Programme

We'll have an incredibly diverse set of talks, workshops, performances, and installations throughout the event. If you want to contribute, there's still time; fill in our Call for Participation.

While we prepare the final schedule, here's a selection which have already been confirmed (there are many more still to come).

NameTitle
2xAA2xAA plays his Game Boy
DC5 Scientific Tools That'll Blow Your Mind
Stuart LivingsA brief guide to dog behaviour and human interaction
Advanced Blacksmithing
David LeadbeaterA look at Linux containers, what they do and what they don't
PaulAmateur Radio - Practical Sign offs
Ryan SayreAmateur Radio: The Original Nerd Hobby!
Antonio RobertsAn Introduction to Glitch Art
Simon SinghAn Operator's Guide to the Enigma Cipher Machine
AmranAn unofficial tour of EMF
Jo LawsonArm Knitting
Richard SewellA Tune On A Stick
James Aylettbach.js, an unhistory of how the great Baroque composer pioneered Javascript, 250 years before Netscape even existed
Iain SharpBack to Basics Radio
MouseBarBot - a cocktail making robot.
Tom OinnBaseBot
Dr Saul J. WigginBeyond Materials: Invisibility and Perfect Imaging
Hitchin Hackspace's bighakBigHak
Gavan FantomBuild your own quadrotor from scratch
Bunting and Decorations
Gavin StarksCan open data help save the world?
MISS ALIA SHEIKHCollaborative Science Fiction Film made at EMF
Collaborative Storytelling
John SturdyContributing to OpenStreetMap
Cooking: Braai (BBQ)
Cooking & tasting workshop: Erwtensoep (Green pea soup)
Cooking workshop: King-size pannenkoeken (Dutch pancakes)
Scary BootsCryptris
Melinda SeckingtonDDD: Disney Driven Development
Democracy Meetup
Crypt and Rebelli0nDemoscene Showcase
Dermot JonesDermot Jones plays Spanish guitar
Carl ReynoldsDisruptive disintermediation: selling open digital health services to the NHS
Hadley BeemanDIY Physio for Geeks
DNA Bracelets
Jonty WareingEMF 2014 Closing ceremony
Jonty WareingEMF 2014 Opening ceremony
EMF 2014 retrospective: What did we do right?
David Croft, Will HargraveEMF network in a field 2014
Matt Gray, Tom ScottEmojli: How we accidentally built an app and why we never want to build one again.
Mark A WilliamsEvading Anti-virus
MusicaDispersaExperimental/Noise DJ-Set/Performance
Fakebit PolytechnicFakebit Polytechnic
Georgina Voss, Deb ChachraFutures of Sexual Healthcare and Digital Fabrication
Joe NashFuzzy Fuzzy Logic
David HaywardGames Minus Industry
Matt WestcottGasman's ZX Spectrum Chiptune Extravaganza
Matt WestcottGasman's ZX Spectrum Chiptune Extravaganza Part II
Sam GausGeocaching!
Erica MacArthurGlass music, the nervous system, mesmerism and the threshold of beauty and harmony
Google Cardboard VR Goggles Workshop
Google Cardboard VR Goggles Workshop
Colin RowatGoogle Cardboard VR Goggles Workshop
Colin TuckleyGPG/PGP Keysigning
AmranHackerspaces and Diversity
AmranHacking and healthcare
Nigel K TolleyHacking biometric security
Ben HeckHacking the ZX Spectrum
Marek VenturHacking TiLDA MKe
Vinay GuptaHexayurts, Distributed Infrastructure, and Maximizing Global Minimalism
Adam GreigHigh Altitude Ballooning
High Altitude Balloon Launch
High Altitude Balloon Launch
Jon LondonHistory of Rocketry
Home-Grown Bioscience
Matthew SomervilleHow buying multiple train tickets can be much cheaper than one
Alex BellosHow Life Reflects Numbers and Numbers Reflect Life
Mike Emery & Tim BrownHow Many Bugs Can a Time Server Have?
How the Russians did cold-war portable radio
Dr Jessica BarkerHow to be an Effective Terrorist: fear and loathing in cyber security
Derek ScuffellHow to catch a cat burglar with a Slice of Pi
James SmithHow to stand for Parliament
How to use Twilio in ten minutes flat
Tom WyattHow we spent a year building a spaceship simulator in a caravan
Michael TurnerInfraRed Communications
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Introduction to Blacksmithing
Robert FitzsimonsIntroduction To Electronic Fashion Workshop
Arjen KamphuisIntroduction to Information Security and Privacy
Munir HasanIoT: Making it through the Perfect Day
Kite-Mapping Part 1
Kite-Mapping Part 2
Michael TurnerLaserTag - Games of Quasar!
Michael TurnerLaserTag - Games of Quasar!
