Anna Starkey is Chief Creative Officer of We The Curious – an experience space dedicated to nurturing a culture of curiosity. She has worked across science and the arts, as a BAFTA nominated children’s animation writer, UK Particle Physics outreach officer and Director of Impossible Projects at a multidisciplinary public neuroscience lab.
She was freelance in TV for over a decade, as a script editor, voice director and writer, as well as producing the BBC Proms for TV, BBC Young Dancer, and global live cinema broadcasts from the Royal Opera House.
Over the last 4 years she has been leading organisational change, evolving Bristol’s harbourside science centre to become a more open cultural space that removes boundaries between the arts and sciences, people and ideas.
She is a TEDx speaker, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a trustee of the British Paraorchestra and Chair of theatre producing company MAYK.
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What is the Anthropocene and what does it mean for cities? What actions will follow climate emergency declarations?