Unlock the Future with Monika Bielskyte, Founder of Protopia Futures. A nomadic explorer turned futurist, Monika crafts inspiring visions, challenging binaries in innovation. Her global impact spans collaborations with Universal, Google, and governments, resonating in academia and industry. With a focus on Disability/Neurodivergence, Indigeneity, and Queerness, Monika's Protopian futurism embraces a life-centric approach, transforming technology into inclusive tools. Elevate your event with a speaker who reshapes narratives, navigating the complex interplay of culture, innovation, and humanity.
Why you should book Monika Bielskyte for your next event
- She’s an expert in the field of innovation, with extensive knowledge and experience in the immersive media space (XR/AI/UX) and edutainment. Her talks cover a wide range of subject matter at the intersection of science and technology and its feedback loop with social, cultural, and political realities across the world.
- Her work is centered on challenging and offering alternatives to dystopian/utopian stereotypes through her platform @ProtopiaFutures. She explores radically hopeful and inclusive futures centering Queerness, Indigeneity, Disability, and previously marginalized cultural perspectives.
- Monika has worked with some of the biggest names in the media, technology, and consulting industries, including Universal, Google, Nike, DreamWorks, BBC, McKinsey, Telefonica, Intel, Aston Martin, and Xerox PARC. Her impressive client list is a testament to her expertise, creativity, and ability to deliver results.
Keynote Speaker Monika Bielskyte brings a wealth of experience, having traversed over 100 countries. Her firsthand encounters with diverse cultures form the foundation of her talks, seamlessly connecting the intricacies of human priorities with the unfolding future. Born in the Soviet Union and raised in liberated Lithuania, her journey reflects a unique perspective shaped by the collapse of physical boundaries and the digital world’s emergence.
When you book Monika for your event, you secure more than a speaker; you engage a visionary who started her career on movie sets and progressed to the forefront of technological innovation. Her multicultural and multidisciplinary background, coupled with an unwavering focus on the relationship between future fictions and real-life scenarios, distinguishes her voice in today’s foresight industry.
Monika’s impactful collaborations span global media, tech giants like Google, and esteemed organizations such as the WEF. Her insights resonate across industry corridors and academia, from The Royal Society to CERN, offering a broad perspective on diverse social and political worldviews shaping innovation trajectories.
Monika Bielskyte challenges binaries, elevating global narratives and celebrating human expression’s plurality. Her Protopian futurism uniquely centers on previously marginalized perspectives, emphasizing a life-centric approach beyond the conventional human-centric focus. As you contemplate your next event, consider Monika as the catalyst for transformation, offering culturally-informed tools that support human ingenuity, societal infrastructures, and biosphere regeneration.
Book Monika Bielskyte for your event, and invite your audience to reimagine content, spaces, and technologies with a heightened awareness of Disability/Neurodivergent insights. Addressing sensory overload and fostering inclusive design, Monika’s current work propels organizations into a future where innovation isn’t just a buzzword but a tangible, transformative force.
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