James Altucher

James is a Top 10 Linkedin Influencer, prolific writer, successful entrepreneur, chess master, and venture capitalist. He has started and sold several companies and is actively invested in, or advises, over 30 different companies in areas ranging from tech to energy to healthcare to biotech. He is the author of 18 books, including WSJ best-sellers: […]

Jeremy Myerson

Jeremy Myerson is a writer, researcher and speaker on the future of work and the workplace. He works internationally from his base in London. He is the co-founder and director of WORKTECH Academy, a global knowledge network of companies and academics exploring how we’ll work tomorrow. His expertise is in analysing how a combination of […]

Heather E. McGowan

Future-of-work strategist Heather E. McGowan helps leaders prepare their people and organizations for the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The Third Industrial Revolution was marked by computerization and automation of physical labor, laying the foundation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, which will be notable for the rapid advancement of technology tools into the domain of human knowledge […]

Chris Kane

Chris Kane is a thought leader and keynote speaker on how commercial real estate is transforming as we migrate from centralised city offices to more home based and hybrid set-ups, from bricks to clicks, and how we can consider more decentralised and rural options thanks to better connectivity. These changes are also influenced by the […]

Carl Benedikt Frey

Carl Benedikt Frey is the Oxford Martin Citi Fellow and founder and director of the programme on the Future of Work at the Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford. He is a global thought leader and keynote speaker on the future of work and how technology is altering the workforce and our economies. Carl is […]

Karen Nyberg

Dr. Karen Nyberg is an engineer, astronaut, and artist who, through nearly thirty years of experience in human spaceflight, has gained an appreciation for the value of working within and across diverse political ideologies, cultural values, and world views to advance critical missions. Get ready to be inspired by Karen Nyberg and her story of […]

Chris Cassidy

A decorated veteran of the sea, air, land, and outer space, Captain Chris Cassidy is among the leaders of an exclusive and distinguished group of accomplished military astronauts who have made an impact on and beyond this world. Recognized for his leadership and achievements as a United States Navy SEAL and a NASA astronaut, CAPT […]

Dorie Clark

Dorie Clark is a marketing strategy consultant, professional speaker and frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, TIME  and the World Economic Forum blog. Recognized as a “branding expert” by the Associated Press, Fortune, and Inc. magazine, she is the author of Entrepreneurial You (Harvard Business Review Press,), Reinventing You, and Stand Out, which was named the #1 Leadership Book of […]

Julian Birkinshaw

Management has lost its way and leaders need to re-learn how to do their jobs – that’s why Julian Birkinshaw, fresh no-nonsense thinker and Professor at the London Business School is taking management back to first principles. Julian Birkinshaw is Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship and Deputy Dean at the London Business School. He is […]

Hal Gregersen

Hal Gregersen is a leading authority on creating innovation cultures in companies. Hal Gregersen is committed to creating insight with impact. He challenges organisations and individuals to question the way they think and act to build a better, more creative world. Hal is Executive Director of the MIT Leadership Center and a Senior Lecturer in […]

Marco Iansiti

Marco Iansiti, David Sarnoff Professor of Business Administration,is a codirector of the Laboratory for Information Science at Harvard and of the Digital Initiative at HBS. Prof. Iansiti’s research examines the digital transformation of companies and industries, with a special focus on digital ecosystems, AI-centric operating models, and the impact of AI and network effects on […]

Michael Tchao

Michael Tchao is Apple’s Vice President of iPad Product Marketing, where he specializes in Consumer Technology, New product / Service strategy development & Design and Product & Brand Marketing. Before working at Apple, Michael was the General Manager of Nike Techlab, a sports technology innovation group within Nike chartered with developing new digital products and […]

Joseph Michelli

Joseph A. Michelli, Ph.D., C.S.P., is an internationally sought-after speaker, author, and organizational consultant who transfers his knowledge of exceptional business practices in ways that develop joyful and productive workplaces with a focus on customer experience. His insights encourage leaders and frontline workers to grow and invest passionately in all aspects of their lives. Imagine […]

Joey Coleman

When organizations like Whirlpool, NASA, Volkswagen Australia, Principal Financial Group, and Zappos need to boost their customers’ experience, they call on Joey Coleman for assistance. For over a decade, Joey Coleman has helped organizations retain their best customers and turn them into raving fans via his entertaining and actionable keynotes, workshops, and consulting projects. His […]

Ross Dawson

Ross Dawson is globally recognized as a leading futurist, keynote speaker, strategy advisor, bestselling author, and entrepreneur. Ross is in strong demand globally, having delivered keynote speeches and strategy workshops in over 30 countries across six continents for companies such as American Express, Citibank, Coca-Cola, Dubai Ministry of Finance, EY, Gartner, Google, Macquarie Bank, News […]

Bozoma Saint John

Over the course of her career, Netflix CMO Bozoma “Boz” Saint John has earned a formidable reputation as a trailblazing brand and marketing executive and genuine change-agent in the space. Few people have the depth and breadth of experience that she has. Couple that with her remarkable success at Apple, Pepsi, Uber, and the Endeavor […]

Daniel Burrus

Daniel Burrus is considered one of the World’s Leading Futurists on Global Trends and Disruptive Innovation. The New York Times has referred to him as one of the top three business gurus in the highest demand as a speaker. In his presentations, he blends timely and provocative insights with just the right amount of humor […]

Nicole Stott

Nicole Stott has explored our universe from the heights of outer space to the depths of our oceans. She has dedicated her life to sharing her spaceflight experience and the beauty of Earth with others. She believes that sharing the orbital and inner space perspectives has the power to increase everyone’s appreciation of and obligation […]

John D. Mayfield

John D. Mayfield is a Senior GRI instructor for The Missouri REALTORS® and teaches for the REBI, Real Estate Business Institute. John has spoken to thousands of real estate professionals throughout his tenure. He has been a featured speaker at the National Association of REALTORS® conventions on several occasions and taught in the Technology Resource […]

Amy Purdy

At 19, after experiencing flu-like symptoms, Amy Purdy was rushed to the hospital in a state of septic shock. En route, she experienced respiratory and multiple organ failure which caused her to lose circulation to her extremities. When she entered into the hospital she was given less than a 2% chance of survival, put on […]

Darren Hardy

For two decades, Darren Hardy has championed the message that anyone is capable of becoming a “super-achiever.” in addition to being a living-and-breathing example of the very practices he teaches, the former publisher and editor of SUCCESS magazine is one of the world’s most prominent authors, coaches, and speakers on how ordinary people can become […]

Peter Sage

Peter Sage is the world renowned international & serial entrepreneur, author, philosopher and teacher. His unique way of looking at and relating to life has inspired tens of thousands of people worldwide to Reinvent themselves. Whether by improving or turning around a business or developing a new and empowering psychology through practical yet profound shifts […]

Eric Thomas

Eric Thomas Ph.D is a critically acclaimed author, World-renowned speaker, educator, pastor and audible.com Audie Awards Finalist. Thomas delivers high energy messages that encourage people to live up to their full potential by breaking the cycles of crime, hopelessness and despair that many face daily. Known for his engagingly personal approach, his messages are both […]

Robert Kiyosaki

Best known as the author of Rich Dad Poor Dad – the number one personal finance book of all time. Robert Kiyosaki has challenged and changed the way tens of millions of people around the world think about money. He is an entrepreneur, educator, and investor who believes the world needs more entrepreneurs. With perspectives […]

Robert Tercek

Software is redefining the way our entire society functions, and award-winning author Robert Tercek is the go-to technology strategist on digital transformation. As many businesses struggle to keep up with the inexorable shift from product to platform, Robert Tercek provides strategic insight and advice for executives to reinvent their businesses and take action to proactively […]

Chris Gardner

Chris Gardner is an American entrepreneur, speaker and philanthropist whose life story inspired the film “The pursuit of happiness” starring Will Smith and nominated for an Oscar. Chris Gardner is an inspirational keynote speaker and addresses audiences on how to overcome obstacles and break cycles. He is one of the most dynamic and active speakers […]

