travel

SXSW 2012

South by South West (sxsw) is nearly upon us again. For those that have never been, it’s understandably a bit of a mystery. For those of us who do get to go, it is a unique chance to catch up with people from around the world who are passionate about The Web, technology, film, music and all sorts of digital… Read more →

Camberley Tweet Up 9th April

Twitter people meeting face to face… And outside of London too! When: Thursday 9th April, 10:30am. Where: Good Taste Coffee, 67 High St, Camberley, England, GU15 3RB (awaiting review on Trusted Places and Yelp,  WiFi mentioned on jiwire. Why: Just Because… Business conversations and coffee. Who: At least me (Benjamin Ellis), Paul Sloane and Andrew Gerrard. Getting there: Camberley town centre is all shiny new. You… Read more →

Poster Journeys…

I went to this last night: “Poster Journeys – London Transport Museum Event” at the London Transport Museum (big props to Annie Mole). The talk was a fascinating tour of the of Abram Games, given by his daughter, Naomi. A new book –  Poster Journeys – is now available that takes you through Abram’s journey in creating his amazing work. Read more →

Checking in…

This week has been intense, but great. Last night Camberley Toastmasters club, of which I have the pleasure of being president, got to chartering. To add to the evening, I was awarded best prepared speaker. Given that I was up against two people that I consider the best speakers in the region, and that I only had a couple of… Read more →

Harvest Twestival a Real Tweet

Sorry… That title was just there for the taking, and no it isn’t a typo. The Harvest Twestival was a gathering of the twitterati in Londinium at doonstairs. A very snazzy venue, if a little hot! It gave me the chance to put some 3D faces to 2D avatars from the twitter world, as well as catching up with friends. There’s a… Read more →