Launch Event

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We would like to cordially invite you to the launch of The deK Business Growth Programme, an exciting new initiative co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund and the Greater London Authority.


The launch will take place at the deK Workspace  at Catford London at 5.30pm Wednesday 22nd November 2017.


5 - 5.30 – Arrival


5.30 - 5.45 – Welcome – Sir Steve Bullock, Mayor of Lewisham.


5.45 - 6 – Introduction to deK – Mac Wenham

6 - 6.15 – Academic Presentation: Professor Jonathan Freeman, Goldsmiths.


6.15 - 6.30 – Industry Presentation – Louis Village


6.30 - 7 – Panel Q&A and Closing Remarks


7 - 9 - Drinks Reception and Networking Event.


Sir Steve Bullock – Mayor of Lewisham


Sir Steve Bullock’s career is characterised by his commitment to improving local services, both as a council member and a local government officer.

Moving to London in the mid-1970s from his native Redcar, Steve’s local government career started in policy in the then Greater London Council (GLC). There he was associated with a number of high profile campaigns, including Fare’s Fair, which aimed to give Londoners a better deal on public transport.

Professor Jonathan Freeman - Goldsmith University


Professor of Psychology and Managing Director, i2 media research. A summary of the areas of his key research interests include:


  • User experience of digital media

  • Restorative media

  • Social Media

  • Gaming

  • Digital inclusion, usability and accessibility

  • Attitudinal consumer segmentation

  • Future Media

  • Innovation