Eckhart Tolle

Eckhart Tolle is widely recognized as one of the most inspiring and visionary spiritual teachers in the world today. With his international bestsellers, The Power of Now and A New Earth—translated into 52 languages—he has introduced millions to the joy and freedom of living life in the present moment. The New York Times has described […]

Nick Vujicic

Nick Vujicic is an Australian-American born without arms or legs who has become a world-renowned speaker, New York Times best-selling author, coach and entrepreneur. As a speaker, Nick Vujicic encourages his audiences to dream big. He uses his own story to demonstrate that obstacles need not be problems but can be growth opportunities. In his […]

Tony Robbins

Entrepreneur, philanthropist, best-selling author, Tony Robbins is many things, but what defines him is his mission; “helping individuals and businesses succeed”. His influence has been described as transformational, his knowledge and business strategies incomparable, making Tony a life coach above the rest. Having empowered over 50 million people throughout his career, few can rival the […]

Dave Ramsey

Dave Ramsey is America’s trusted voice on money and business. His four New York Times best-selling books – “Financial Peace,” “More Than Enough,” “The Total Money Makeover” and “EntreLeadership” have sold more than 7 million copies combined. The Dave Ramsey Show is heard by more than 6 million listeners each week on more than 500 […]

Jorge Valdano

Jorge Valdano

Born in Argentina and raised in Spain, Valdano has taken important manager, coaching, and player roles in football around South America and Europe adopting a worldly perspective of football. Jorge Valdano is a sought-after speaker on leadership, team-work and motivation. Jorge Valdano initiated the trend of establishing business in the world of sport. He is […]

Ron Garan

Taking Ron’s orbital perspective, audiences learn to look beyond what separates us and to recognize that we’re are all in this together, on one common mission. Ron’s career as an astronaut, decorated combat fighter pilot, commercial space executive, and humanitarian offers a unique perspective to any meeting or event. His lessons from living, working, and […]

Scott Galloway

Professor Scott Galloway has an inspiring agenda on thought leadership, next-level growth strategies, and the latest eCommerce insights, as well as unique networking and collaboration opportunities. Scott Galloway is Founder and Chairman of L2 Inc, a business intelligence firm that benchmarks digital performance of different consumer brands. He is also a Clinical Professor at the […]

Carla Harris

Carla Harris is the only name you need to know when it comes to women in business. Championing females in corporate environments and increasing investment opportunities for all, especially minority groups, throughout her pioneering career Carla has been involved in a range of industries from retail and media, to healthcare and technology. With audiences, Carla […]

Joel Cohen

Joel Cohen is the award-winning writer and producer for The Simpsons. Joel’s keynotes are dynamic and humorous as he delves into the secrets behind one of the most successful TV shows in the world. Joel is a popular speaker and his vibrant stories are fascinating and entertaining. As a speaker Joel Cohen is engaging, dynamic […]

David M. Brear

David is the CEO of 11:FS and since his dream of being a sportsperson was crushed (along with the ligaments in his knee!) and he had to get a proper job, he has worked in pretty much every angle of the financial services industry never losing that competitive desire to drive forwards and win. Now […]

Marie Charles

Medical doctor turned international entrepreneur, Dr. Marie Charles has dedicated her career to transforming the global health sector, through her innovative strategies. As the Chair of the Tiger Healthcare Group, Charles is renowned for her ability to create high yield from high investment opportunities in the health care sector, a theme that she discusses as […]

John Bruton

John Bruton was the EU Ambassador to the United States from 2004 to 2009, and previously the Irish Prime Minister (Taoiseach). As a former Irish Prime Minister, John helped transform the Irish economy into the “Celtic Tiger”, one of the fastest growing economies in the world. During his time in office from 1994 to 1997, […]

Ann Daniels

Ann Daniels is a fighter, a leader, an explorer and a truly captivating presenter. She has been recognized by the Guinness book of records and received several awards for her impressive yet dangerous expeditions in the world’s most inhospitable environments. Through her talks, she illustrates the importance of good leadership and emphasizes the essentiality of […]

Ian Bremmer

Ian Bremmer is a renowned American political scientist specialising in international relations, states in transition, and global political risk. He is the President of Eurasia Group, a global political risk research and consulting firm. Eurasia Group has a network of experts and resources in 90 countries and provides analysis and expertise about how political developments […]

Niki Brantmark

London born Niki Brantmark has been living in Sweden for over a decade now. She draws inspiration from the Scandinavian way of life and design style in her books and keynote talks. As a keynote speaker Niki Brantmark passionately shares her insights into how you can make time for the things that matter most and […]

Anthony Bennett

The incredible Anthony Bennett has overcome three life-threatening infections with a 10% chance of surviving, and now he shares his inspirational story about the power of teamwork at corporations, schools and in the healthcare sector around the globe. His positive message uplifts and offers audience members means of overcoming adversity. Anthony Bennett is engaging and […]

Igor Beuker

Igor Beuker is known for his foresight and great expertise on technologies and trends that impact our economies, businesses and societies. His radical vision and reliable voice is a great inspiration for audiences all over the world as they love his bold, authentic and witty personality. Advertising may win quarters – but innovation wins decades. […]

Howard Behar

Howard Behar’s career in business spans over 50 years, all in consumer oriented businesses covering several industries. He retired from Starbucks Coffee after 21 years where he led both the domestic business, as President of North America, and was the founding President of Starbucks International. He was responsible for taking the coffee giant from a […]

Henning Beck

Dr. Henning Beck is a top neuroscientist committed to brain research. As an expert in the field, his main focus is on how ideas are created in the human brain. His entertaining keynotes provide an exciting insight into how this faulty yet innovative system works. Moreover, as a scientist with a great understanding of AI, […]

Tonje Elisabeth Aaroe

Speaker Tonje Elisabeth Aaroe is a thinking partner and advisor for some of the world’s largest companies with practical experience from business in Norway, England, France and Switzerland. Tonje Elisabeth has worked as an Industry Manager and Executive in companies such as Google and Microsoft. Now she shares her unique experience in keynotes and workshops […]

Hayley Barnard

Hayley Barnard is a prominent keynote speaker, entrepreneur and consultant to top-level executives throughout the UK and Europe. She is a subject matter expert on Diversity and Inclusion, Unconscious Bias and Inclusive Leadership. Hayley is the Co-Founder of Shoal Projects Ltd and Co-Founder and Managing Director of Mix Diversity Developers. When she is not speaking […]

Georgie Barrat

Keynote speaker Georgie Barrat is a leading technology journalist and TV presenter. Since 2017 she’s co-hosted The Gadget Show, the UK’s best loved consumer tech TV program. She also writes for the likes of Marie Claire and Huffington Post, and has worked for a variety of broadcasters including ITV, BBC and Channel 5. Georgie is […]

Lisa Bodell

Lisa Bodell is a globally recognized futurist and innovation expert. She sparks new and creative thinking at every turn. She is the CEO of futurethink, a firm that trains businesses in how to become world-class innovators. She is an award-winning author and has helped ignite innovation at the NYSE, Pfizer, Google and Lockheed Martin, to […]

Brené Brown

Emotional intelligence expert Dr Brené Brown has devoted her working career to the study of human emotion. A highly sought after speaker, Brené uses her expertise to deliver thought-provoking and stimulating speeches to a range of corporate clients such as the likes of Google, Pixar, Microsoft and LinkedIn. Brené’s reputation as a speaker is built […]

Gary Vaynerchuk

Gary Vaynerchuk is a serial entrepreneur, and the CEO and co-founder of VaynerMedia, a full-service digital agency that advises Fortune 500 companies such as GE, Anheuser-Busch, and PepsiCo on how to find their social media voices and build digital brands. Gary is a highly sought after public speaker, a 5-time New York Times bestselling author, […]

Helen Sharman

Helen Sharman OBE is the first British Astronaut. In May 1991, she launched on a Russian Soyuz spacecraft and spent 8 days orbiting the Earth, living and working on the MIR Space Station. Helen was selected from 13,000 applicants: she didn’t think she stood a chance of being chosen, but she was exactly the right […]

