Lizzie Dyson: BBC Sports Persona refresh in 6 weeks

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Viv Slack: If you build it, will they come?

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Verity Stockdale: Tech and language

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Rachael Ball: What does a digital project manager do? 5 minute window into my world

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Gemma Sou, Viva Voce: a new social network for social scientists

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