Converging Home Summit and Connected Cottage Whitepaper

CSI Summit 2014

Join me for CSI Magazine’s Converging Home Summit at the IoD this Thursday the 8th of May, 2014 at 14:30 – 15:30. I’ll be chairing the panel Future Smart Home Opportunities and IoT with three panellists from Intel, Cisco and

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The Connected Cottage: Testing Out the Connected Cottage (Part 5)

The Connected Cottage: Lamp Module

Welcome to the fifth post The Connected Cottage series, leading up to Maria’s panel chair at The CSI Converging Home Summit on the 8th of May, 2014. Each article in the Connected Cottage series includes a look at a Connected

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The Connected Cottage: Making the Connected Home Smart (Part 4)

Welcome to the fourth post The Connected Cottage series, leading up to Maria’s panel chair at The CSI Converging Home Summit on the 8th of May, 2014. The Smart Home incorporates many different applications of technology. The most common ones

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The Connected Cottage: Connecting the Connected Home (Part 3)

Welcome to the third post The Connected Cottage series, leading up to Maria’s panel chair at The CSI Converging Home Summit on the 8th of May, 2014. So how are all these devices actually connecting? Well, there are several different

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The Connected Cottage: An Introduction to Home Technology (Part 2)

Welcome to the second post in The Connected Cottage series, leading up to Maria’s panel chair at The CSI Converging Home Summit on the 8th of May, 2014. The Connected Home and its components aren’t particularly new, but in the

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The Connected Cottage: Welcome to the Connected Cottage (Part 1)

The Connected Cottage

Welcome to The Connected Cottage series. Over 5 days this blog will discuss Connected Home technology as a lead up to Maria’s panel chair at The CSI Converging Home Summit on the 8th of May, 2014. I live in an

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Maria’s Fireside Chat at London Technology Week

London Technology Week 2014

 I’m honoured to have been asked to do a Fireside Chat on being a woman in technology as part of London Technology Week. The London Technology Week have an announcement for the discussion.  It will be co-located quite conveniently at

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Game of Thrones Season 4 Premiere

Game of Thrones S4 Premiere

Following on from my last post on Being a BAFTA Judge, one of the bonuses of being in BAFTA is occasionally we get to attend premieres! And one of the most exciting ones this year so far has been the

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Being a BAFTA Judge

BAFTA 2014

I’m often asked how I got to be a BAFTA judge. The real answer is luck.  I was in the right place at the right time with the right expertise and talking to the right person. And I’m forever grateful

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Editorial Intelligence’s Comment Conference: Mobile World

Editorial Intelligence

Maria spoke on the panel Digital Mobility: Innovation in a Mobile World at the eighth in Editorial Intelligence’s Comment Conference series. Mobile World looked at the social, political, technical, cultural and media impacts of information. Ed Vaizey kicked off the

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