Speaker

TED Talks, Keynotes, Artist talks, Panel Chair, Host

  • Sarah Jane Pell - TEDxSydney
  • Sarah Jane Pell TED 2010
  • Sarah Jane Pell - TEDxMelbourne 2010 State Library of Victoria Melbourne Photo copyright Wade Roberts
  • Sarah Jane Pell - TEDxMelbourne 2010 State Library of Victoria Melbourne Photo copyright Wade Roberts
  • Sarah Jane Pell, Speaker TEDxSydney 2010 Fiona Lumsdaine Photography Photo © TEDxSydney 2010

Speaker Clients

  • TED
  • Icarus Interstellar
  • SmartGeometry
  • Engineers Australia
  • NASA logo
  • Australia Council
  • StateStreet
  • ESA logo

Speaker Profile

Keynote Speaker
  • Heroes Coinnovation Festival, Maratea, Basilicata, IT, 21-23 Sep 2016
  • Icarus Interstellar Starship Congress, Dallas TX, 16 Aug 2013
  • 20000 Leagues Under the Lakes: From the Vassena’s Submersible to Space. Celebrating 65 years of technology transfer in the design for Humans. Varenna, IT 27 Jun 2013.
  • Experiment! Australia Council National Experimental Arts Forum, CarriageWorks Theatre, Sydney, AU 2013
  • Designing for Depth, sg2013 Symposium, 10th Anniversary SmartGeometry Conference, The Bartlett, London, UK 20 April 2013.
  • Living Water – water living: bodies and ocean architectures. Future Cities 2.0 Other Worlds, University of Greenwich, London UK, 11 Apr 2013.
TED Talks
  • From Sea, to Summit, to Space, TEDxMelbourne special format talk, Boulder CO, 2016
  • What happens when the dream gets very real, TEDxMelbourne, Melbourne, AU 2015.
  • Flow, TED Speaker Series, State Street Corporation, Sydney, AU, 7 Feb 2014.
  • Towards an Australian Space Arts Policy, TEDxRockhampton, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton AU, 7 Jun 2013.
  • Every space project needs an artist. TEDxISU (International Space University, NASA Kennedy Space Centre, Florida Institute of Technology), Melbourne, FL 6 Jul 2012.
  • Aquabat explores Extreme Environments. Global Hydrotherapy. TEDxSydney, Carriageworks Theatre, Sydney, AU 22 May 2010
  • What the world needs now is to return to the Ocean. TEDU, TED2010 Conference Long Beach, US 22 Feb 2010
Panel Presenter
  • Book Launch: Star Ark: a living, self-sustaining spaceship (In conversation: Prof. Rachel Armstrong (host/chair), Dr. Sarah Jane Pell), Arts Lecture Theatre, Newcastle Upon Tyne University, UK, 26 Sep 2016
  • Art and Science in Astronautics (Dr. Sarah Jane Pell, Ret. Astronaut Nicole Stott (host/chair), Astronaut , Dr. Jason Rimueller), POSSUM SciArts Panel, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, US 2016
  • Space and Pop Culture (Dr. Sarah Jane Pell, Dr. Alice Gorman (chair), Kathryn Brimblecombe-Fox, Josh Richards), ISUSH SSP Public Space Panel, Adelaide, AU 2016.
  • Artists in Space (Dr. Sarah Jane Pell (chair), Kerrie Doughtery, Dr. Barbara Imhof, Zina Kaye, Dr. Angelo Vermuelen), ISEA2013 International Symposium of Electronic Arts, University of Sydney, AU 2013
  • Performance Panel (Dr. Sarah Jane Pell, Prof. Domenico De Clario, Jill Orr), Woman in Research Project, Dr. Kit Wise (host) Faculty of Art and Design, Monash University, Caulfield AU, 2008
  • Biological Enhancement Space Technologies (Dr. Homan 'Rosa' Chan, Dr. Sarah Jane Pell), NASA Ames/SU Conference, Gen. S. Pete Worden (host) Ames Research Park, Moffett Field, US 2010.
  • Artists in space agencies, (Dr. Sarah Jane Pell, Dr. Garrett Finney, Prof. Lorwy Burgess, Dr. Frank Petronegro), Space Soon: art & human space flight, Nicola Triscott (Host), The Arts Catlyst, The RoundHouse, London UK, 2006
  • Luna Gaia: a closed loop habitat for the moon (Dr. Sarah Jane Pell, Tracy Gill, James Chartres, Dr. Erin Tranfield, Ting Ho, Francesc Bortoz, Nil Garcia, Shablam Ozlati, Sara Porier, Jean-François Gauthier, Jerone Vandersteen), NASA Ames Research Centre, Gen. S. Pete Worden (Host) Directors Colloqium, Moffett Space Sciences Auditorium, US Nov 2006
  • Hydrophilia & Hydrophonics: UK-AU, Water and New Media (Dr. Sarah Jane Pell, Caroline Locke), RAW Residency Artist Talks, The Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, AU 2006.
  • Sub Culture: Duty of Care in performance, (Prof. Johannes Birringer (chair), Dr. Sarah Jane Pell, Prof. Shannon Bell, Dr. Rob La Frenais) PSi12 Performance Studies International #12, School of English and Drama, Queen Mary, University of London with East End Collaborations and the Live Art Development Agency, UK 2006
  • On Aquabatics & Forced Entertainment’s Marathon Lexicon, (In conversation: Prof. Alan Reed (host/chair), Sarah Jane Pell) Theatre Studies, Boston University, London UK, 2004
  • Lifeboat: Artists and Scientists in Collaboration (Sarah Jane Pell, Dr. Ionat Zurr, Dr. Nigel Helyer, Oron Catts), ISEA2004 International Symposium of Electronic Arts, Cinema Kosmos, Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallin, 2004.
Guest Speaker
  • Stars in Diguise: Rhani Allan, MONA Scholarship Award, MONA Museum of Old & New Art, Moona TAS, 3 Dec 2014.
  • Women in Leadership, Engineers Australia Convention, EAC Women's Breakfast Forum, Melbourne AU, 22 Nov 2014.
  • AEGIS Research Seminar, RMIT University, Melbourne AU, 15 Dec 2012
  • Experimentum, Experimentum, Experimentum!, Artlink Journal edition launch: Experimenta: speak to me! 5th Biennale of Media Arts, RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, AU 15 Sep 2012
  • Organising the Subaquatic, ISU Alumni Conference, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne FL. 6 Jul 2012
  • Human Performance in Subspace, Articulate Lecture Series: Performance & Environment, CCI, Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley, AU 2007
  • Body Shocks: from Sub Space to Outer Space, Faculty Seminar Lecture, School of Anatomy & Human Biology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, AU 2007
  • Sub Cultures, SymbioticA: the art &science laboratory, University of Western Australia, The School of Anatomy & Human Biology, Crawley, AU 2005
  • Artist Lecture, Showroom II, Dance 4 & The Bonnington Gallery, Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University UK, 2004

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