Talks and Interviews with Speakers at ThinkCon
Interviews and Talks recorded at ThinkOutreach's annual conference, ThinkCon, promoting some of the best free-thinkers in the world. Chosen not just for their subject knowledge but also for their ability to inspire and entertain.
Duration: 12:40 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ
- Kate Russell is a journalist and reporter who, by her own admission, spends far too much time online. For the past decade she has dedicated her life to staying on top of online developments, commenting on the Internet, social media and mobile apps for the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and a frightening number of print and online publications. In that time she has seen a lot of things done well - but less widely reported are the disasters she's witnessed. From monumental social media screw-ups (like the Facebook party invitation that ended in a full-scale riot), to the truth behind how much information you're giving to 'The Man'. This revealing talk is not for the faint-hearted and might make you think twice about how well you know the Internet.
Duration: 8:34 m - Filetype: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 KBPS - Frequency: 44100 HZ
Described as 'one of the sharpest and best sceptical commentators out there', Hayley Stevens has addressed international audiences about researching the paranormal as a non-believer. She is one of Britain's most vocal skeptical paranormal researchers and has been actively investigating ghosts and monsters since her teens.
In her talk 'I'm a ghost hunter, get me out of here!' Hayley will introduce you to the often confused & somewhat scary world of modern paranormal research where things regularly go bump in the night...