Dr Siouxsie Wiles will deliver a mini keynote address based on our theme Transforming Culture, from her point of view as a microbiologist. She joins five storytellers Sebastián Lelio (A Fantastic Woman)Leanne Pooley (We Need to Talk About A.I.)Maru Nihoniho (Metia Interactive), Cole Meyers (Rūrangi) and Emma Slade (SWAG) who are also set to deliver mini keynotes in our opening session on Friday 4 December.

Dr. Siouxsie Wiles has been recognised in this year’s list by the BBC of the 100 most inspiring and influential women for 2020. https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/kiwi-scientist-siouxsie-wiles-named-in-bbc-list-2020s-most-influential-women