Brett Scott

Author, journalist and financial hacker exploring the intersections between money systems, finance and digital technology. Brett Scott is the author of The Heretic’s Guide to Global Finance: Hacking the Future of Money (Pluto Press), a guide to the world of high finance and the emergent forms of alternative finance, alternative currencies and economic activism that […]

Karim Rashid

Visionary and prolific, Karim Rashid is one of the most unique voices in design today. With more than 4000 designs in production, nearly 300 awards to his name, and client work in over 40 countries, Karim’s ability to transcend typology continues to make him a force among designers of his generation. A cultural shaper, Karim […]

David McWilliams

Consistently accurate in his forecasts, David McWilliams was the only economist in Ireland who accurately forecast a strong UK Brexit vote, the Trump victory and the 2008 global crash. Ranked the 10th most influential economist in the world, he is Adjunct Professor of Global Economics at Trinity College Dublin. In Ireland he is known as […]

Ken Hughes

Ken Hughes is now acknowledged as being one of the world’s leading authorities on consumer and shopper behaviour, internationally renowned for helping his largely blue-chip client base better understand the needs of the future consumer. With over 15 years’ experience as CEO of a consumer insight agency, he blends his understanding of consumer psychology, shopper […]

Martha Lane Fox

Martha Lane Fox, a leading entrepreneur and champion of digital inclusion, is well-known as the co-founder of Lastminute.com. She is currently founder and executive chair of Doteveryone.org.uk, a charity fighting for a fairer internet. Martha is also non-executive director of Twitter and a crossbench peer in the House of Lords. In her presentations, Martha explains […]

Friederike Fabritius

Friederike Fabritius, MS, is a leading expert in the field of neuroleadership. As an executive coach and leadership specialist, she has extensive expertise working with top executives from Fortune 500 companies. Clients worldwide have raved about her brain-based seminars and coaching sessions. A neuropsychologist by education, Friederike focuses on using solid scientific findings to help […]

Ben Hammersley

Ben Hammersley is a thought-provoking futurist who has been lecturing to audiences around the globe for over 15 years. Ben brings a practical, proactive approach to the digital era inspiring audiences to be present now to be prepared for the future. Author, TV presenter, keynote speaker, and international star in the field of technology. One […]

Peter Goodman

Award-winning journalist and author, Peter Goodman is one of the foremost speakers on the global economy thanks to his three decades spent working in current affairs. Peter knows how to transform complex economical issues into digestible layman’s terms. A skill that truly serves him well as an expert keynote speaker, perfectly suited to corporate events […]

Sarah Weise

Sarah is an American author, CEO of an award-winning market research studio, and professional speaker. Through deep marketing expertise and quirky humor, Sarah has guided hundreds of brands—Google, Citibank, IBM, Mikimoto, PBS, and US Army, to name a few—to laser-focus on their niche customers so they can wow them with highly targeted, valuable products and […]

Samuel Scott

A former journalist turned passionate genius of marketing, Samuel Scott is an expert of sales and marketing that is sought after around the world as a keynote speaker. A man who most certainly eats, breathes and lives for all things related to marketing, Samuel is a communications expert that is called upon to share his […]

Inma Martinez

Inma Martinez is an industry recognised Artificial Intelligence and digital visionary that pioneered many of the digital disruption technologies of the 2000s – mobile music and video streaming, wearable technologies, the “connected car” and smart cities development. Both Governments and private corporations seek Inma’s advisory on how to address the digital challenges Inma is one […]

Malene Rydahl

Malene Rydahl is a writer, keynote speaker and executive coach. She is specialized in well-being and performance in companies inspired by the Danish leadership model. She was born in Denmark and has lived in Paris for more than 20 years. Malene Rydahl explores why Danish employees are some of the happiest in the world and […]

Graham Brown-Martin

An engaging catalyst for powerful conversations and fresh thinking. Graham Brown-Martin draws on his experiences of leading teams, creating startups and scaling up organisations that challenge the status quo. Consistently ahead of the curve; he designed mobile computers in the 80s, interactive and online entertainment networks in the 90s, community-based social networks in the 00s […]

Andrew Scott

Andrew Scott is Professor of Economics and former Deputy Dean at London Business School. He is also a Fellow of All Souls, Oxford University and the Centre for Economic Policy Research. His research focuses on longevity, an ageing society and fiscal policy and debt management. Andrew is a compelling speaker who brings to life in […]

Sophie Hackford

Sophie Hackford is a futurist whose research entails meeting weirdos and troublemakers in off-the-beaten-track labs, makerspaces and garages around the globe. As part of her research, she consults for exec teams and boards of large companies on understanding the explosive new technologies defining the new economy. Sophie Hackford gives a fast-paced overview of the explosive […]

Christopher Kutarna

In a world quickly spinning out of control, Dr. Chris Kutarna is a lone point of balance and clarity. He rips up the outdated mental maps that have served us so poorly in recent years—maps that led us to think that for example Brexit was impossible, that Trump was unelectable, that globalization was irreversible, that […]

Stephen Heppell

Professor Stephen Heppell has been a professor since the 1980s, he has an unrivalled track record of success and a string of huge projects in both learning and technology. He is one of the most influential academics in the field of technology and education globally. Stephen Heppell is credited with being the person who put the […]

Claudia Olsson

Claudia Olsson, appointed Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, is an innovation leader and speaker in the field of digital transformation. She is the founder and CEO of Stellar Capacity, a global education company with the vision of a future where humans become more digital and where digital becomes more human. Claudia is […]

Terence Mauri

Terence Mauri is an outspoken and influential expert on the future of leadership. From business to workforce disruption, leaders are going through turbulent times but is enough being done to scale agile, resilient and daring futures? With headwinds to navigate, Terence Mauri, Founder of Hack Future Lab and author of the global bestseller, “The 3D […]

Renee Richardson Gosline

Customer experience: it’s the difference between purchase and loyalty, says Renee Richardson Gosline – Senior Lecturer in the Management Science group at the MIT Sloan School of Management, and leading expert in the science of digital marketing and brand strategy. Big data and data analytics are furthering our understanding of the consumer decision-making process. However, […]

Andrew Gordon

Stories matter. They spark the imagination, influence perceptions and inspire stakeholders to believe in an organization’s values and brands. How can leaders leverage the power of storytelling to communicate their messages in memorable, actionable ways? Master storyteller, former Pixar animator and recent winner of the Brand Personality Award in Animation from The Asia Pacific Brands […]

Nathan Furr

How do leaders successfully grow an organization in times of disruption and uncertainty? As a recognized expert in the fields of technology strategy, digital transformation and disruptive innovation, INSEAD Professor Nathan Furr helps organizations reposition for growth during periods of uncertainty and disruption. In the process, Furr shares customized tools that help leaders rethink and […]

Ted Burk

As a Naval Officer, Ted Burk was recognized as a talented fighter pilot and innovative problem solver. As a TOPGUN graduate, he identified cultural gaps and built bridges between warfighters and engineers – optimizing performance in both weapons and tactics. As a Strategic Communications leader, he developed narrative strategies and storytelling campaigns for the United […]

Mary Juusela

Mary Juusela

Mary Juusela is one of the Nordic region’s foremost experts in values, tolerance and humane sustainability. She lectures on human behavior and on how individuals and groups go further by being open, more inclusive and empathetic. Mary is often hired as an inspirational lecturer during leadership conferences, staff days and many tailor-made events throughout Sweden, […]

Tammy Erickson

Harvard MBA Tammy Erickson has been honored three times by the Thinkers50’s list as one the most influential living management thinkers in the world. Her in-depth research and analysis on generations in the workplace is employed to provide essential presentations on preparing for the changing demographics of the workforce. Her career has revolved around building […]

Zoe Chance

Zoe Chance helps great people become more influential. At Yale School of Management, she teaches a popular elective called Mastering Influence and Persuasion, aka “Doing Uncomfortable Things That Make You a Better Person.” Through the lens of behavioral economics, she studies and teaches persuasion and decision-making, focusing on simple ways to understand how to help […]

