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In conversation with: Rory Cellan-Jones

Next in ENGINE MHP’s In Conversation With series, Head of Capital Markets Oliver Hughes sat down with BBC Tech Correspondent Rory Cellan Jones.

We were delighted to host the BBC’s Technology Correspondent, Rory Cellan-Jones, in conversation with ENGINE MHP’s Head of Capital Markets, Oliver Hughes – where they explored the impact of technology and its ability to infiltrate all aspects of our lives and become intensely personal.

Rory drew on his interviews and encounters with luminaries like Mark Zuckerberg, Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk to explain how the combination of smartphones and powerful social networks has resulted in today’s ultra-connected world.

He also discussed, amongst other things, where the UK stands in this technology revolution, how technology has played its role during the Covid pandemic and the future of the media industry.

Catch up on some of the highlights below:

Can the UK develop (and keep) world-leading technology firms?
Rory Cellan-Jones on Elon Musk
How should we regulate the internet?