Imogen Heap in Conversation with Gemma Cairney! We’re so pleased to announce that award-winning recording artist and technology innovator, Imogen Heap will join our Innovation Showcase in conversation with broadcaster, author and activist Gemma Cairney.
Throughout her career, Heap has received numerous awards including two Grammy awards and an honorary Doctorate of Technology for her pioneering work on the MiMU Gloves. As well as writing and producing multiple albums, Heap has also collaborated extensively with other musicians and worked on tracks and scores for television, theatre and film.
Gemma Cairney is a British broadcaster and published author that has explored the intersections of the activism and creativity that is in her DNA since training in Theatre at the start of noughties at a no-fee paying school for The Performing Arts (BRIT School)…
Decades later, her CV is expansive, from honing her craft in live radio for years hosting daily shows at the BBC to using her voice for global campaigns, founding a boutique production company and writing published books on subjects that explore humanity, arts and culture.
This year’s Innovation Showcase celebrates the visionary people and groundbreaking projects that have been part of, and inspired, the Creative Informatics programme over the past five years. Join us in person or online from 28-29 September.