Amy Webb

As one of the world’s most sought-after futurists, Amy Webb advises CEOs of the world’s most-admired companies, three-star admirals and generals, and the senior leadership of central banks and different intergovernmental organizations. She has a powerful ability to anticipate trends and emerging technology that will disrupt tomorrow. She envisions and helps others prepare for the […]

Ariel Ekblaw

Ariel Ekblaw is the founder and Director of the MIT Space Exploration Initiative, a team of over 50 graduate students, staff, and faculty actively prototyping the artifacts of our sci-fi space future. Founded in 2016, the Initiative now includes a portfolio of 40+ research projects focused on life in space (from astrobiology to space habitats), […]

Amy Edmondson

At no other point in our recent history has psychological safety been more important – not only in the workplace, but in every area of society due to the global pandemic. Such an environment is requiring leaders across sectors to reconsider the rules and tools they apply when managing teams. As they work on strategies […]

David Blake

David Blake operates at the intersection of the future of work and the future of politics. Blake is a sought-after expert on the topics of the future of work and learning, speaking at companies such as Google, Deloitte and Salesforce, and at conferences globally. David Blake has spent his professional career innovating in formal education […]

Marco Bertini

Many companies have a great brand, product or service but still struggle to convert it into revenue that can fund future innovations, repay investors, and support social and environmental initiatives. This is the type of challenge Esade professor and business strategist Marco Bertini helps companies tackle every day. Marco is a foremost authority on creating […]

Matt Beane

Matt Beane is an Assistant Professor in the Technology Management Program at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Matt studies deviance in work involving machine intelligence – and specifically robotics. He asks when, where and how workers, organizations and even AI defy norms and rules in the 21st century. Matt has done extensive field research […]

Jeremy Bailenson

We are no longer limited by the confines of our own world. Virtual reality (VR) is now mainstream, and its potential ­– as well as that of augmented reality (AR) technology, which allows us to integrate simulations with the “real” world – is vast. Jeremy Bailenson is a pioneering expert in the field and one […]

Sinan Aral

If you want to successfully compete in today’s rapidly changing digital marketplace, organizations must have a deep understanding of business analytics, which is why companies like Microsoft and Facebook tap the expertise of award-winning researcher, data scientist and MIT professor Sinan Aral. Since he is also a successful entrepreneur and venture capitalist, Professor Aral offers […]

Beth Altringer

Deliberate or not, we’re influenced by different desires. It’s in our nature to want things. But why is it that we desire some objects or products more than others? Beth Altringer has dedicated her life’s work to that question – examining what consumers like and why, so designers and companies can create better products, services […]

Henny Admoni

Henny Admoni is an Assistant Professor in the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. She leads the Human And Robot Partners (HARP) Lab, where they study how assistive robots can help improve people’s lives. She is mostly interested in human-robot interaction, assistive robotics, and modeling human behavior. Dr Henny Admoni’s research focuses on developing intelligent, […]

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Speaker, bodybuilder, actor, businessman, investor and former governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger truly is a man of many talents. A hugely inspiring and charismatic speaker. Arnold envisages the goals he wants to achieve then does what ever it takes to make it reality. Arnold is available for speaking engagements, fundraisers and product promotion. He does […]

Ben Legg

Seasoned technology CEO, engineer and former COO of Google Europe, now focused on helping entrepreneurs to succeed – through hands-on mentoring, consulting, investing, fundraising, board roles and career coaching. Ben Legg is an accomplished author and authority in the world of data-driven business and digital transformation. He helps companies to thrive in a world dominated […]

Brian McBride

Brian McBride has been a recognised leader in the digital sector for over 15 years. An established businessman, McBride’s expertise across industries is enviable, having acted in senior roles at the likes of Amazon, ASOS and Trainline. The longstanding chair and non-executive Director now holds a number of advisory positions, enhancing corporations and governing groups […]

Chad Hurley

Best known for being the co-founder and former CEO of the leading video-sharing website YouTube, Chad Hurley truly is one of the biggest media moguls of the 21st century. He has worked with and advised some of the biggest and most well known online companies in the world. A leading expert and pioneer in his […]

Howard Schultz

Former Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz is recognised as one of the most influential, successful, and visionary business leaders in the world today. Howard took Starbucks from a mere 11 retail stores to in excess of 1,300 stores. He is renowned for his successful leadership, business ethics and sense of public responsibility. He was […]

Ian Goldin

Professor Ian Goldin is the world’s leading expert on the systemic risks created by globalisation. He currently holds the position of Professor of Globalisation and Development at Oxford University, the Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Technological and Economic Change and the founding Director of the Oxford Martin School. He is also well known […]

Jean-Claude Juncker

Jean-Claude Juncker is one of the founding fathers of the euro and a pioneer of European unification. As Prime Minister of Luxembourg he was the longest-serving head of government in the European Union – with 18 years in office – as well as the longest-serving democratically elected head of government worldwide. Jean-Claude Juncker studied law […]

Jeremy Schwartz

Jeremy Schwartz has transformed the global business sector, through his senior roles at the likes of Pandora, L’Oréal, and Coca-Cola. The former CEO of The Body Shop is paving the way for other leading corporations to adopt his purpose-driven business and leadership methods. He is an expert in leading business through brand purpose, innovation and […]

Jonathan Mildenhall

Jonathan Mildenhall is the former Chief Marketing Officer at Airbnb, and was formerly the Vice President of global advertising strategy and creative excellence at the Coca-Cola Company. Now running his own firm, 21st Century Brand, Jonathan helps high-profile start-ups and venture capital firms in their creative and business strategy initiatives, an area in which he […]

Lars-Johan Jarnheimer

Former CEO of Tele2 AB, Chairman of IKEA group and Chairman of  Telia Company since 2019, Lars-Johan Jarnheimer, is a European business leader and popular business management speaker. An incredibly inspiring and influential business figure, Lars-Johan is also an expert in delivering dynamic motivational speeches. Lars is able to cover topics from finance and futurism […]

Matthias Schranner

Negotiation expert Matthias Schranner was originally trained by the police and the FBI as a lead negotiator for high-stakes situations. For the past 15 years, he and his team at the Schranner Negotiation Institute have been advising clients including the UN, global corporations and political parties in difficult negotiations. FBI-trained former hostage negotiator, Matthias Schranner […]

Mike Coupe

As the CEO of Sainsbury plc, Mike Coupe is considered to be an authority on business. Prior to retiring in 2020 to focus fully on his speaking career, he is credited for turning the company around, through top-level trading, marketing and online operations. As a business speaker, Mike Coupe instills in his corporate audiences the […]

Rachel Whetstone

Rachel Whetstone is the head of communications at Netflix and previously held the position of vice president at Facebook, working with it’s WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger products. Prior to these two positions, she has also worked with two giants Uber and Google in similar positions. Rachel Whetstone has experience working with some of the worlds […]

Silvia Garcia

Keynote speaker, consultant and author, Silvia is one of the world-leading experts on applying behavioral science and positive leadership to marketing, communication, employees’ wellbeing and company culture. Former Coca Cola’s global director of happiness, marketing and communication, Silvia Garcia is a positive force of change at any event. Throughout her career, she has studied the […]

Tim Mason

Tim Mason is renowned for launching Tesco’s Clubcard scheme, Tesco Express, Tesco.com, Tesco Personal Finance and Fresh & Easy. He is experienced director who has ton of experience with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Skilled in Business Planning, E-commerce, Retail, Entrepreneurship, and Sales Management. He is the former […]

Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt is the most naturally gifted athlete the world has ever seen. The Jamaican sprinter created history at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio when he achieved the ‘Triple Triple’, three gold medals at three consecutive Olympic Games. Usain’s ability to tell his story in a very grounded, simple and authentic way enables him […]

Alex Edmans

Alex Edmans is Professor of Finance at London Business School and Academic Director of the Centre for Corporate Governance. He is an expert in corporate governance, responsible business, investment strategies, behavioural economics, time management, and the use and misuse of data and evidence. Alex has a unique combination of deep academic rigour and practical business […]

