David Bowden

David is associate fellow at the Academy of Ideas, having acted as its associate director until July 2016. In his time at the Institute he played a key role in the expansion of the Battle of Ideas at the Barbican and the development of Battle of Ideas Europe.

He has written and commented for a range of media on issues around politics, lifestyle and culture including spiked, Independent, City AM, Sky News and BBC World Service. He has extensive experience of global PR and communications for organisations including DACS, Bpas and Libertas.

Related Sessions
Thursday 4 October 2012, 7.00pm Shoreditch House, Ebor Street, Shoreditch, London E1 6AW
Saturday 6 October 2012, 2.30pm Riverside Studios, Crisp Road, Hammersmith, London W6 9RL
Monday 8 October 2012, 6.30pm Foyles Charing Cross, 113-119 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0EB
Tuesday 16 October 2012, 6.30pm Foyles Charing Cross Road
Saturday 20 October 2012, 12.15pm Fountain Room
Saturday 20 October 2012, 5.15pm Fountain Room
Sunday 21 October 2012, 9.30am Pit Theatre
Sunday 21 October 2012, 6.30pm Garden Room
Monday 29 October 2012, 7.00pm Shoreditch House, Ebor Street, Shoreditch, London, E1 6AW
Thursday 15 November 2012, 5.00pm Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill Campus, King’s College London, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ
Thursday 22 November 2012, 6.00pm Royal Academy of Engineering, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG

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