• Matter and Memory and Deep Learning

    Matter and Memory and Deep Learning

    In November 2017, David’s paper, delivered in Japan in November 2016, and revised during the Spring of 2017 in response to the conference, and referring to some of the other papers delivered there, was published, […]

     
  • Corporations and professionalism: awkward bed-fellows?

    Corporations and professionalism: awkward bed-fellows?

    David published a paper in the Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society, in October 2017, entitled ‘Corporations and professionalism: awkward bed-fellows?’ – a response to Oliver Burmeister’s paper, in the same issue, on Professionalism in […]

     
  • Bergson, Complexity and Creative Emergence

    Bergson, Complexity and Creative Emergence in paperback

    In October 2017 David’s first monograph, Bergson, Complexity and Creative Emergence, was made available in a soft back edition by the publishers, Palgrave – at a third of the price of the hardback!  

     
  • Banking sector will be ground zero for job losses from AI and robotics – article in The Conversation

    Banking sector will be ground zero for job losses from AI and robotics – article in The Conversation

    In September 2017, David co-authored an article in The Conversation responding to Deutsche Bank CEO John Cryan’s  prediction a bonfire of industry jobs in the Banking sector as automation takes hold across the finance sector.

     
  • Review of Gramsci and Foucault: A Reassessment

    Review of Gramsci and Foucault: A Reassessment

    In August 2017, a new review of David’s book of collected essays Gramsci and Foucault: A Reassessment, written by Pietro Daniel Omodeo of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science was published in the Journal of Interdisciplinary History of […]

     
  • British Academy: for the humanities and social sciences

    British Academy Mid-Career Fellow

    “Understanding Digital Events”: In August 2017 David was awarded a British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship for the duration of 2018. This highly prestigious award allows “academics to focus on a major piece of research and to communicate […]

     
  • Keynote Speaker in Sri Lanka

    Keynote Speaker in Sri Lanka

    In September 2017 David will be one of the invited Keynote Speakers at NITC / SEARCC CONFERENCE 2017 Colombo, Sri Lanka, speaking on Digital Inclusion.

     
  • Turin University

    I am a Person

    David presented at ETHICOMP 2017, in Turin, Italy, in June 2017. Abstract: This paper presents a conception of personhood as both physical and social, and both as radically contingent upon their respective physical and social environments. […]

     
  • Digital Manchester - article in The Conversation

    Digital Manchester – article in The Conversation

    In May 2017 David published an article in The Conversation entitled Ten ways Manchester is set to become one of the world’s top “digital cities”, asking whether, as new Greater Manchester Mayor, Andy Burnham, suggested in his Manifesto, Manchester […]

     
  • External Examiner, Bath University

    In May 2017, David acted as External Examiner to PhD Candidate Tracy Buss, whose thesis on information behaviour in the online college search process was a very interesting piece of work on an under-researched area. […]