Georgia Frances King
Ideas Editor

Speaking + moderating

Talking to the public in a way they understand


I have spoken at…


World Science Festival, New York (2019)

Film premiere of The Bit Player, a documentary about computer scientist and information theorist Claude Shannon

the new museum, new york (2019)

Discussion of a performance-art piece exploring the intersection of transhumanism and disability

singularity university, new york (2019)

Interactive session on women in space

moma ps1, new york (2019)

Event about humans’ relationship with plants. Held by Broccoli, a weed magazine for women

Annual Convening of the Global Future Councils, Dubai (2018)

Private cross-council session on future-proofing technology for the global population

Singularity University’s Global Summit, San Francisco (2018)

Panel on the ethics of exponential technologies

Collision, New Orleans (2018)

Series of panels, including adjudicating a main-stage debate on whether technology is responsible for creating inequality

Remix, Sydney (2017)

Panel on 21st-century arts infrastructure


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United Nations’ Media For Social Impact Summit, New York (2018)

Panel with publishers and advertisers on how brands can create conscious content

Future of Storytelling Festival, New York (2017, 2016)

Lead panels on truth and fiction in journalism and balancing agency and empathy in VR

United Nations General Assembly, Blockchain for Social Impact, New York (2017)

Hosted a series of fireside chats with leading cryptocurrency leaders about using blockchain to work toward the SDGs


The Next Web, Amsterdam (2019)

Hosted the Machine Learners stage

Web Summit, Lisbon (2018)

Hosted the Talk Robot/Auto Tech stage

House of Beautiful Business, Lisbon (2018)

Hosted a salon, “The Night of the Revolution,” about political and economic reform


CES, Las Vegas (2019)

Led the largest-ever all-women floor tour of Tech East, covering 5G, next-gen chips, and domestic robots

Creative Mornings, New York (2017)

Keynote on collective intelligence and primal psychology

Vivid Ideas Festival, Sydney (2016)

Presented a model for how to create cut-through content in the modern media era

the moth, portland (2015)

Regular speaker at The Moth’s StorySlams


World Economic Forum Sustainable Development Impact Summit, New York (2018)

Led a session with public and private stakeholders about the future of data governance in food tech, financial services, health care, and renewable energy

women’s innovator network, New york (2018)

Ran a workshop about how to refine and pitch ideas to mass-market audiences

World Economic Forum global future council on computing, palo alto (2017)

Facilitated a two-day meeting with council members to give clarity to their mission and determine key objectives


I’d love to come chat! Please reach out here.