About Martin De Saulles

I am a Principal Lecturer at the University of Brighton and have worked in the media and technology sectors for 20 years as a researcher, analyst, entrepreneur, writer and academic.

My main teaching is around digital marketing and innovation at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Email: mdesaulles@gmail.com
Twitter: @mdesaulles
Other: http://coldlime.com 

Selected Academic Publications

De Saulles, M. 2013. Open Data and Open Government in the UK: how closely are they related? Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on E-Government, 13-14 June, p160-165 (ISBN 978-1-909507-22-7)

De Saulles, M. 2012. Information 2.0: new models of information production, distribution and consumption. London: Facet Publishing
De Saulles, M., Horner, D. 2011. The portable panopticon:morality and mobile technologiesJournal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society, Vol. 9, No. 3, p206-216
De Saulles, M. 2011. Social media and local government in England: who is doing what? Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on E-Government, 16-17 June, p187-192 (ISBN 978-1-908272-00-3)
Chelin, J., De Saulles, M. 2009. Beyond Google: helping library and information professionals work with the Google generation. Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference of the Subject Centre for Information and Computer Sciences, 25 – 27 August, p85-89 (ISBN 978 – 0-9559676-6-5)
De Saulles, M. 2008. The future of information work: designing library and information courses for the digital age. Legal Information Management, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp267-270
De Saulles, M. 2007. When public meets private: conflicts in information policyInfo, Vol. 9, No. 6, pp10-16
De Saulles, M. 2007. e-Government and patterns of innovation in the public sector.Proceedings of the 7th European Conference on E-Government, 21-22 June, p111 - 116 (ISBN 1-905305-45-2)
De Saulles, M. 2007. Information literacy amongst UK SMEs: an information policy gap.Aslib Proceedings, Vol. 59, No. 1, pp68-79
De Saulles, M. 2006. e-Government in an open access world. Proceedings of the 6th European Conference on E-Government, 27-28 April, p97 - 102 (ISBN 1-905305-18-4)
De Saulles, M. 2005. e-Government and the re-use of public sector information.Proceedings of the 5th European Conference on E-Government, 16-17 June, p121-126 (ISBN 1-905305-01-X)
De Saulles, M. 2004. [Review of the book, Information systems and the economics of innovation] in Technovation 24, 1 (2004), pp. 82-83.
De Saulles, M. 2000. Innovation Within the Service Sector: the use of interactive networks by retailers, DPhil thesis, Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex

Other Publications

De Saulles, M. 2012. [Review of the book, Too Big To Know] in Times Higher Education, 15-21 March, p52
De Saulles, M. 2011. [Review of the book, The Master Switch] in Times Higher Education, 10-16 March, p54-55
De Saulles, M. 2010. Marketing LIS courses with Web 2.0 tools, Information Outlook, Vol. 14, No. 3 (March/April), p12-14
De Saulles, M. 2010. "A decade of revolution", Library and Information Gazette, 14 January, p1-2
De Saulles, M. 2008. "Never too small to join the party”, Information World Review, September, p10-12
De Saulles, M. 2007. “Beware the host with handcuffs”, Information World Review, December, p41-42
De Saulles, M. 2007. "Charting a new course: the future of information work", FreePint Newsletter, 11 October, p12-14
De Saulles, M. 2007. You devised it, now it’s time to apply, Library and Information Gazette, 4 May, p12
De Saulles, M. 2006. Get to know your blogs and wikis, Library and Information Gazette, 14 July, p3
De Saulles, M. 2005. The law clinic, Brighton Evening Argus, 15 November, p16
De Saulles, M., Hopkins, M. 2000. Next Generation Networks: delivering services for SMEs, Cambridge: Analysys (ISBN 1 871953 91 X)
De Saulles, M., Lakelin, P. 1999. Business-to-Business Ecommerce: opportunities for network operators, Cambridge: Analysys (ISBN 1 871953 898)

Some Recent Talks/Presentations

2011. Beyond Web 2.0: new models of information production, distribution and consumption, CILIP Sussex Talk, Brighton, 19 May 2011 (Slides available HERE)
2010. Uses of Web 2.0, AOSEC Learning Resource Centres Network Meeting, Sparsholt College, 28 April 2010. (Slides available HERE)
2010. The Portable Panopticon: morality and mobile technologies, 1st ETICA Conference, Rovira i Virgili University, Tarragona, Spain, 13 April 2010 (Slides available HERE)
2008. Web 2.0: where are we, where are we going?, ARLIS Workshop, Chelsea College of Art and Design, 12 September 2008. (Slides available HERE)
2008. The Future of Information Work: Course Development in Library/Information Departments, BIALL Annual Study Conference and Exhibition, Dublin, 13 June 2008. (Slides available HERE)
2008. Web 2.0: Fools Gold or Yellow Brick Road? BIALL Annual Study Conference and Exhibition, Dublin, 12 June 2008. (Slides available HERE)
2007. Web 2.0 in Your Library, talk to Sussex sub-branch of CILIP South East, Hastings, 7 November 2007. (Slides available HERE) (MP3 recording of talk HERE)
2005. When FOI Met PSI: Opportunities and Challenges, CIPFA’s Better Governance Forum workshop, Edinburgh, 22 November 2005.
2005. When FOI Met PSI: Opportunities and Challenges, CIPFA’s Better Governance Forum workshop, London, 13 September 2005.

My Professional Activities

External examiner at City University, London (2008 - 2011)

Professional Membership

Member of UK Electronic Information Group (UKeiG)