Keynote Speakers

Five keynote speakers presented the event. The program also featured exhibitors, performers, respondents, moderators and hosts.

Dr Daniel Glaser: Science + Art

Dr Daniel Glaser - Keynote speaker at 2970 Degrees

Daniel Glaser is a neuroscientist and Director of Science Gallery London at King’s College London. Formerly at Wellcome Trust and Institute of Contemporary Arts, he was the first scientist to judge the Man Booker Prize.

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Stelarc: Technology + Art

Stelarc - Keynote speaker at 2970

Stelarc is an internationally renowned performance and installation artist, Distinguished Research Fellow and Director of the Alternate Anatomies Lab, School of Design and Art (SODA) at Curtin University, Perth, Australia.
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Liam Young: Architecture + Art

Liam Young - 2970 Degrees Keynote Speaker

Liam Young is an architect who operates in the spaces between design, fiction and futures. He is founder of the think tank Tomorrows Thoughts Today and co runs the ‘Unknown Fields Division’, a nomadic studio.

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Alex Kelly: Activism + Art

2970 Degrees Keynote Speaker - Alex Kelly

Alex Kelly is a filmmaker, producer and activist who works in impact strategy and cultural organising. She is an impact producer on Naomi Klein and Avi Lewis’s project This Changes Everything.
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Alex Monteith: Sport + Art

2970 Keynote Speaker - Alex Monteith

Alex Monteith is a visual artist making projects in coastal and extreme geographies including Big Wave surfing. Alex is a former Irish national women’s surf-champion and some-time environmental activist.

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