Category Archives: Ignite Bristol #7

Michelle Cioccoloni – Bigger Pictures

As Michelle Cioccoloni sat sketching the crowds at David Hockney’s recent exhibition at the Royal Academy she found her biro and paper drawings getting bigger – but not taking up more space; they were taking in more time. In her … Continue reading

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Mike Toscano – Basics of the US Government

It took a fair amount to pull off, but did you see how we were able to arrange that demonstration of American politics and law in action just in order to promote this talk by Mike Toscano on how the … Continue reading

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Sam Green – I ♥ Aristotle

Sam Green is not the first person to come and speak about happiness on our stage, but his subject was probably the first great thinker on the topic, and I suspect if you asked Sam he’d say that after 2334 … Continue reading

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Dan Williams – Walt Disney World: This was supposed to be the future

Building a city is no Mickey Mouse undertaking, yet it was exactly what Walt Disney intended when he set out to build what would become the second Disney theme park. In this, the second of our talks at Ignite Bristol … Continue reading

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Ed Barnett – How to live longer

Kicking off Ignite Bristol #7 we had seasoned Igniter Ed Barnett, who performed the same honour back at Ignite Bristol #5. Accidentally knocked back a glass of anti-freeze? Avoid debilitating renal failure by throwing back a couple of vodka chasers … Continue reading

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Thanks everyone – videos coming soon

The rushes are in, the tape is spliced and the Ignite Bristol editing elves Penny, Hamish and Oli are working through the night to bring you the videos from Ignite Bristol #7. The wait gives us time to say thanks … Continue reading

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