Simon Das is a lecturer, journalist and educationalist at the LCC’s (University of the Arts London) Journalism & Publishing Dept. He is currently researching creativity, media and management for a PhD at The University of Westminster’s Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI).

Frania Hall is a lecturer and publishing consultant also at LCC (University of the Arts London). Her research interests include management in creative industries, digital publishing and networks for a PhD at University College London. She is author of The Business of Digital Publishing, Routledge. She can be contacted on

Antonius van den Broek is a digital design consultant and currently doing his PhD at LCC (University of the Arts London) which is co-supervised at the Westminster Business School. His research focusses on strategic decision-making in digital design firms in the UK, the Netherlands and Germany. Read more on his research here.

Russell Merryman is a lecturer, journalist and digital media researcher based at LCC (UAL) where he teaches on the BA (Hons) Journalism course. His research interests include technology and journalism and he is currently studying for a PhD at UAL investigating the development of interactive television in the UK.