Georgie Barrat

Leading Technology Journalist & Broadcaster

Leading technology journalist, broadcaster and keynote speaker, Georgia Barrat, is best known for presenting the most popular UK tech show, The Gadget Show on Channel 5.

After graduating from King’s College London, Georgie received a diploma in Radio Production and went on to gain experience at a number of radio stations. Most notably, she worked at BBC Radio 2 and talkSPORT appearing on various programmes. She is now a regular guest on the BBC’s Tech Tent, and comments on breaking tech stories for BBC Radio 2.

Now ITV’s ‘Weekend’ resident tech expert, Georgie works with the production team to source and create the feature as well as appearing in the show with Aled Jones, discussing all the latest gadgets. Georgie also appears on Channel 5’s The Saturday Show, commenting on the latest tech stories to hit the headlines.

Using her considerable expertise, Georgie has written highly-regarded tech articles for various publications, including the likes of Marie Claire, The Mirror, Metro, Tech City News and Huffington Post. She also appears as technology expert on various media broadcasting programmes for the BBC, ITV and Channel 4.

Forever wanting to expand on her already impressive knowledge, Georgie also learnt how to code with the Code First: Girls program. As a result, Georgie has become a passionate advocate for encouraging girls to get into technology as a career, with particular emphasis on coding. She works alongside two charities STEMettes and the Baytree Centre to help encourage young girls to study technological subjects, and do away with the male-dominated perspective that tech is often portrayed in.

Georgie is an experienced event host, facilitator, speaker and moderator, who has worked with and offered advice to some of the biggest organisations in the world. Some of these include Intel, Adobe, IFA, Retail Week Live.

As an expert in technology, Georgie is perfectly positioned to give detailed and informative presentations on tech-related subjects such as virtual reality, artificial intelligence, computer coding, IT, smartphones, digital trends and online culture. Her talks are incredibly fascinating and educational, with her passion for the subject made clear by her expert knowledge and professional speaking style.

To book Georgie Barrat to make a personal appearance at your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Georgie is known to cover the following topics:

  • Managing & Motivating Millennials
  • Women in Technology
  • Embracing Digital Transformation
  • Success By Design