FACT in Liverpool. The programme can

Festival of the Mind 2016 (1)

A nice short article from @UniShefEngage on Futurecade at this year’s Festival of the Mind, featuring words from my dear friend @ChrisBlackmore and a nice picture of Nao and @RitaMarcalo doing their thing. It was a great experience and I

Festival of the Mind 2016 (1)

A nice short article from @UniShefEngage on Futurecade at this year’s Festival of the Mind, featuring words from my dear friend @ChrisBlackmore and a nice picture of Nao and @RitaMarcalo doing their thing. It was a great experience and I