Throughout his career Simeon has worked with external stakeholders and national policy groups and agencies. Recent engagements include:
1] Simeon is joint chair of the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) Research Working group on Digital Inclusion and Skills (with Grant Blank of the Oxford Internet Institute)
2] During 2017 Simeon was seconded as Research Lead to the DCMS Digital Culture team
3] Simeon convenes the research leg of the national Digital Leaders Network (http://digileaders.com).
4] Over the past four years Simeon has had close working relationships with the major national and international cultural sector in Liverpool including: TATE, Liverpool Biennial, FACT, National Museums Liverpool, Culture Liverpool, and Liverpool City Council.
5] More generally Simeon has repeatedly undertaken joint research work with major corporate partners (e.g. Xerox, ATOS, SAS, CISCO, Unilever) and major public-sector bodies (e.g. Ofcom, EUROPOL), cultural sector partners (see above) and community groups.