Georgia Frances King

Ideas Editor, Quartz - Atlantic Media

Georgia Frances King is an editor and facilitator born in Melbourne, Australia and based in New York. Currently the Ideas Editor at Quartz and formerly the Editor of Kinfolk magazine, she has fused her background in lifestyle journalism with her passion for emerging science and technology. She brings a quality-of-life focus to the future's most pressing topics and translates dense, academic subjects into engaging content. She has edited New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling books, concepted innovative digital projects, and led award-winning teams of journalists and designers. She often jokes that she makes intelligent people more intelligible. Georgia is also a public speaker, workshop facilitator, and panel moderator. She's spoken about blockchain at the UN, MC’d the AI stage at Web Summit, and talked about evolutionary psychology at Creative Mornings. She is also a N Square Innovators Network fellow, focused on raising the profile of nuclear proliferation issues.