Michael TurnerLaserTag - How Quasar works
Tom LynchLearning to Make – How I built an electromechanical display and taught myself basic electronics
Clare GreenhalghLearn to knit
Matt LittleLearn to solder
Tom WyattLHS bikeshed - A spaceship disaster simulator in a caravan
Lightning Talks - Sign up at the Info Tent!
Lightning Talks - Sign up at the Info Tent!
Lightning Talks - Sign up at the Info Tesk!
Yaxu (Alex McLean)Live coded techno
Maria Han VeigaMachine learning and its use in creepy internet stalking
Make a Lightsaber
Make a Lightsaber and Drop-in Crafts
Martin RaynsfordMake a marble machine
Make a marble machine
Martin RaynsfordMake a useless machine
Make a useless machine
Calum DouglasMake metal castings from 3D Printed Moulds
MaKey MaKey
Richard SewellMake your own titanium spork
Robert MillerMaking rope from nettles
Deb ChachraMaterials and Makers
George BuckenhamMEGA GIRP
SamMega Hammock
Alex (Merlin) GlowaskiMesh Your Brain
Barney LivingstonMeteonome
Graham SutherlandMinimal effort web application security (a.k.a. how to make my job harder)
Christopher BinnyMiracle cures, superpowers and the zombie apocalypse
Multicast experiment: Who's on?
Dan WMy Container Ship Holiday Slideshow
bsbNot Safe For Work: Industrial Control System Security
Ian Willey and Vinay GuptaNuclear Poker Bunker
Matt LittleOff-grid solar photovoltaics hands-on workshop
Stephanie PauOpen Space Projects
Phil SwinbankOrigami for Geeks
Giles GreenwayOur Data, Ourselves
Benjamin BlundellOutdoor, Retro-pixel, art gallery! Create your own artworks and animations on a 30 x 30 outdoor pixel screen.
Mike PountneyPacman! On a Sphere!
Matt LittlePedal powered sounds and lights
Elger "Stitch" JonkerPerfect session management in privacy-sensitive web applications
Greg FragkosPoint Of Sale Device tricks: You could…live for free!
Reuben BinnsPrivacy Policy Receipt
Jane CharlesworthProgramming for impostors and scientists
Jos Weyers, Nigel K TolleyQ&A on Physical Security with the worlds greatest lock hackers
PJ EvansReading Hitler's Mind: Bletchley Park and The First Computer
Matthew ScroggsRecreational Maths in a Field
Bob CloughRoboButler 3000
Owen McAreeRobotics and Computer Vision with MATLAB and Simulink
Rocket Mice
Mustafa Al-Bassam and Jake DavisRubik's Cube speedsolving
Ruby Programming for Kids
mc.flyRun your own infrastructure II
Security Quiz!
Elger "Stitch" JonkerSecurity Quiz!
Arjen KamphuisSecurity Zone: Hands on lab
Jos WeyersShowing keys in public
SimPrintsSimPrints
Hannah HoweSinger-Songwriter Hannah Howe
Solder a Flashing LED Badge
Solder a 'I Can Solder Badge and Torch'
Solder a 'I Can Solder Badge and Torch'
Morag HickmanStop-motion challenge
Edinburgh HacklabSurface Mount Soldering
Tom HallSurreal Numbers And Mathematical Games
Ben FieldsTastes Great, Less Wordy: Document Natural Language Processing (for Beer)
Alice BellTelling stories about tech
The 55th Flotilla (DJ set)
The 55th FlotillaThe 55th Flotilla (Live)
Libby MillerThe Archers Avoider
Dan JellinekThe digital democracy dream
Ashton ClarkeThe Dilemmas of Sci-Fi
The GridThe Grid
Kate BolinThe Kinematocinegraph: Silent movies in the woods.
Adam Greig, David TurnerThe Making Of The·Grid
Daan Uttien and Emmy MeesterThe One Ring, make your own silver ring
Zoe CormierThe Science of Hedonism and the Hedonism of Science
José DíezThe Security of the Internet of Things
Tom MyersThe softprinter
Tom Watson MPThe three main parties railroaded the Data Retention Act through in a week. Where does the fightback begin?
Matt WestcottThe ZX Spectrum - a secret history
Matt LloydTrials and tribulations of a badge project
UCL Family Geek Showoff
UCL Geek Showoff
Dominic SpillUSB tinkering for hackers and makers
Sam PikesleyVandalising your Github commit history for fun and profit
Dan WWalt Disney World: This was supposed to be the future
Rob WiegertjesWe don't need no stinkin' tension wrenches
Tom HallWhat do we have in Computers?
Hannah NicklinWhere Games Break
Peter SewellWhy are computers so @#!*, and what can we do about it?
Ian Norton (idn) & Claire Jackson (clj)Wood turning
Rachel RaynsZoë Star; Neurotic IoT Machines from an Alternate Reality