@LucyMcRae is a global thought leader encouraging scientific conversation around the slipperiness of where science and tech meet the body, asking – "What makes us Human”?
Lucy designs workshops and masterclasses that engage the tools of science fiction to explore the impact technology has on human nature. She has run academic, public and corporate workshops for international design, technology and architecture schools including Royal College of Art, Central St Martins, Hyper Island, Bartlett, Design Academy, Kolding Design School, Art Ez, RMIT, AA and MIT Media Lab. Lucy is a visiting Professor at SCI_Arc running a Fall studio on the Next Human Era.
“I am willing to go far, for an experience or understanding and look to complex problems faced by scientists, physicists and mathematicians – the further out the better"
Lucy has a track record of bringing innovation to life, evidenced through her role as senior consultant at Philips. Her expertise and capabilities bring a feminine point of view on scientific breakthroughs related to health and the human body, exploring the cultural impacts emerging technologies have on future lifestyles.
Over the last 15 years, she has become a cultural influencer, female role model and thought leader committed to sharing knowledge and her ways of working and has consulted with companies such as Procter & Gamble, Unilever, Intel and Aesop.