Ian Forrester

Senior fire starter at the BBC

Addressing the turn towards personal data in future media, by unveiling the socio-technical responses that make this shift empowering for audiences.

Senior firestarter at BBC R&D, emergent technology expert and serial social geek event organiser. Interested in personal data and its possibilities and implications for the future, particularly from a media experiences perspective.

My Sessions

The Imaginarium of MyData Futures


What we might learn from these different possible futures, in order to create to best possible MyData world? We will tap into visions ranging from emerging technology projections to speculative fiction in our quest to explore wild, even provocative, future scenarios: paradoxical, fun, desirable, messy, failed, complicated, incoherent, and ordinary data futures. The goal is […]