Presenter | MC | Speaker | Interviewer

Fenella has presented countless events around the country and internationally. Below are a couple of keynote topics as well as a selection of events where Fenella has been the MC, presenter, interviewer, keynote speaker or facilitator from the last few years + testimonials.

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  • XEROCON Brisbane 2018 - MC

  • Melbourne Art Awards

  • TEDxSydney 2018 - multiple events - MC and Head of Curation

  • University of Sydney Art and Neuroplasticity - moderator and host

  • Art Gallery of NSW - Art After Hours

  • Sydney Opera House - The Motherload + Antidote Festival

  • Diageo - Keynote


  • TEDxSydney 2017 - Host and Head of Curation

  • TEDxSydney Salons and other events - Host and Curator

  • The Big Anxiety - Moderator, Art Gallery of NSW

  • PwC Making Sydney Thrive 2050 - MC & Moderator - with NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian


  • National Architecture Awards - MC and member of the National Jury.

  • Australian Interior Design Awards - MC

  • NSW Architecture Awards - MC

  • WA Architecture Awards - MC

  • Future Cities Conference (Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne) - MC & Moderator

  • Design Summit (Melbourne, New York, Sydney & London) - Interviewer and Presenter

  • TEDxSydney - Livestream host

  • A Night of Disruptive Ideas - Cure Brain Cancer Foundation & Vivid - MC & Interviewer

  • Arts & Health: Making The Connections - Country Arts SA & Institute for Creative Health SA - Feature interview

  • CEB - Keynote


  • Royal Doulton 200th Anniversary Dinner - MC and Interviewer

  • Melbourne Art Foundation Awards - MC

  • NSW Architecture Awards - MC

  • WA Architecture Awards - MC

  • Design Summit - Melbourne & Sydney - Presenter

  • Art Music Awards - MC


“Fenella, you were brilliant! You have such a talent for making people feel at ease and open up, and you do it with immense style, professionalism and a sense of fun. ”

— Leo Burnett

“I owe you a big thank you for the event! You were brilliant. The feedback has been outstanding, the audience loved the panel component”

— Hannah Jones, PWC

“Thank you so much for tonight! You were fantastic. We had so much awesome feedback. The curator loved what you brought to the event. ”

— Ashlie Hunter, Art Gallery of NSW

“You were wonderful last night, and hope we get a chance to work together again soon”

— Sydney Opera House, Culture Club

“Just a quick note to say a HUGE thank you from all of us at The Projects. You were amazing and added so much energy to the event.”

— Royal Doulton 200th Anniversary



Speaking topics 

Listen Like You Mean It
The skills you need to be a great listener, have great conversations and make a difference.

The Mind Blowing Power of Human Creativity

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