Nicholas Stern

A former chief economic advisor to the UK government and chief economist of the World Bank, Lord Nicholas Stern made headlines around the world following the publication of the ‘Stern Review’. As a keynote speaker, Nicholas discusses the economic impact of climate change, economic development, growth and empowerment, public policy and the role of the […]

Adam Greenfield

Adam Greenfield is a world-renowned urbanist, leading “smart cities” sceptic, and passionate advocate for the human-centred design of technological systems. He is one of the world’s foremost thinkers on urban environments.  Adam has spoken about his ideas on how big technological shifts affect us psychologically and societally. As a keynote speaker, Adam provides discussion provoking […]

Andreas Weigend

Andreas S. Weigend is one of the world’s leading innovators, an expert in social and mobile technologies, consumer behaviour and digital marketing. He directs the Social Data Lab, teaches at Stanford University and UC Berkeley and his research centres on how ongoing social data revolution impacts consumers, companies, and society. Andreas is an engaging and […]

Shivvy Jervis

shivvy

What are the seven most unusual jobs of the future? What’s in store for workplace and educational learning, and why is ‘augmented commerce’ the next wave for online retail? Which discoveries about our brains could help us ward off toxic stress or even guide how we earn and learn? These are merely few of scores […]

Chris Hughes

Chris Hughes

Chris Hughes is a highly successful entrepreneur best known for co-founding Facebook. Having been involved in a number of different startups, entrepreneurial ventures, and directorial positions, Chris is a fantastic speaker for corporate audiences wanting to gain a greater insight into risk and reward, breaking the business mold and innovation in technology. As a young […]

Johan Eriksson

Johan Eriksson

Johan Eriksson is a leader with broad experience from different industries and organizations. Today he is part of Google’s management team for Northern Europe, and is engaged in multiple start-ups and talks about leadership, innovation and digitalization. Johan is a speaker that inspires and moves you with a humor fueled by brutal honesty in saying […]

Luc Julia

Human-machine interaction specialist, Luc Julia, is credited as one of the masterminds behind Apple’s SIRI, a virtual assistant that revolutionised mobile innovation. As an innovation speaker, Luc has the industry experience and technological insight to captivate audiences all over the world. With over two decades of industry experience, Luc comprised a novel titled Artificial Intelligence […]

Mo Gawdat

Mo Gawdat

Mo Gawdat is the former Chief Business Officer of Google[X]. A systems engineer and serial entrepreneur, Mo’s engineering career began at IBM Egypt. He moved from engineering to sales in the government sector. From there, Mo accepted a position at Microsoft where he assumed various roles including communications across emerging markets worldwide. He joined Google […]

Nadja Swarovski

Nadja Swarovski is an Executive Board member of Swarovski Crystal Business and Chairperson of the Swarovski Foundation. Nadja studied Art History and Foriegn Languages at Southern Methodist University in Texas before going to study at Sotheby’s Institute of Art and the Gemological Institute of America in New York. She then started her career at the […]

Alain Robert

Alain Robert is the world’s leading free climber and is known all over the as the ‘French Spiderman’ and the ‘Urban Climber’. He is internationally renowned for having ascended over 100 skyscrapers without ropes. Sector, (a sponsor specialising in extreme sports, adventure), offered to make a documentary of his climbing and suggested that he climb […]

Nick Earle

Nick Earle is a sales operation and change management leader with over 30 years of experience spanning large corporations and start-ups in the global IT and transportation sectors. He has co-authored two books; Mesh Collaboration: Creating New Business Value in the Network of Everything and From Dot.com to Dot.profit. Nick is currently Chairman and CEO […]

Ted Souder

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Ted Souder is the Head of Industry, Retail at Google, where he has worked for more than a decade. He oversees a team that is tasked with helping some of the world’s largest retailers leverage digital platforms in order to meet the demands of today’s consumer. Prior to his current role, Ted had other sales […]

David Hanson

Sophia the Robot and David Hanson

David Hanson develops robots that are widely regarded as the world’s most human-like in appearance, in a lifelong quest to create true living, caring machines. To accomplish these goals, Hanson integrates figurative arts with cognitive science and robotics engineering, inventions novel skin materials, facial expression mechanisms, and collaborative developments in AI, within humanoid artworks like […]

Serena Williams

Serena Williams

Serena Williams sits at the top of the tennis world; she’s won 23 career Grand Slams, which is the most Grand Slam singles titles in history. Her remarkable tennis achievements combined with her off-court success in film, television, fashion and philanthropy makes her one of the most recognisable global icons in the world. In the […]

John Thackara

John Thackara

John Thackara is a writer, advisor and event producer. He curated the celebrated Doors of Perception conference for 20 years, first in Amsterdam, later across India, and was commissioner of the UK social innovation biennial Dott 07 and the French design biennial City Eco Lab. With a focus on social, ecological and relational design, John […]

Daniel Sieberg

Daniel Sieberg

Daniel Sieberg is VP, Technology & Innovation Thought Leadership for Huawei and as a founder and strategic advisor Daniel has focused on developing technologies like AI, AR, blockchain, news aggregation and social media. He continues to serve as an advisor to Good Trust, building the future of how to manage your digital afterlife. Daniel was […]

Nathalie Nahai

Nathalie Nahai

Nathalie Nahai is one of the foremost experts in web psychology. With a background in psychology, web design and digital strategy, she coined the term ‘web psychology’, defining it as ‘the empirical study of how our online environments influence our attitudes and behaviours’. Nathalie is the founder of the Institute of Web Psychology, which helps […]

Michele Myauo

Michele Myauo

Michele Myauo, Ph.D. is a cybersecurity and IT executive, author, speaker and professor. She holds a doctorate in system engineering and is a director of cybersecurity & secure infrastructure services delivery for the global secure infrastructure practice at Microsoft. Michele has over 17 years’ experience leading cybersecurity, systems engineering, and IT services business execution across […]

Pranav Mistry

Pranav Mistry

Pranav Mistry is the inventor of SixthSense, a wearable device that enables new interactions between the real world and the world of data. He is passionate about integrating the digital informational experience with our real-world interactions. The genius behind the Sixth Sense technology, Pranav Mistry is a recognised inventor. The success he has achieved by […]

Colin Maclachlan

Colin Maclachlan

Colin MacLachlan is a former SAS soldier. He has more than 25 years of security and risk related experience. Colin is best known for appearing in Channel 4’s SAS: Who Dares Wins and Channel 5’s Secrets of the SAS. Colin left the SAS shortly after doing an exchange programme with both Delta Force and Seal […]

Joanna Lumley

Joanna Lumley OBE

Joanna Lumley OBE is an English actress, best known for her role as the eternally-inebriated, fashion-obsessed Patsy in the award-winning Absolutely Fabulous which brought her renewed fame, with the series going on to prove itself one of the classic British sitcoms. She is a passionate campaigner for the Gurkhas. Born in Kashmir, India, Joanna Lumley’s […]

Annie Lennox

Annie Lennox OBE

Annie Lennox OBE is one of the world’s most renowned singer songwriters, formerly with the Eurythmics. She is celebrated as an innovator, an icon and a symbol of enduring excellence. Annie’s music career is peerless with over 80 million record sales to date. In 2007 Annie released her album, Songs of Mass Destruction to critical […]

Joshua Klein

Joshua Klein

Joshua Klein is a fervent hacker who will hack anything that moves. His latest project, though charmingly low-tech, has amazing implications for the human-animal interface. Right now, he is working at Frog Design as a Principal Technologist, while developing mobile/social applications, health care-related systems and other tools that improve people’s lives. Joshua Klein has practised, […]

Guy Kawasaki

Guy Kawasaki

Guy Kawasaki was the chief evangelist of Apple and a trustee of the Wikimedia Foundation. Guy is the chief evangelist of Canva, an online graphic design tool. He is a brand ambassador for Mercedes-Benz and an executive fellow of the Haas School of Business (UC Berkeley). Guy has a B.A. from Stanford University and an […]

John Kao

Dr. John Kao

Dr. John Kao, dubbed “Mr. Creativity” and “a serial innovator” by The Economist, is a leading authority on innovation, business creativity, organizational transformation and emerging technologies. John is passionate about how leaders learn to innovate, and he has taught extensively in both public and private sectors. As a professor at Harvard Business School from 1982-96, […]

Steve Howard

Steve Howard

Steve Howard is a leading sustainable business professional and is a recognised authority on sustainability and climate change. Steve was Chief Sustainability Officer at IKEA Group and served on IKEA’s Executive Group Management from 2011-2017. In 2015, Steve co-founded We Mean Business, a leading climate change coalition of organisations which helped support the Paris Agreement […]

Anil Gupta

Dr. Anil Gupta Ph.D.

