Contributor Profile

Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen

About

Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen created waves in the STEM (Science Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) industry by spearheading the ‘Tech Girls are Superheros’ movement, encouraging more women (particularly younger women) to pursue careers in the STEM field. An avid supporter of diversity and youth entrepreneurship, Jenine is a futurist who questions existing structures which won’t serve tomorrow’s digital landscape and encourages the next generation of technology leaders to prepare for an unknown future by changing our approach to innovation. She provides insight into the disruptive nature of technology, drawing from 15+ years of internationally published research, university teaching, experiences as CEO of her own technology consultancy. 

Conference Sessions

  • Man vs Machine…Are robots challenging humans?

    Tuesday10:40 - 11:3520 Feb 2018
    Theatre

    In a world that’s quickly becoming more motorised and automated, are robots really the future? Can they be taught human qualities such as intuition and emotion?...

    • Language: English

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