rbutr takes second runner up at SydStart’s pitching competition

A little over two weeks ago rbutr was revealed to have made it into the top 10 pitches for SydStart’s pitching tournament. We were very excited to be given the opportunity to pitch on the main stage of SydStart, Sydney’s largest and most important startup conference and expo. That pitch took place on Tuesday the 2nd of […]

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Talking at Nerd Nite, Sydney, on Wednesday March 5th!

I will be talking at Nerd Nite next week about “The (mis)information superhighway” It should be a fun lighthearted talk about all of the really bad misinformation which gets shared all over the internet so quickly and easily, and of course, how we might be able to help fight back against it with rbutr. Click […]

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Australian National Skeptic Conference Completed!

I have just arrived home from a fantastic weekend in the Australian Capital Territory, where the Australian National Skeptics Conference was just held in the fantastic venue, the CSIRO Discovery Centre. I had a great weekend, met some amazing people and am really pumped about getting some groundswell support behind rbutr in Australia over the […]

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rbutr Wins Scholarship to Present at Creative Innovation Conference + More Speaking Engagements

I was recently informed that I had been awarded a scholarship to attend and present rbutr at the 2013 Creative Innovation Global conference in Melbourne, Australia. You can see the announcement here: Ci2013 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED! The scholarship includes participation in all parts of the conference, and a chance to pitch rbutr to the […]

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The 15th European Skeptics Congress, Stockholm

On the 22nd of August I flew from the UK to Sweden to attend the European Skeptics Congress in Stockholm. The first morning of the conference had Hans Rosling, international superstar of statistics, giving a talk on demographics and public perception vs reality. I was fortunate enough to have a long chat with Hans after […]

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rbutr USA Trip Part 3 – Wrapping it all up

I have had to cut short this series of posts because it was taking up too much of my time to write them, and seriously, you all know that I have more important things to be working on….  So here is the conclusion of our USA trip, as quickly and efficiently as I can present […]

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