Drawnalism team preparing plenary sessions In-the-Moment in display at SocialInnovationEU in Lisbon Portugal in 2017

Changing society because we must

Social innovation strengthens the capacity of people to act together for common purpose. Since the global financial crisis of 2007/08 governments around the world have been very keen to grow the resilience of their societies using mutuality and collaboration. But how to consistently trigger the changes in behaviour to benefit society? Real world social enterprises […]

At the interface of open data

To Queen’s University Belfast for the Open Data Camp Unconference. We hope you enjoy the video and short photo essay below which gives some idea of the liveliness of this long running event, which is all about the power of information. If you are new to the idea of Unconferences, in between the pictures below you will […]

With the truth seekers at TEDxSkoll

We’ve all seen TED and TEDx videos on the internet, but TEDxSkoll was our first hands-on experience of one of the very well-known events. Eleven speakers spoke for 12-15 minutes each on a variety of topics ranging from anarchism to holocaust denial, from futurism to how satellite imagery displays the impact of humanity on the planet, and the event rounded off […]

Drawing better decisions

We choose to work in high quality at speed and we are always impressed by others who do the same. So to witness the construction of a new data science campus at the Office of National Statistics which went from commission to opening in under 12 months was seriously impressive, by any pair of eyes. We were privileged to attend the opening […]