Sarah founded IF to work on ambitious projects involving interaction, data, and networks in the public domain. A NESTA New Radical and Forbes 30 under 30 awardee, Sarah sits on the practitioner panel for the Research Institute in the Science of Cyber Security. She regularly gives talks about privacy, security and ethics.

Sarah is a member of the Robin Hood Co-operative, an activist hedge fund that invests in projects that protect and promote the commons.

Previously

Awards

  • Highly Commended for Infocus, Innovate UK, 2016
  • New Radical, NESTA, 2016
  • Near Now Fellow, Broadway, 2015
  • Creative Conscience Gold Award, 2015
  • CoLAB Associate, 2015
  • RSA Fellow, Royal Society of the Arts, 2015
  • UAL SEED Funding, University of the Arts London, 2014
  • Creative Enterprise Award for Innovation, University of the Arts, 2014
  • Future Pioneer Award, The Design Council, 2014
  • Graduate Award, University of Sheffield, 2010
  • 1st year prize for Architecture, University of Sheffield, 2007
  • Basil Blackwell Award, University of Sheffield, 2007

Talks

  • Data Summit, Dublin Jun 2017
  • Designing tools for people, NESTA, London May 2017
  • Critical Digital, LCC, London Apr 2017
  • O'Reilly Design Conference, San Francisco Mar 2017
  • Technology and ethics, Pivotal, Feb 2017
  • Accountable Algorithms, OGP16, Paris Dec 2016
  • After the flood, London Nov 2016
  • LSE, London Nov 2016
  • ACM Queue, New York Nov 2016
  • Underexposed, Berlin Nov 2016
  • Platform Cooperatives, New York Nov 2016
  • Platform Cooperatives, New York Nov 2016
  • Media Democracy Meetup, London Oct 2016
  • Science(ish), Science Museum lates, London Aug 2016
  • Consumer advocacy, EMF, Guildford Aug 2016
  • Platform Cooperatives, London Jun 2016
  • Decentralised and Encrypted, Berlin Jun 2016
  • CSV, Berlin Apr 2016
  • Westminster University, London Apr 2016
  • Home Office, London Apr 2016
  • Exploring Digital, Houses of Parliament, London Mar 2016
  • ODI Lunchtime Lecture, London Mar 2016
  • Cross Government Design Meeting #13 on Data, Newcastle Mar 2016
  • Internet Freedom Festival, Valencia Mar 2016
  • Pecha Kucha, London, Feb 2016
  • RWES Symposium, Wellcome Trust, London, Feb 2016
  • Transmediale, Berlin, Feb 2016
  • BBC Data Day, London, Jan 2016
  • Innovation, Industry 4.0 & Supply Chains, Digital Catapult London, Jan 2016
  • Big Bang Data, Somerset House, London, Jan 2016
  • Hackadon, Paris, Dec 2015
  • Future of Money, CSM, London, Dec 2015
  • Slow Journalism, Design Museum, London, Dec 2015
  • University of Bedford, London, Nov 2015
  • Digital Weekender, Watermans Gallery, London, Nov 2015
  • Radical Networks, New York, Oct 2015
  • CrowdSourcing Week, Brussels, Oct 2015
  • Design for decentralisation, Redecentralize, London, Sep 2015
  • Over the Air Conference, London, Sep 2015
  • Art, Design & Privacy, New York, Sep 2015
  • Into the Future, Nottingham, Sep 2015
  • St Augustine's Academy, Kent, Jul 2015
  • TEDx Canary Wharf, London, Jun 2015
  • Open City, Hackney Empire, London, Jun 2015
  • Distributed Future, Digital Catapult London, Jun 2015
  • Back to the future, Web We Want Festival, Southbank Centre, London, May 2015
  • Rebooting the Digital Commons, White Building, London, May 2015
  • Alternet Rules, Weiden & Kennedy, London, May 2015
  • Tech for bad? Digital Shoreditch, London, May 2015
  • Internet of Things South London, London, May 2015
  • This Happened London, V&A, Feb 2015
  • At the Coalface, Makerversity, London, Jan 2015
  • Alternet Rules, MA Industrial Design, CSM, London, Dec 2014
  • Alternet Rules, CSM Futures Club, London, Oct 2014
  • Reclaiming the Internet, MINES ParisTech, Paris, Oct 2014
  • Democratising Innovation, Restless Futures, London, Sep 2014
  • Web We Want Festival, Southbank Centre, London, Sep 2014

Interviews

Articles

Exhibitions

  • Big Bang Data, Somerset House, London, 2015-2016
  • Art, Data, Money, Furtherfield, London, 2015
  • Azone Futures, Guggenheim, New York, 2015
  • Digital Design Weekend, V&A, London, 2015
  • Civic Shop, Somerset House, London, 2015
  • Restless Futures, London Design Festival, London, 2014
  • Designersblock, London Design Festival, London, 2014
  • New Designers, Business Centre, London, 2014
  • Degree Show 2, Central Saint Martins, London, 2014
  • Work In Progress, Central Saint Martins, London, 2014

Books