David Bowden was Associate Director at the Academy of Ideas(previously termed the Institute of Ideas) until 2016. He is the coordinator of the UK Battle Satellite programme, which organises an annual ‘Battle of Ideas’.
Bowden co-founded the Academy of Ideas’ Current Affairs Forum. In 2019 he was listed as ‘Associate Fellow’.
- [ https://web.archive.org/web/20190709095846/https://www.battleofideas.org.uk/speaker/david-bowden/ David Bowden], Battle of Ideas website, undated, accessed July 2019
- David Bowden, Academy of Ideas website, undated, accessed July 2019