Talks

Talks & Panels
  • I Conferencia Internacional Atenea Mujeres Artistas Tecnólogas: Música y tecnología, Guest Panelist: 'G.Hack and Female Laptop Orchestra', La Universitat Politècnica de València, València, Spain, Jun 2018
  • University of Malta, Guest Speaker: 'Why having a 'side hustle' will keep you relevant in the current employment market?' Msida, Malta, Apr 2018
  • eSkills Malta Foundation: Launch of the 'Guidelines to Increase and Retain Women in ICT', Guest Speaker: 'Best Practice Initiatives, BCSWomen (British Computer Society) Santa Venera, Malta, Apr 2018   
  • eSkills Malta Foundation: Guest Panelist (alongside Honourable Minister Helena Dalli, Minister for European Affairs and Equality and Honourable Silvio Schembri, Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services, Digital Economy & Innovation), Santa Venera, Malta, Apr 2018
  • British Computer Society Open Source SG: Musical Software and Hardware, Guest Speaker: 'Female Laptop Orchestra', London, UK, Jan 2018
  • World Stage Design 2017, Listen Hear, Guest Speaker: 'Female Laptop Orchestra', Taipei, Taiwan, Jul 2017
  • Music Tech Fest Paris, Guest Speaker: ’G.Hack/ FLO’, Paris, France, Nov 2014
  • SoundSoftware 2014: Third Workshop on Software and Data for Audio and Music Research, Guest Speaker: ’Learning Web Audio API with G.Hack’, London, UK, Jul 2014
  • SONAR 2014, Panel Chair: 'Women Hackers: Cyberfeminism, hacktivism, open culture and free tech education’, Barcelona, Spain, Jun 2014
  • FLOSSIE 2013, Guest Speaker: ’Building communities’, London, UK, Nov 2013
  • World Stage Design 2013, Listen Hear, Guest Speaker: ’Scan it, lock it, tilt it, shake it, throw it’, Cardiff, Wales, Sep 2013
  • Campus Party Europe, Guest Speaker:’Collaborative music-making in the 21st century’/ Guest Panelist: ‘Attracting and retaining the next Hedy Lamarr in Tech’, London, UK, Aug 2013
  • Computer Weekly, Guest Speaker: ’What can you do to make a difference to the future of IT?’, London, UK, Jul 2013
  • Maker Faire, Guest Speaker ‘G.Hack’, London, UK Jul 2013
  • PG Conference EECS, Judging Panel, QMUL, London, UK, Jun 2013
  • The Thursday Club, Panel Chair: ‘The Girls Hacking Club presents a 'Women in technology’, London, UK, Nov 2012
  • Creative Works London, Guest Speaker: 'Women in digital economy' roundtable, London, UK, Nov 2012
  • University of Kent, Guest Sound Artist, UK, Nov 2012
  • Campus Party Berlin, Guest Speaker: ’Help! We need sound!’/ Guest Panelist: ‘The work of art at the age of digital reproduction’, Berlin, Germany, Aug 2012
  • PG Conference EECS, Keynote Speaker/ Judging panel, QMUL, London, UK, Jun 2012
  • FLOSSIE 2012, Guest Speaker: ’G.Hack and WISE - Making it happen @ QMUL’, London, UK, May 2012
  • Digital Shoreditch Festival 2012: Innovate, Guest Panelist: ‘Women in tech: A forum for solutions’, London, UK, May 2012
  • London Hopper Colloquium, Guest Speaker: ‘G.Hack’, London, UK, May 2012
  • Silicon Valley Comes To The UK: Technology Entrepreneurship Round-table, Guest Speaker ‘G.Hack’, QMUL, London, UK, Nov 2011
  • Staffordshire University, Guest Sound Artist, Staffordshire, UK, Oct 2009
  • Yale School of Drama, International Guest Sound Artist, New Haven, US, Mar 2009
  • United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT), International Guest Sound Artist, Cincinnati, US, Mar 2009

