Complexity, micro-narratives and SenseMaker®.  Tony Quinlan’s talk from the UN Data Innovation Lab , Nairobi: March 2017

Complexity, micro-narratives and SenseMaker®. Tony Quinlan’s talk from the UN Data Innovation Lab , Nairobi: March 2017

It’s a couple of months ago now, but Narrate’s Chief Storyteller, Tony Quinlan, was invited to talk at the fourth UN Data Innovation Learning Lab event, held in Nairobi, Kenya in March 2017. The event focused on “making data meaningful and making the invisible visible“. The video of the talk is available on YouTube here: […]

Down your way – Singapore, Melbourne, Kuala Lumpur

Down your way – Singapore, Melbourne, Kuala Lumpur

Just a brief one ahead of upcoming travels for anyone who wants to meet up.  I’m teaching courses and working on projects in July in Singapore and Melbourne: Introduction to SenseMaker®, Singapore – 13-14th July Complex facilitation techniques, Singapore – 16-17th July Introduction to SenseMaker®, Melbourne – 20-21st July Complex facilitation techniques, Melbourne – 23-24th […]

A ride down the Memory Line – an indulgence

A ride down the Memory Line – an indulgence

This afternoon I’m headed for a meeting near Leatherhead and find myself reminiscing on a train through stations, names and suburban landscape that 35 years ago was very familiar. Trains in this part of South West London were a daily part of life – to school, to friends and to scouts. And the interwoven lines […]

Health Innovation Network – September 2014 slides

Health Innovation Network – September 2014 slides

As promised, here are the slides from Monday's Health Innovation Network presentation at Guy's Hospital. Download 001 London Health in Innovation – September 2014   For those who wanted to contribute and play with SenseMaker®, here's the website: SenseMaker for Health Innovation – demo site Alternatively, download the app for iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch or Android and […]

Round your way – Addis Ababa, Istanbul, London, Kigali, Washington, Ottawa

Round your way – Addis Ababa, Istanbul, London, Kigali, Washington, Ottawa

A brief note – but more trips coming up in the diary.  While there're specific activities at each stop to be done, I'm open to any conversations/quick meetings. So the travel plans are: Addis Ababa: 1-5 September 2014Istanbul:       8-10 September 2014Kigali:           23-26 September 2014Washington:  29 September-1 October 2014Ottawa:        2-3 October 2014 Any good […]

IQPC slides June 2014

IQPC slides June 2014

Closing on a great week – four day-long courses with Dave Snowden and a stimulating bunch of people in Paddington, some fascinating side meetings, while projects went to field in the background.  And yesterday afternoon back for the third year to speak to the IQPC conference.  I promised I'd make my slides available from that: […]

Looking past what survived to what fell

Looking past what survived to what fell

In among the various podcasts I listen to is You Are Not So Smart – an educating and entertaining podcast much of the time. I caught the latest episode when I was travelling and it's highly pertinent to a couple of projects I'm working on at the moment – it was titled Survivorship Bias.  From […]