Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Age: 25

I'm a PhD Student based in Culture Lab within the Digital Interaction Group at Newcastle University. I am looking to explore how digital technologies can support communities as well as providing a means of discovering and engaging with them. I am also interested in how might we design technologies in order to enable communities to design and develop digital services for themselves.

I am also interested in Open Government Data and social media mashups to deliver a more personalised experience of Open Data.

I've created a few services such as, and

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