Events

I have been both a panel host, organiser and guest at multiple events around the UK. These events include:

  • Panel host – I have hosted multiple panels on the topics of comics, science, cosplay, writing and mental health at multiple big conventions. These include:
    Play Expo 2017, Glasgow Film and Comic Con 2018, MCM London October 2021, MCM London May 2022, Manchester Comic Con 2022, Women in STEM Manchester 2022 and ACME Glasgow September 2022.
  • Cosplay Competition Organiser – Coventry Comic Con 2017, GSCC 2017, Portsmouth Comic Con 2018 and Manchester Comic Con 2022.
  • Cosplay Guest – Guest duties include hosting panels, judging competitions and running my own table. Events I have done this at include Rai-Con 2016 and 2017, ICE 2017, Play Expo 2017, Glenrothes Comic Con 2018, Glasgow Film and Comic Con 2018 and Manchester Comic Con 2022.
  • Event volunteer – Edinburgh Comic Con 2017 and 2018. I looked after the guests, their tables and helped run panels.
  • National and international seminars – I helped organise both the Aikido student nationals and the annual black belt grading/seminars in Edinburgh, as well as hosted seminars with international Aikido black belts.
  • National photoshoot – I organised a photoshoot in Edinburgh with over 20 different characters from Avengers: Infinity War including people from all over the UK. It involved multiple locations, getting permissions from the council and police and liaising with local and national media.