Tag Archives: DIT

Los Angeles / Austin

Across a trip to the US further reminders that the scale and capitalisation of “digital content” channels there has very few comparators to the UK market, and that the traditional channel and studios are rapidly entering the space in order … Continue reading

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Hyderabad / Mumbai / Delhi

The inaugural India Gaming Show in Delhi (noisily) showcased a Games sector showing potential for fast acceleration from a low base point – driven by mobile. Console and PC hardware is still very expensive for many users but the acceleration … Continue reading

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2017

So I’ve been invited to a reception in Washington the weekend of the presidential inauguration…part of me finds the idea interesting and compelling, part of me wants to run a mile. Much like the prospect of 2017 really. For DIT … Continue reading

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San Francisco / Los Angeles

(To answer the question from the Helsinki blog, no-one talked about it, at all, like the whole of California has just decided to mentally block what comes next…) A really stimulating visit to San Francisco (including VRX 2016) and then … Continue reading

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Helsinki

A different (significantly colder) city and a very different show – even though ostensibly the area of focus was identical. Slush in Helsinki still manages to protect its founding student cooperative ethos, even as it reaches 17,000 people; it’s quite … Continue reading

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Lisbon

To Lisbon for the first iteration of Web Summit in the city. The event is now gigantic, c.50,000 attendees, but what was happening beyond the Summit was of most interest last week. As noted elsewhere I’ve become increasingly cynical about … Continue reading

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Copenhagen / Malmo / Lund / Gothenburg

An accelerated round trip through Denmark / Southern Sweden punctuated throughout by examples of long term, design thinking: from the explicit future city focus of initiatives in Copenhagen like Design To Improve Life or Copenhagen Solutions Lab; to the more … Continue reading

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