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I am a NED @ Crowdbnk and a Strategic Advisor to StartUpCapitalVenture 2 in San Francisco; I am also on the CITI Advisory Board @ Columbia University, NY.

I chair Trinity Hospice, Clapham, NISE NHS Innovations SE, Major Stanley's Trust at OURFC and the Great Retail Revival Foundation.



Could the UK Govt run a national registration scheme for Gift Aid? It would be so much easier to administer than the current system.


I founded the Women's Sport Foundation (1984),, the first family computer channel, on BSkyB (1995), the Oxford University Internet Institute (2000), the Parliamentary Sports Fellowship scheme (2004) & a Digital Day for the Nation (2007) which is now a week.

I am on the RFU SE Legacy Board for the RWC 2015, an Ambassador to the European Brain Council's Year of the Brain 2014/15 and sit on the Senior Advisors Group at Pagefield.

I am a member of RIBA's Library Committee and the Design Council's Sounding Board and chair the Development Committee at BookTrust.

I am trying to put the funding together for an Internet Policy Institute.

Social Networking 2/45 8-14 Dec 2014 Monday Sir Ian Carruthers @ Queen Alexander Hospital, Portsmouth with Dr John Stedman Trinity Hospice Board meeting @ Trinity Hospice with Katharine Jackson, Peter Gluckman, James Hibbert, James Thellusson, Dallas Pounds, Adrian Williams & Tessa Moore Tuesday Jane Ralston @ Uno Wednesday Chuka Umana MP @ Digital Breakfast with Shadow Minister team Chris Bryant MP, Iain Wright MP, Chi Onwurah MP & Kevin Brennan MP James...
Ambassador Hazem’s welcome: Dear Participants to the Emergency Workshop " Technology 4 Ebola", as Secretary General of The Egyptian Agency of Partnership for Development,  it is my pleasure to invite you to  the event, which will be held from 15 and 16 December 2014 in the beautiful city of Cairo, Egypt, the World's gateway to Africa. We are determined with our partners to explore  innovative modalities to mobilize resources in a crisis situation to serve...
Day One: December 15th, 2014   8:00 – 9:00       Registration, Coffee?  9:00 – 9:30       Opening Remarks Sponsors                       (Hazem Fahmy, Fernando de Sousa, Hussein...
Older Age by Derek Wyatt   The statistics do not lie. We are all going to live longer and when our health declines it is likely that instead of just dying of cancer or a heart related illness we will die of two or three illnesses. So, we are as likely to die of cancer as much as cancer and dementia or cancer and diabetes.   Living longer puts a strain on the NHS; living longer with more complex illnesses double the strain. The NHS is already at its wit’s end no matter what...
Six months ago I began an email conversation with TfL about the bus stops for the 507. The route runs from Victoria Station to Waterloo and back. Because of the enormous refit of Victoria per se (six cranes and counting) the out bus to Waterloo was redriected down Vauxhall Bridge Road and left into Rochester Row. So after departing the next stop was in the middle of Rochester Row which from central Pimlico was a mile walk. I had noticed a bus stop in VBR which could be used by the 507 which...

Latest Video

The internet's role in the recession. G20 and we20
we20 have been lucky enough to speak to Derek Wyatt MP one of the pioneers of internet adoption within UK Parliament. Derek spoke to us about the internet's role in contributing to and possibly solving the recession. He also explains some background to the G20 Summit and discusses we20.

Internet Stuff

Brazilian Internet Bill of Rights published
Policy Exchange one of our more vibrant think tanks - though slightly right wing - has produced an excellent technology manifesto

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