Dr. Anil K. Gupta is widely recognised as one of the world’s leading experts on strategy, globalisation and emerging markets. He is the Michael Dingman Chair in Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland. He is also a Visiting Professor of Strategy at INSEAD and chief advisor to the China India Institute. He was […]

Susan Greenfield

Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE

Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE, is a British scientist specialising in the physiology of the brain, Susan researches the impact of 21st century technologies on the mind, how the brain generates consciousness and novel approaches to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. Baroness Greenfield took a DPhil in the Oxford University Department of Pharmacology and […]

Adrian Gilpin

Adrian Gilpin is the founder and driving force behind the Institute of Human Development. Adrian’s work in the field of leadership development and peak performance coaching is rapidly becoming recognised by business leaders as cutting-edge. Adrian Gilpin is a highly-regarded speaker and human behaviour specialist, he has positively impacted a number of businesses. With an […]

David Coulthard

David Coulthard

David Coulthard enjoyed a long and spectacular career as a Formula One driver during which he drove for three of the most successful teams in the history of the sport: Williams, McLaren and Red Bull Racing. He is also a successful entrepreneur and ambassador to several high profile global businesses. When he stopped racing in […]

Tim Cole

Tim Cole

Tim Cole is an experienced publicist, author and TV moderator in the field of eBusiness and IT security. As editor of the business magazine Net Investor he has a proven track record for journalistic objectivity, as well as the ability to critically evaluate the impact of technology on business processes and markets. He is also […]

Magda Chelly

Magda Chelly

Magda has a strong experience in cyber security as well as international and business co-operations. Throughout her career, she has been working with governments and corporations to advise on how they react to the increasing international cyber threats. Magda also chairs the British Chamber ICT committee and was interacting with the British Trade commission and […]

Erik Brynjolfsson

Prof. Erik Brynjolfsson

Erik Brynjolfsson is the Schussel Family Professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, Director of the MIT Center for Digital Business, Chair of the MIT Sloan Management Review, and the Editor of the Information Systems Network. Erik Brynjolfsson earned his A.B., Magna cum laude, and S.M. in Applied Mathematics and Decision Sciences at Harvard […]

Chris Brauer

Dr Chris Brauer

Dr Chris Brauer is Director of IMS at Goldsmiths, University of London and a world leading researcher and public academic in the intersections of human behaviour and emerging technologies. His projects have been featured in over 400 media outlets worldwide including the Financial Times, BBC, CNN and Wall Street Journal. Chris revels in the intersections […]

Karren Brady

Baroness Brady of Knightsbridge CBE

Baroness Brady is also a Senior Non-Executive Director of Syco and Arcadia Boards and Small Business Ambassador for the Conservative Party. Additionally she is Chairman of Mentore, a business to help accelerate development of female talent in their organisations to increase diversity at board levels in companies across the UK. Karren was the youngest Managing […]

Ed Stafford

Ed Stafford

Ed Stafford became the first person to walk the entire length of the Amazon River. His adventure has been described as one of the most dangerous and difficult expeditions ever undertaken encountering venomous snakes, severe floods, electric eels, jaguars and hostile local tribes. After leaving the military in 2002 he led expeditions in Belize and […]

Kirk Vallis

Kirk Vallis

Kirk Vallis is Google’s Head of Creativity Development. He helps Googlers across the world to understand what it is about the approach, but vitally, the behaviours, that teams and individuals exhibit that time and again result in an awesome piece of innovation, a fresh way to solve a problem, or simply positive change. Kirk also […]

Lewis Gordon Pugh

Lewis Gordon Pugh

Lewis Gordon Pugh is an ocean advocate, pioneer swimmer and explorer who has put his hard-learned lessons into the context of a corporate environment. He shares the visualisation that enabled him to undertake the first swim across the sub-zero waters of the North Pole. Lewis has received a number of awards including France and South […]

Kenton Cool

Kenton Cool

With 11 Everest Summits under his belt amongst other incredible feats of human achievement, Kenton Cool is Britain’s most successful Everest mountaineer. He is the second most successful Western Mountaineer of all times on Everest and claimed an historic three peaks record for Britain in Everest’s 60th anniversary year. As a high altitude leader, Kenton […]

Marc Randolph

Marc Randolph

Marc Randolph is a veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur, advisor and investor. He was co-founder of the online movie and television streaming service Netflix. Recently, Marc co-founded Looker Data Sciences and currently serves as an advisor, CEO, coach and/or board member to numerous other start-ups. At Netflix, Marc served as their founding CEO, as the executive […]

Lars Silberbauer Andersen

Lars Silberbauer Andersen

Lars built Lego’s social media engagement from scratch and led a global team of social media & search marketers that drove real time engagement with consumers worldwide. In 2014 he also launched LEGO® TV in 40 markets. LEGO® TV is a native mobile experience for kids, where they can experience high quality animated LEGO content. […]

Lindsay Herbert

Lindsay Herbert

Lindsay Herbert is the author of Digital Transformation, a Bloomsbury business book that has received international praise for its practical framework on how to drive major change through innovation at enterprise scale. Lindsay is also an IBM Inventor and the Chief Innovation Officer for IBM Garage GBS where she advised the leaders of major companies […]

Rodney Brooks

Rodney Brooks

Rodney Brooks, the former director of MIT’s Computer Science and AI LAB, came to fame when he successfully founded iRobot. He has now cofounded Robust.AI, a robotics start-up which aims to build the world’s first industrial-grade cognitive platform for robots. Rodney received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Stanford. In 1984 he joined MIT and […]

Stephen Attenborough

Stephen Attenborough

Stephen Attenborough is at the forefront of space tourism. He is the Commercial Director for Virgin Galactic, a company wholly owned by Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group which is on track to become the world’s first passenger carrying commercial spaceline. He also is responsible for workstreams that are investigating the non tourism applications for the […]

Dr. Ram Charan

Ram Charan

Ram Charan is a world-renowned business advisor, author and speaker who has spent the past 35 years working with many top companies, CEOs, and boards of our time. He is known for cutting through the complexity of running a business in today’s fast changing environment to uncover the core business problem. “The most influential consultant […]

Niall Ferguson

Niall Ferguson

Professor Niall Ferguson is one of our most influential commentators on Geopolitics and the Global Economy. Niall is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and a Senior Fellow of the Center for European Studies, Harvard, where he served for twelve years as the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History. Niall […]

Joseph Stiglitz

Joseph Stiglitz

Prof. Joseph Stiglitz is a leading economic educator and the former Chair of The Commission of Experts of the President of the UN General Assembly on Reforms of the International Monetary and Financial System. In 2009 Thinkers 50, the global ranking of management gurus, placed him among the list of most influential thinkers. A pioneer […]

Dambisa Moyo

Dambisa Moyo

Dr. Dambisa Moyo is a pre-eminent thinker, who influences key decision-makers in strategic investment and public policy. She is respected for her unique perspectives, her balance of contrarian thinking with measured judgment, and her ability to turn economic insight into investible ideas. Dambisa has earned a strong reputation as a top-tier opinion former and trusted […]

Mariana Mazzucato

Mariana Mazzucato

Mariana has become a crucial voice in the field of left-wing academic thought and is listed in the 50 Most Influential People of 2020 by GQ Magazine. In 2019, she was named as one of the ‘3 most important thinkers about innovation’ by the New Republic, and was on The Bloomberg 50 list of ‘Ones […]

