Speaker + event host.
Founder + Director of ThinkNation
how we can think, act +
work differently around tech.
With meaning. With impact.”
I am an event host, curator,
and co-host of
The Z-X Spectrum podcast.
A two-time TEDx speaker, I often give
talks on gender equality, the power of curiosity,
and Artificial Intelligence bias.
I am founder and director of ThinkNation,
bringing young people, thought leaders
and artists together to tackle
big societal problems.
With a background in journalism (Visit USA Travel Writer of the Year 2005) speechwriting
for central government, comms and publishing,
I am also founder of consultancy
Surfacing Purpose, helping organisations
think and act differently to smash silos
and generate new ideas and solutions.
Who I’ve worked, and work, with:
Columbia University (NYC)
Columbia Global Centers
Good Tech Conference
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
National Cyber Crime Unit
National Theatre Scotland
The Institiute of Engineering
University of Kent
Use Your Voice
Member of Industrial
School of Computing, University of Kent
Member of Gulbenkian
The Gulbenkian Arts Centre
Katerva Expert Panelist -
An international policy expert for sustainable innovations from around the world
Events, productions +
ThinkNation is an innovative youth-focused organisation. We empower young people to explore the impact of technology on their lives through workshops, short films and events. From the pragmatic to the philosophical, our approach and methods inspire and educate young people to ask and tackle BIG questions about how tech impacts our everyday life.