Video & Audio

7 lessons from public sector digital

Making Tech Better – Episode 5

April 2021 on Making Tech Better. This was episode 5 of MadeTech’s new podcast where I spoke with the host Clare Sudbery about toxic technology and how funding isn’t working for digital.

User-centred cloud

June 2020 at Computing’s DeskFlix event, co-presented with Kris Saxton. Why a cloud hosting strategy should focus on user-centred design, creating a service that meets the needs of software developers.

Hybrid Clouds. How to go slow and haemorrhage money doing it

June 2017 at DevOps Enterprise Summit 2017, co-presented with Kris Saxton. Exploring the dangers of so-called ‘hybrid cloud’ strategies, and why hybrid is better described as a predicament.

Toxic technology is the poorly designed, insecure, unstable technology at the heart of most large, established organisations. This talks about the visible patterns of neglect, and the complex causes of toxicity. An exploration of human bias, corporate norms and command and control culture.

Technology in justice

June 2018 on the WB40 podcast where I’m interviewed about working in technology and justice.

On hype technology and its impact on innovation

April 2019 on the Technically Legal podcast discussing the impact of ‘hype technology’ (e.g. artificial intelligence, blockchain, internet-of-things) on innovation.