Elaine Burke (Chair)

Managing editor, Silicon Republic

Elaine Burke is an award-winning journalist and editor who turned her attention to science and technology in 2011, having always had a passion for learning about the next big innovation. As managing editor at Silicon Republic, she’s proud to be part of a team working to showcase and encourage diversity in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), and is an advocate of integrating the arts into this creative mix. She tweets about STEAM – and anything else that interests her – at @CriticalRedPen and can often be heard on the airwaves discussing the latest news and trends in science and technology.