Martyn Perks
digital business consultant and writer; co-author, Big Potatoes: the London manifesto for innovation

Martyn Perks is a management consultant, and he also regularly writes about design, technology and innovation for a number of publications including the IndependentspikedDesign Week, and the Big Issue. He has also organised and spoken at numerous events in America and in Europe, including at the Cheltenham Science Festival, London Design Festival, the Design Museum, Zurich and Dublin Salons, and at the tenth Anglo-Israel Colloquium in Jerusalem. He was a contributor to The Future of Community: reports of a death greatly exaggerated, co-authored Big Potatoes: The London Manifesto for Innovation, and convened its Big Potatoes: Manifesto for Design group.

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Saturday 13 October, 12:00 Frobisher 4-6
Social media: the public square of the 21st century?

Sunday 14 October, 13:10 Garden Room
Free speech in an age of social media

Saturday 17 November, 11:00 Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, Stockholm
Is social media bad for society?

Saturday 17 November, 16:00 Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, Stockholm
Immigration and citizenship: is there a future for free movement?