From Facebook Friends to Postman Pat: Understanding our Connected World

Saturday 19 January 2013

11.00am - 1.00pm

Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, All Saints Campus, Oxford Road, M15 6BH

Free and open to all.


This free presentation is organised by the Institute of Telecommunications Professionals (ITP) and BCS Manchester Branch. The talk starts at 11.30am with registration open from 11am.

The ITP and BCS would like to invite you, family and friends to this years annual Christmas Family Event called ‘From Facebook Friends to Postman Pat: Understanding our Connected World’.

This year we look forward to welcoming Dr Matt Pritchard who combines his passion for teaching maths and science with his love of magic and stand up comedy.

Before becoming a full time creative communicator, he conducted atomic physics research with stupidly powerful lasers at Durham University.

He is an associate of the Inner Magic Circle. his presentations have scooped prizes for the best stand up comedy show at Buxton Fringe Festival and The Institute of Physics’ postgraduate lecturer award.

Cost to ITP & BCS members & their families- FREE.

Registration from 11.00am for a 11.30am start.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

This event could be part of your CPD, including as part of the CPD process for Chartered status. Further details can be found at