Speaking

Adrian is available to deliver talks and presentations to a variety of audiences. He charges a modest fee for corporate / commercial events which in turn supports the work of the social enterprise Innovate Malvern CIC.

As a STEM Ambassador and a past Volunteer Business Advisor for Young Enterprise, he is happy to speak pro bono at schools, universities and at public outreach events where possible.

In particular Adrian routinely gives talks about:

And now:

  • A new, highly visual and interactive talk about wearable technology based on his upcoming book Wear Next? and featuring Adrian’s Raspberry Pi controlled NeoMatrix #PiJacket.

 

Recent and upcoming talks:

 


An A to Z of Innovation here on Planet Earth

23rd June 2020, Midsummer Malvern Festival, Lewis Lecture Theatre, Malvern College, Great Malvern, UK.

 

Archive for information:

2020

 


How can we change Society with Blockchain?

5th May 2020, BetaDen Tech Tuesday event, Malvern, UK. [Webinar due to COVID-19]


Start to Exit: The trials and tribulations of a technology spin-off company

24th February 2020, School of Physics & Astronomy, University of Edinburgh, UK. [more details]


Wear next? #PiJacket on display

26th January 2020, Cotteridge Park, Birmingham, UK.


 

 

2019

Start to Exit: From PhD to start-up to exit

18th November 2019, Postgraduate Researcher seminar, School of Chemistry, University of Birmingham, UK.


Blockchain technology in banking and finance

31st October 2019, as part of BlockMark Technologies’ BlockGames programme, delivered to Chinese banking delegates at The Möller Institute, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, UK.


Raising funds from start to exit: financing your venture

24th October 2019, Festival of Enterprise, Birmingham NEC, UK.


Blockchain technology in banking and finance

22nd August 2019, as part of BlockMark Technologies’ BlockGames programme, delivered to Chinese banking delegates at The Möller Institute, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, UK.


Blockchain technology in banking and finance

15th August 2019, as part of BlockMark Technologies’ BlockGames programme, delivered to Chinese banking delegates at The Möller Institute, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, UK.


Blockchain is a business disruptor

18th June 2019, WINN Innovation Great Things, Worcester, UK.


Killer Apps on the blockchain: digital asset management and certificates?

22nd May 2019, Harrison Clark Rickerbys Unblocking Blockchain event, Cheltenham, UK.


Start to Exit: From academia to spin-off to trade sale

16th May 2019, PERCAT Careers Seminar on Enterprise and Entrepreneurship, University of Birmingham, UK.


Malvern Rocks! Geology, Hydrology & Technology of Malvern

1st & 2nd May 2018, STEM talks to Kings Hawford School at Malvern Hills GeoCentre, UK


Promoting Entrepreneurship in and around Malvern

8th February 2019, Malvern Civic Society, Eden Church Conference Centre, Malvern, UK.


Start to Exit: From PhD to start-up to exit

7th February 2019, Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Engineers, University of Birmingham, UK.


How studying STEM subjects can help you to be a technology entrepreneur

31st January 2019, Lunchtime STEM careers talk, Hereford Sixth Form College, Hereford, UK.


Emerging technology across the legal ecosystem

15th January 2019, business mix evening on Law: Innovate or Stagnate, Second Home Spitalfields, London UK.


An A to Z of Innovation here on Planet Earth

8th January 2019, The IET (Shropshire), Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology, UK.


Earlier years