Julia Shaw

Julia Shaw

Julia is an expert in the areas of memory, criminal psychology, AI and diversity in the workplace. She is committed to building more respectful and inclusive working environments. She is also an expert on legal cases, particularly those with historical allegations. Her expertise is in false memories and how law enforcement can use “tactics that […]

Bruce Schneier

Bruce Schneier

Bruce Schneier is an internationally renowned security technologist, called a “security guru” by The Economist. His influential newsletter “Crypto-Gram” and his blog “Schneier on Security” are read by over 250,000 people. He is a frequent guest on television and radio and has served on several government committees. Bruce explains, debunks, and draws lessons from security […]

John Sawers

Sir John Sawers

Sir John Sawers has 36 years’ experience in diplomacy and intelligence, culminating in five years as chief of the British Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) from 2009 to 2014. During his tenure, he modernised the Service and led it through major changes in operations, technology, and public accountability. In that role, he took part in the […]

Martin Roll

Martin Roll

Martin Roll delivers the combined value of an experienced global business strategist, senior advisor and facilitator to Fortune 100 companies, Asian firms and family-owned businesses on how to build and manage strong, global brands as well as the leadership and transformation of high-performing, marketing-oriented businesses. Martin Roll is the founder and CEO of Martin Roll […]

Bertrand Piccard

Bertrand Piccard

Bertrand Piccard is a well-known explorer and holder of two world records: flying round-the-world in a balloon and piloting the first ever solar plane, capable of flying perpetually without fuel. He was also the visionary and driving force behind the Solar Impulse Project which created this solar plane. It is in Bertrand’s DNA to go […]

Olivier Oullier

Olivier Oullier

Prof. Oullier’s research focuses on decision neuroscience applied to consumer and patient engagement and behaviour change. Olivier currently writes a column on neurotechnologies “This is your brain on business” in Fortune Magazine. Olivier designs, implements and evaluates evidence-informed multi-scale behavior and system change strategies for public and private organizations. He has developed a proprietary methodology […]

Dr. Parag Khanna

Parag Khanna

Parag Khanna is a leading Global Strategy Advisor, world traveler, and Best-Selling Author. He is Founder and Managing Partner of FutureMap, a data and scenario based strategic advisory firm. Parag has been an adviser to the US National Intelligence Council’s Global Trends 2030 program. Dr. Khanna holds a PhD in international relations from the London […]

Bindi Karia

Bindi Karia

Bindi Karia is passionate about all things start-up in Europe and connecting the dots between Investors, Founders, Corporates and Government. She is the founder of a Boutique Advisory Firm, bindi ventures, focused on advising and connecting across four core Innovation pillars for commercial success. Bindi is deeply embedded in the European startup scene and tech […]

Noreena Hertz

Noreena Hertz

Noreena Hertz is a renowned thought leader and economist with an impressive track record in predicting global trends. In 2017 Noreena launched her own show MegaHertz:London Calling on Sirius XM in the US, providing insights and analysis on what is happening in Europe and also a European take on what is happening in the US. […]

Barry Gibbons

Barry Gibbons

Barry’s aim is to show audiences how to stay ahead in fast changing and unpredictable markets by keeping yourself, your products and your company fresh. With his Anglo-Irish charm he shows how to lead (not manage), and how to energize people who work for you, with you and above you. Above all, he offers ideas […]

Jochen Zeitz

Jochen Zeitz

Jochen Zeitz believes that if each of us were to find new ways to translate our passions into meaningful connections and make a contribution, whether small or large, towards achieving not only personal but larger social and environmental goals, then the world can undoubtedly change for the better. He strives to help his audiences listen […]

Keren Elazari

Keren Elazari

Keren Elazari is an internationally celebrated researcher, author and speaker on all matters related to cybersecurity and hacker culture. Her research and writing about security has been featured in Scientific American, WIRED and CNN. Keren holds a CISSP certification and Masters in Security Studies from the prestigious Security & Technology workshop at Tel Aviv University […]

Dr. Hannah Fry

Dr. Hannah Fry

Hannah’s mathematical expertise has led to the development of several BBC documentaries including Climate Change By Numbers, Calculating Ada: The Countess of Computing (BBC4) and Horizon: How to Find Love Online (BBC2), City in the Sky (BBC2) and The Joy of Data (BBC4). Hannah regularly appears on radio in the UK including on her long […]

Jane Frankland

Jane-Frankland

Jane is an award-winning entrepreneur, best-selling author and international speaker. Jane has over twenty years’ worth of experience in cyber security, has built and sold her own global penetration testing firm and held executive positions at renowned consultancies. Over the years she has launched, created and been actively involved in numerous accreditation organisations, forums and […]

Lisa Forte

Lisa Forte

Lisa Forte is an expert in the human side of cyber security and social engineering. In 2018 she won the “Top 100 Women In Tech” Awards recognising her achievements and contributions to the cyber security industry. Lisa began her career in counter-terrorism intelligence for a UK Government agency before moving into one of the UK […]

Michael Foale

michael foale

Michael Foale a British-American astrophysicist and former NASA astronaut, has one of the most impressive careers in the space and technology industry. He is passionate about space travel and exploring the possibilities of getting more and more people into space. During his 26 exciting years in NASA’s astronaut corps, Michael built up some impressive figures, […]

Roger Flynn

Roger Flynn

Roger Flynn is a recognised CEO and leader in transformation change having driven change in global organisations including Virgin, British Airways, Prudential and the BBC. He is now Chairman and investor in several media, travel and technology businesses. Roger has a wealth of experience as a driver of transformational change and investor in disruptive businesses. […]

Kevin Eyres

Kevin Eyres

In his presentations, Kevin extols the virtues of working together to achieve big goals. Well versed in multi-cultural companies doing business throughout Europe and Asia, his speech themes include Innovation and Growth, Leadership of Innovation and Hyper-growth and Transformation in the digital age. Kevin Eyres is the former Managing Director of Linkedin Europe and Talent […]

Alain de Botton

Acclaimed philosopher, Alain de Botton masterfully combines philosophy with pragmatism. He offers a kinder, gentler philosophy of success, giving us a great lesson on how to relate to ourselves, and how to relax counter-productive emotions. Alain makes a convincing case how to find true pleasure in our work and skilfully raises the big questions we […]

Peter Diamandis

Peter focuses on the importance of innovation and he looks to the future in explaining how exponentially advancing technologies will transform our companies, our industries, our governments and our lives over the next 5 to 10 years. Dr. Peter H. Diamandis is an international pioneer in the fields of innovation, incentive competitions and commercial space. […]

Marga Hoek

Marga Hoek

Ms. Hoek is an authoritative and inspirational speaker and author of the award-winning bestseller book ‘New Economy Business’, the book that has gotten international appreciation for the clear vision on a sustainable, circular economy and the new role of business. She published numerous articles in magazines such as The Huffington Post, Executive Finance and is […]

Caspar Craven

Caspar Craven

In 30 plus years experience of building and leading teams to achieve big, bold goals, Caspar has experienced many different businesses and environments. Importantly, he has consistently found that the most successful leaders and teams are the ones who recognise that we are all building two teams – a team at work AND a team […]

Lital Marom

Lital-Marom

Lital Marom is a serial entrepreneur, corporate innovation driver, frequent keynote speaker and seasoned lecturer. She led the global strategy and sales of multibillion-dollar corporations. Now she brings her experience and on-going immersive research to executive teams. Lital provides practical and well researched strategies to business leaders which will transform and future-proof their business. She […]

Allister Frost

Allister Frost Keynote Speaker 1

Allister Frost is the founder of Wild Orange Media where he helps businesses adapt to our rapidly changing world. He is a specialist in emerging and future online marketing techniques and works across many industries helping marketers stay abreast of technological advances to develop future-ready capabilities. A leading global expert on the future of marketing. […]

Jane Young

Jane-Young

Jane has a fresh and powerful vision of the future of communications. She helps her audience see past the jargon, hype and worms’ eye view of social media tools, to a bigger picture of how to drive growth in the 21st century; looking at how we can solve age-old business problems using new knowledge and […]

