Adam works with innovations in journalism, particularly on open newsrooms, media development and technology projects. He is Chief of Product at Storyful, the first newswire of the social media age. His work with news organisations was honoured with an African News Innovation Challenge prize in 2012, and he has played a pivotal role in teams that have won a Guardian Digital Innovation Award for Social Change and a Knight-Batten Award for Innovations in Journalism.
His fields of interest include newsroom technologies, open culture, digital publishing and the future of news. Formerly Head of Communications at Sourcefabric, Europe's largest open source media support organisation, he has worked on over 20 international digital culture and media festivals. Previously Assistant Guest Curator for Transmediale (Berlin) and Program Manager for AV Festival (Newcastle-Upon-Tyne), he is now based in Dublin.