Jessie Hughes is an internationally-recognised Australian new media artist and technologist, her works having exhibited most notably at Sundance Film Festival, SXSW, Tate Modern, and Cannes Film Market. Hughes has been named one of Australia’s Future Changers for her commitment to using digital innovation for positive social impact, and has recently been awarded the 2020 title of a John Monash Scholar to support her Masters in Screenwriting & Filmmaking at the London Film Academy. Hughes has designed and implemented solutions for tech-giants such as Oculus, Facebook, and Adobe, and has been featured in over 70+ media articles in radio, newspaper and TV. She is a Winston Churchill Fellow, Lord Mayor’s Young and Emerging Artist Fellow and a UN Sustainable Development Goals Innovation Talent. Professionally, Jessie works as a Creative Technologist for Josephmark, toying at the cross-intersection of design, technology, art, research and strategy for social innovation.