In 2016, the marketing agency Dentsu asked Pat to research and present to senior management on the relationship between practices of play and creativity, and the phenomenon of "big data"/programmatic advertising (presentation here).
Essay for Institute of Arts and Ideas, 2015, "Radical Animal" (essay here, video presentation here)
Lecture to Govan Folk University @ Centre of Human Ecology, "Radical Animal", 2012 (see Vimeo of lecture)
Essay in Education in the Creative Economy, 2010, Peter Lang, "Afterword: Play, the Net, and the Perils of Educating for a Creative Economy" (PDF of essay)
Advisor to Urban Learning Space, Glasgow, 2005-2006. Background learning papers include 'Soulitarian City' and 'Play, Mobility and Learning' (based on Pat's contribution to Nokia Insight and Foresight, Play conference in Vancouver, 2005). Podcasts from ULS here.
Associate at the think-tank Demos, 2000-2005, invited by Tom Bentley
Consultation with the Victoria Schools Innovation Commission, 2002 (archive web page)