Ghislaine Boddington

Ghislaine Boddington is an artist, curator, presenter, and Creative Director of interactive design collective body>data>space, and a Reader in Digital Immersion, University of Greenwich. With a background in performing arts and body technologies, Ghislaine is a leading expert in digital intimacy, telepresence and virtual physical blending, engaging in highly topical issues for our living bodies, including personal data usage, identity and representation of the self, connected body enhancements and collective embodiments of the future. Over the last 25 years, she has shared her future thinking into academia, business, creative industries and culture sectors worldwide. Awarded the IX Immersion Experience Visionary Pioneer Award 2017 by Society for Arts and Technology (SAT), Ghislaine keynotes internationally and is a long-term co-presenter of BBC Digital Planet, the BBC World Service flagship technology and society radio show/podcast. She supports women and girls initiatives in technology as a Trustee for the STEM social enterprise the Stemettes and as Spokesperson for Deutsche Bank Women Entrepreneurs in Social Tech initiative.