XConf New York
XConf New York

Technology Conference, NY (20 July) 2018

Neuro-Hackathon – London

keynote speaker, Technology and Neuro Science, London (25 Aug)

Silbersalz Festival
Silbersalz Festival

was keynote speaker, Future, Science & media Festival, Halle Germany (28 June) 2018.

Strategic Storytelling Seminar
Strategic Storytelling Seminar

NYC Lincoln Centre (14 June) 2018

ZKM – Keynote Speaker
ZKM – Keynote Speaker

Keynote speaker, AI Conference, Living amongst Intelligent Machines” Karlsruhe Germany

MIT – Sensory Storytelling
MIT – Sensory Storytelling

Special invited speaker at Sensory Storytelling

“My brain has literally exploded and is coming out my nose!” Future of Storytelling Summit.

I am the “Storyteller from the Future”. I came back to enable you to survive what is to come through the power of Storytelling.I am an Award Winning International Artist and Public Speaker. I speak about my my work at the intersection of AI, Immersive Storytelling, Neuroscience, Consciousness, Implicit Bias and moving through Fear. Past topics include:- AI Voyage: Can Conscious Storytelling Save Us? Implicit bias. Democratising AI. The Future of Storytelling. How Art & Tech have the power to change your Cognitive Behaviour. How Storytelling effects the reality narrative.

Selection of highlight Speaking Engagements.

  • MIT Special invited speaker, Sensory Storytelling (3 April)
  • Invited to deliver a talk on RIOT under the theme  Art, Technology & Change, that focuses on the rising political awareness and activism at the intersection of art, technology and social change at CPH:DOX, Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival. 2017
  • Invited Creative Speaker at the Google Cultural Institute Lab Paris. For global summit / workshop for exclusive guests to explore Arts and Machine Learning. Consisting of Artists, Cultural Leaders, Google Scientists and Academics / Researchers to discuss machine learning as a tool to aid creativity.2016
  • Invited International Speaker TEDx Australia the Sydney Opera House- ‘Your Brain is a Remote Control’ 2016
  • Invited Speaker Future of Storytelling New YorkWomen in VR Presents: The Importance of Diverse Voices in Emerging Storytelling Technologies. Fellow Panel Speakers were Google and Oculus Story Studio. 2016.
  • Invited Creative Speaker Symposium of New Technologies for Mindfull Awareness and Wellbeing 2016
  • Invited Female New Media Storyteller to Mutek Canada to an international New Tech an Storytelling Female Creative International Think Tank development and talks event.
  • Invited Filmmaker  Bergen International Film Festival. National Documentary Seminar 2016. Can Virtual Reality Change Reality?2016
  • Invited Artist/ Filmmaker  by the British Council to South Africa for Fak’ugesi Festival. Africa’a Innovation Festival. To Speak as part of the Creative Hustle Panel and deliver Creative Consultations to emerging talent and industry experts.2016
  • Invited International Speaker Games for Change Conference New York – Neurogaming Panel 2016
  • Invited speaker at The World Congress of Factual Producers. Speaker on Panel To Boldly Go. To explore new forms of Storytelling. 2016
  • Invited Artist at Festival of the Mind- Panel Speaker Memories in the Digital Age: Project, Project and Preserve-2016
  • Keynote speaker at DiGRA 2015 The World’s leading Academic Digital Games Conference in Germany-2015
  • Karen was a Speaker on Neuroscience in Gaming Panel at Sheffield International Documentary Festival -2015
  • Invited Speaker The Watershed Bristol to discuss How Tech can enhance the Storytelling Experience -2015
  • Invited Speaker, Mentor and Judge of student work Uppsala University Sweden-2015
  • Invited Transmedia Speaker Conducttr Transmedia Conference-2014
  • Guest Speaker on Mindfulness and Digital Media at Second Home East London-2014
  • Karen spoke about my journey to the V&A at the WOW Talks series at the Apple Store Regent Street -2014
  • Presented her work at  Scamp She Says Media Conference -2012
  • Artist Talk at The Flagship Apple Store Regent Street 2012
  • Presented her interactive film The Way at the ICA and BAFTA-2009