Genevieve Bell

Genevieve Bell
Vice President, Corporate Strategy Office
Intel Corporation

Genevieve Bell is an Intel Fellow and vice president of the Corporate Strategy Office at Intel Corporation. An accomplished anthropologist and researcher, Bell joined Intel in 1998. She has been granted a number of patents for consumer electronics innovations throughout her career, with additional patents in the user experience space pending, and is the author of numerous journal papers and articles.

Bell is a highly-regarded industry expert and frequent commentator on the intersection of culture and technology. She has been featured in publications such as Wired, Forbes, The Atlantic, Fast Company, the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times. Her industry recognition includes being listed among the "100 Most Creative People in Business" by Fast Company; induction in the Women in Technology International Hall of Fame in 2012; and being honored as the 2013 Woman of Vision for Leadership by the Anita Borg Institute. 


The Internet of Beings: What The Next Generation of Connected Things Can Tell Us About The Future

The Internet of Things is getting a lot of airplay right now. It is the next big thing in a long unfolding conversation about the future of technology and all things digital and connected. What is getting connected to this next internet is deeply revealing and offers a set of insights into the future we are building collectively and will one day inhabit. Anthropologist and technologist, Genevieve Bell samples some of the newest, smart-connected things and offers a reading about the future they foretell.