A conversation about how people are interpreting the concept of Big Society and does it need tightening as Matthew Taylor suggests, or might a 'baggy' concept be a strength and help more people get involved?
Director of Serco ExperienceLab, leading a team of experience design researchers and technology experts. Helping to develop web, mobile, TV and other digital media in a human-centred way.
In addition, the Executive Advisor to PlayableGames, a consultancy focussed on improving video games through research. Also a part-time visiting researcher at the Digital World Research Centre in Surrey.
Welcome to the Fellowship online space. Thanks for attending the New Fellows evening on Tuesday. It was good to meet you; hope you enjoyed it. It great that you've joined the New Fellows connections group. If you have any feedback on the night or on the group and how it works, please let me know or post it on here http://rsafellowshipcouncil.ning.com/group/newfellowsconnections
Influential author and speaker Dr Brené Brown tackles the myth that vulnerability is a weakness. Instead, she argues, it is the clearest path to courage and meaningful connection, and has the power to transform the way we engage and educate.
The NHS turns 65 this year at a time of significant change and unprecedented financial challenge. The RSA and the Nuffield Trust bring together panel of influential thinkers from the health sector and beyond to debate whether it is time for the NHS to be retired off or whether there is scope for reinvention.