Domhnaill Hernon_

Domhnaill Hernon_

Head of Experiments in Art and Technology, Nokia Bell Labs

Domhnaill Hernon is an award-winning technology, innovation and creativity executive. He received an undergrad in aeronautical engineering and a PhD in aerodynamics from the University of Limerick, and an executive MBA from Dublin City University.

He previously led R&D organisations and developed and executed strategies to overcome the so-called ‘innovation valley of death’. Now, he is head of experiments in art and technology (EAT) at Nokia Bell Labs, which is a new initiative he founded to fuse art, engineering and science to develop solutions that humanize technology.

Hernon’s work has been featured in Wired and Ars Electronica, and at TEDx and Inspirefest, to name just a few, and he advises on cultural programmes globally.