Gemma Milne

Gemma Milne


Gemma is a Scottish creative science nerd obsessed with tech, design, Irn Bru and pi. She is a Writer & Podcaster, Forbes contributor and freelance writer for The Guardian, Singularity Hub, The Drum, Adweek, Imperica & Ogilvydo, covering science, tech, culture and politics.

Gemma is also Co-Founder of Science: Disrupt – an organisation connecting the innovators, iconoclasts & entrepreneurs intent on creating change in science. Science: Disrupt produces podcasts, events and editorial, and has brought together a large community (both on and off-line) of brilliant thinkers and do-ers. They focus on biotech, energy, space, health, advanced computing & changing the way we do academic research.

Gemma is an International speaker having delivered keynotes at SXSW, TEDx, WPP Stream, Cannes Lions and Dubai Lynx and works with the World Economic Forum as one of their Global Shapers.

Gemma is currently training for her pilot’s license and previously, she was the Tech Innovation Strategist at Ogilvy Labs.

Photo credit: George Gottlieb

Gemma Milne @gemmamilne

Psyched to be working with the lovely @cognifide lot on this 🙌🤓

Almost finished tying up the edits to cancer chapter of my book, and stumbled upon this 2016 article. As relevant now as ever. Highly recommended read for writers and those who follow the news alike Cheers @thejoyvictory @healthnewsrevu 🙏

Hey Netflix, I’ve a prank show for you: we find the worst investor bros and toxic hedge funds and prank then into thinking they’re about to invest in some blood sucking miracle investment then reveal we’re gonna use the money to pay for thousands of people’s medical procedures.

Hong Kong.
Never seen anything quite like it.

'It's changing the way people are doing #science...Young researchers are getting more and more frustrated by #academia.' @gemmamilne @sciencedisrupt talks about how #scientists can also become #entrepreneurs & about her passion for all things #tech!

Guys I'm now officially on the home straight - chapter 5 out of 9 just got sent out to the final beta readers and expert reviewers, and damn it feels good to be over the halfway mark

Pls RT: We need EVERY #transally in Scotland.

Anti-trans activists are REALLY mobilising on rumours of a possible announcement by the gov on GRA reform

We NEED supporters to email their MSPs, you can use our quick and easy system, it takes just 2 mins.

£20 for a boiled egg, one piece of toast and a mug of tea?

The story of a modern London cafe...

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I know I'm behind on this, but if you haven't read it I think you should go read it now. Because it's beautiful and funny and different and worth a few minutes of your day.

Hi it me, the United Kingdom, the only country in the world about to be run by a fucking caulliflower

Speaking tonight at the Oxford @BioEscalator with the @BIA_UK - come join us chat about biotech startups 🙌

Got the most cracking Airbnb guest staying with us this evening

Today would have been Anne Frank's 90th birthday.

And as I do every year on this day, I bristle at people sharing her out-of-context quote about people being good at heart.

Im getting a LOT of attention today b/c Im the 1st American Muslim in VA history to win the Dem nomination for VA State Senate

So as I have your attention—let me say this

The Sudanese people are being murdered & raped & the world must act NOW to stop it


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