Isabella is a speaker, writer, and curator in the field of science fiction, which she considers a mirror of our present and a metaphor for the future. Isabella is currently co-director of the Berlin Sci-fi Filmfest, the first genre-specific sci-fi film festival in Germany.
She holds a master's and a Ph.D. degree in Political Science, and in her work, she focuses on how science fiction and visions of technology construct and reflect sociopolitical structures and world politics. Topics here include artificial intelligence, the Anthropocene, climate change, and space travel.
Her work experience also includes the scientific coordinator of a research project on AI and human responsibility, at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences, and the program director of the Present Futures Forum, at the Technical University of Berlin.Personal Website