Tonight I attended a very shiny edition of SMC_MCR, Manchester: A Digital Future – held as part of the Future Everything festival (16th-19th of May 2012).

There was spirited and passionate discussion both in the room and in the Twitterverse… here’s a taster collated on Storify for your reading pleasure.

The final question of the night posed to the panel was “What is digital future?”… please someone tell me it involves hoverboards…