Peer-reviewed Conference Papers, Poster Abstracts, Workshops, Demos, and Performances
  • Brown, N., Makri, S., Metatla, O. and Porter, C. (2018) ‘From Data to Design: The 2nd Workshop on the Challenges and Opportunities for Qualitative Data Research Methods in HCI’ (workshop). The 32nd International British Computer Society Human Computer Interaction Conference (BCS-HCI2018), Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2-6 July. BCS & L&D Ltd.
  • Brown, N. (2018) ‘Evaluating the Usefulness of the Adapted Thematic Analysis in the Process of Design’ (poster presentation). The 32nd International British Computer Society Human Computer Interaction Conference (BCS-HCI2018), Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2-6 July. BCS & L&D Ltd.
  • Brown, N., Chudy, M., Papadomanolaki, M., Wilkie, S., Pase, T., Stolfi, A., Schroeder, F., Xambó A., Ikkache, L., Freeman, J., Ganesh, S., Kerure, A., Narang, J. and Wang, S. (2017) Transmusicking I. In: Audio Mostly 2017, London, UK, 23-26 August 2017.
  • Brown, N., Chudy, M., Alarcon, X., Papadomanolaki, M. (2016) In Transglasphone. In: The 12th International Symposium of Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research: Bridging People and Sound (CMMR 2016), São Paulo, Brazil. 05-08 July 2016.
  • Brown, N., Knecht, K., Carlota, P., Chudy, M. (2014) Learn to Hack Web Audio API with G.Hack. Music Tech Fest Paris, IRCAM, Centre Pompidou, France, 21-23 November 2014. 
  • Brown, N., Kosta, K. (2014) Learn to Hack Web Audio API with G.Hack. SoundSoftware 2014: Third Workshop on Software and Data for Audio and Music Research. Queen Mary University of London, 8 July 2014. 
  • Brown, N., Knecht, K., Carlota, P., Kosta, K. (2014) Learn to Hack Web Audio API with G.Hack. Sónar, Barcelona, Spain. 12-14 June 2014. 
  • Brown, N., Pardue, L., Knecht, K., Carlota, P. (2013) Light Touch. In: The 10th International Symposium of Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research: Sound, Music & Motion (CMMR 2013), Marseille, France. 15-18 October 2013. 
  • Brown, N., Stockman, T. (2013) From Research to Design: Challenges of Qualitative Data Representation and Interpretation. In: The 27th International British Computer Society Human Computer Interaction Conference: The Internet of Things (BCS-HCI 2013) Uxbridge, UK. 9-13, September 2013. 
  • Brown, N., Stockman, T. (2013) Examining the Use of Thematic Analysis as a Tool for Informing Design of New Family Communication Technologies. In: proceedings of The 27th International British Computer Society Human Computer Interaction Conference: The Internet of Things, (BCS-HCI 2013) Uxbridge, UK. 9-13, September 2013. 
  • Brown, N., Stockman, T. (2013) Using Thematic Analysis to Gain Insights Into Family Dynamics and the Use of Technology for Communication. In: London Hopper Colloquium, London, UK, 23 May, 2013. 
  • Brown, N., Stockman, T. (2013) Using Thematic Analysis in HCI for Children. In: British Computer Society Doctoral Consortium, London, UK, 16 May, 2013.
  • Brown, N., Stockman, T. (2013) A Thematic Analysis Approach to Analysing the Use of Technology Within Families with Primary School Children. In: LCCS PhD Conference 2013: Methodological Choices and Challenges, London, UK, 19 April, 2013. Winner of 'Best Poster Prize' Award.
  • Brown, N. (2012) Girls Who Hack are Awesome. In: 2nd European Gender Summit, European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium, 29-30, November 2012 (virtual poster exhibition). 
  • Brown, N., Black. I., Clifford, A.,Preethi Narasimhan, K., Plant, N. (2012) Sound Mapping London Tea Houses. In: The 9th International Symposium of Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval: Music & Emotions (CMMR 2012), London, UK. 19-22 June 2012. 
  • Brown, N., Stockman, T. (2011) Supporting Communication Between Parents and Primary School Children with the Use of Technology. In: Hooper, C.J, Martens J., Markopoulos, P. Proceedings of the DESIRE’11 Conference: Creativity and Innovation in Design (Doctoral Consortium). Eindhoven, Netherlands, 19-21, October 2011. 423-424. 

Organizing Conferences & Events
  • FLOSSIE 2013, London, UK, Nov 2013
  • FLOSSIE 2012, London, UK, May 2012
  • SC.symposium 2012, Finalist of Times Higher Education Awards 2012, category ‘Excellence and Innovation in the Arts’, London, UK, Apr 2012
  • Open Source Career Taster Days, Collaboration between FLOSSIE and BCSWomen, London, UK, May 2013
  • Floss Talent - Women’s Career Taster, Collaboration between FLOSSIE and The National Museum of Computing, Bletchley Park, UK, Nov 2012