Electromagnetic Field 2012

EMF 2012 was held between and at Pineham Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, UK.

Below you can find a list of talks and workshops. You can find more memories from EMF 2012 on the Internet Archive.

Main Stages

Name Title
Russ Garrett (Moved to the bar area) A rant about the Space Shuttle
Music Hackspace A series of live music performances
Ben Goldacre Big Pharma
Martin Dittus Communal Sensor Networks, A review of global DIY environmental monitoring activities
Alexandra Glowaski Cyborgs, wearable, implantable, and mobile personal technology Has video
Adrien Kunysz Datamining a cloud that wasn't meant to be public
Eireann Leverett Denial of Surface, Finding Industrial System devices with SHODAN Has video
Matthias Stevens DIY Decibel Loggers for Heathrow Has video
Jasper Wallace DNSSEC, What it is and why you need it
Universal Air Drones & Quadcopters
EMF Closing Has video
EMF Opening Has video
EMF Retrospective, how can it be better Has video
Chris Roberts EMFM, how to make a radio station in a field
Suwan Jayasinghe Engineering tomorrow's healthcare, synthetic tissue generation Has video
Jonty Wareing Everything you never wanted to know about bees
Nat Morris Feed Toby! What happens when 93,000 people feed your dog over the internet
Spencer Freebase, god, and the semantic web
Niloy Mitra Fun with 3D Geometry
Tom Doran Fundamentals of web application security & security testing
Paul Dart GSM Basics
Hackerspace People Hackerspace Panel Discussion
Al Razi Masri Hexayurt: Free hardware housing for the world
Adam Greig (UKHAS & CUSF) High Altitude Balloon Launch & Tracking Has video
Adam Greig (UKHAS & CUSF) High Altitude Ballooning Has video
Biohackers How a group of computer scientists formed a biohacking group
Tef Hypermedia RPC Has video
Nat Morris Internet to a field, the EMF network
Gavan Fantom Introduction to Esperanto
Locksport International Introduction to Locksport
Jos Weyers Key Impressioning Has video
Clare Greenhalgh Knitting for non-knitters
Lightning Talks
Jim MacArthur Making a Mechanical Turing Machine Has video
Carl Reynolds Making NHS IT less bad
Ben Blundell Mapping internal body parts in 3D using lasers Has video
Dave Ingram Mindhacker Hypnoshow
Erik Bosman Minemu: Protecting buggy binaries from memory corruption attacks Has video
Sam Lindenrathen Particle Physics beyond the LHC Has video
Peter Jackson Postal Tracking, or, Where do all those Royal Mail vans go?
Tef Programming is terrible. Lessons learned from a life wasted Has video
Warren Rockley Safe cracking from back in the day to the present day
Dominic Morrow So you think you want to start a hackerspace? (Q&A)
Lea Nicholson SuperCollider Has video
Tom Scott & Charles Yarnold Techies vs Television: How to deal with TV and emerge relatively unscathed
Toby Cole The 55th Flotilla - TiLDA badge synced nautical rave up. Bring your badge for the last dance! Has video
José Díez The current state of affairs in the DCPU world
Kate Miltner The Deeper Meaning Of LOLCats: Learnings From The Academic Study Of The Internet's Favorite Meme Has video
Matthew Westcott The demo scene: the biggest digital art movement you've never heard of Has video
Jez The Future is Right Here
Ben Fields This Pilsner Tastes of Doom Metal – Music Recommender Systems and Beer Has video
Charles Yarnold TiLDA Has video
John Hawkes-Reed Two-fisted tales of DevOps - beards vs. process
Kenneth Tong Vodafone repeater umbrella, and antenna design Has video
Aimee Maree Forsstrom What changes to the UK Communications Bill mean for you Has video
Hannah Dee Where have all the women gone? (Women in computing: what’s the problem, why should you be bothered, and what can we do about it?)

Workshops

Name Title
Harry Eakins Arduino Workshop for the Curious
Andrew Sleigh Camping stoves from beer cans
Sam Lindenrathen Crochet at Scale
Jasper Wallace Deploying and managing DNSSEC zones
Matthias Stevens DIY Decibel Loggers for Heathrow
Universal Air Drones & Quadcopters
Tom Doran Fundamentals of web application security & security testing Has video
Gausie and Nartandyou Geocaching Walk (3km)
Morag Hickman Hammock making
Al Razi Masri Hexayurt Has video
Dave Ingram Hypnosis Workshop
Clare Greenhalgh Knitting for non-knitters Has video
Learn to Solder (Properly)
Locksport International Lockpicking
Kate Oliver Make Yourself into a Zombie
Programming TiLDA
Programming TiLDA (Daily)
Robert Fitzsimons SMD Soldering Workshop
Lea Nicholson SuperCollider
Steven Gravell The Game of Go
Steven Gravell The Game of Go (Workshop)