Lucy Adams

Lucy-Adams

Lucy’s experiences of delivering difficult change in complex and challenging environments have given her a unique insight into how individuals and teams cope with the pressures of doing business. Using her personal experiences and the latest research she helps business leaders explore how resilient they are, how they can better anticipate and manage the risks […]

Yuval Harari

Prof. Harari is one of the most widely-read and cited historical authors of today. His ideas have profoundly influenced the teaching and writing of anthropology around the world. Prof. Harari received his Ph.D. from the University of Oxford in 2002, and is now a lecturer at the Department of History, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. […]

Kate Sweetman

Kate Sweetman

A high energy, well-practiced, interactive, and credibly – researched answer to the key leadership question, brought alive by real-life stories, interactive exercises, compelling videos – all delivered at high energy with a quick wit. Kate’s examples range around the world based on her own experience consulting in 25 countries, and can draw upon animating stories […]

Duncan Wardle

Duncan Wardle

With an infectious energy and playful collaboration, Duncan pushes executives and their teams to overcome pre-conceived ideas, act more audaciously and dare to dream up the exciting new things consumers are looking for. Duncan shares a series of case studies from his time at Disney and immerses the audience in a unique set of tools […]

Anders Fogh Rasmussen

Anders Fogh Rasmussen profile

Anders Fogh Rasmussen has been at the centre of global and European politics; as the former Prime Minister of Denmark, Danish Minister of Economic Affairs and NATO Secretary General. Anders now runs, Rasmussen Global, and is non-staff adviser to Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko. Since 2019 Anders is Strategic Advisor at Concordium, the world’s first identity-validating, […]

Aric Dromi

Aric Dromi

Aric Dromi is a keynote speaker, futurologist, digital philosopher and professional troublemaker. He looks into a new way of thinking about how things work. He helps advance philosophical research and related fields through innovation and technology.  He looks at emerging trends and helps identify the strategic implications of those trends.  Aric sees an essential part […]

Martin à Porta

Martin à Porta profiilikuva

Martin à Porta has led the Finnish Engineering Consultancy Icon Pöyry after seven years of crisis back to where it belonged – it was the transformation to an outstanding company with highly engaged experts serving customers and innovating for the future. “Try Intrapreneurship: It is far more powerful if the company is “led” by 5500 […]

Annastiina Hintsa

Annastiina Hintsa profiilikuva

Annastiina Hintsa has closely observed during her career – and also personally experienced – the challenges relating to sustainable performance in an uncertain, high pressure, fast paced global context. Working in top management consulting and experiencing burnout, Annastiina was faced with profound questions of balance and meaning. She found answers in a transformation that involved […]

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam profiilikuva

Dr Mark van Rijmenam is the author of three best-selling management books on big data, blockchain and AI. His latest book – The Organisation of Tomorrow – details how AI, blockchain and analytics turn your business into a data organization. Mark van Rijmenam is the founder of Datafloq.com, a leading content platform on emerging technologies. […]

Gabriela Mueller Mendoza

Gabriela Mueller Mendoza Profiili

Gabriela Mueller Mendoza is an energetic and engaging coach trainer and professional speaker. Gabriela helps people like you, get more of what you want as a professional, more often and with less hassle. I’m committed to making a difference toward a better world. As an executive communications coach, speaker, mother, entrepreneur and v-blogger, I work […]

Galith (Sarah) Nadbornik

Galith (Sarah) Nadbornik Profiili

“As a company undergoes transformation, it is often tempting to jump straight from ideas to technology. I know how much easier it is to talk about getting a new sales gadget than it is to talk about re-evaluating the global sales process to accommodate the new business models shaping our industry. Still, we will have […]

Robin Sharma

Robin Sharma Profile

Robin Sharma is one of the world’s premier speakers on Leadership and Personal Mastery. For nearly 20 years, many of the most well-known organizations on the planet, have chosen Robin Sharma for their most important events, when nothing less than a world-class speaker will do. “To help people and organizations around the world Lead Without […]

Duncan Bannatyne

Duncan Bannatyne Profile

Duncan Bannatyne is one of Britain’s most recognizable entrepreneurs, as well as being a philanthropist. Duncan is most famous for his appearances as a business angel on the BBC program Dragons’ Den. “Know your numbers, know your percentages” Duncan’s business career began with an ice cream van bought for £450; he soon expanded by buying […]

Susan Annunzio

Susan Annunzio profile

Susan Annunzio is the President and CEO of The Center for High Performance (CfHP). She is a key figure in providing corporate strategy advice to organizations going through a large-scale transition. A former professor at the Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago, she also has a background in consulting. “Expert on Shaping […]

Tony Anderson

Tony Anderson Profile

Tony Anderson is an expert in Brand Building and Customer Service. After rising through the marketing ranks at British Airways and Thomas Cook he was appointed as the first sales and marketing director of EasyJet. He helped launch the company that became an internet pioneer and major force in European aviation. “Author of easyLand the […]

Jamie Anderson

Jamie Anderson Profile

Jamie Anderson, a professor,  has been named as a “management guru” in the Financial Times, and as one of the world’s top 25 management thinkers by the journal Business Strategy Review. Another industry magazine recently included Jamie as one of the ‘top 40 under 40’ most influential young business minds worldwide. “Jamie’s wit and humour […]

Sean Pillot de Chenecey

Sean Pillot

Sean Pillot de Chenecey is an inspiring speaker and author of two dynamic books: the first focuses on trust, privacy, and corporate ethics, the second on leading-edge trends and innovation across a wide range of sectors. “Good Business is…Good Business” -Sean Pillot de Chenecey He has given speeches at marketing conferences and cultural events in […]

Karen Moloney

Karen Moloney Profile

Conscious of the growing interest from Human Resources in measuring competence at work, Karen Moloney is Founder and Director of Moloney Minds, a company she set up in order to concentrate on thinking, writing, speaking, and working with a smaller group of select clients worldwide. “As a young woman, growing a successful business from nothing […]

Hamish McRae

Hamish McRae Profile

Hamish McRae is one of the country’s most respected financial journalists and commentators on future trends in economics, business and society.  Author of the acclaimed bestseller “The World in 2020”, Hamish is Associate Editor of The Independent Newspaper, Principal Commentator for the Independent Online and Columnist for the Evening Standard. “A proven visionary of the […]

Costas Markides

Costas Markides profile

Costas Markides holds the Robert P. Bauman Chair of Strategic Leadership at the London Business School. In recent years, Costas has turned his attention to how management ideas can be used to address social issues. In 2011, 2009 and 2007 Thinkers50 placed him among the list of most influential thinkers. “Costas Markides is an expert […]

Judith Leary-Joyce

Judith Leary Joyce Profile

Judith Leary-Joyce is an authority in the area of Personal Development, Confidence Building, Talent Development, Inspirational Manager, and Employer of Choice, she uses both her speaking and facilitation skills to deliver an engaging and uplifting presentation. “Judith is exceptional and outstanding. It is wonderful to see the magic at work” -DB Schenker Prior to founding […]

Julia Langkraehr

Julia Langkraehr Profile

Julia Langkraehr built three multi-million pound retail businesses in three European countries and is now a strategic coach. In 2014 she founded Bold Clarity which provides facilitation, coaching and training to entrepreneurs, CEOs, their leadership teams and peer groups. “A respected business and retail entrepreneur” Julia Langkraehr moved to London in 1999 to develop new […]

Markus Kramer

Markus Kramer Profile

Markus Kramer is an Honorary Senior Visiting Fellow at the Faculty of Management Science, Cass Business School, London and specializes in helping brands and businesses grow stronger. He advises Boards, Executives, and Operational Teams as well as Private Equity and Growth Funds on all aspects of strategic positioning, growth through active brand management, marketing, communication, […]

Ritu G. Mehrish

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Ritu Mehrish is a woman on a mission to humanize leadership. She provides a refreshing and unique angle in presenting the human side of leadership by talking about the challenges, dilemmas, and setbacks of leaders in their leadership journey. Ritu believes leaders don’t have to be superheroes, and they don’t have to try to be […]

Kevin Gaskell

Kevin Gaskell Profiili

Kevin Gaskell always planned to be a Civil Engineer. After graduating in Structural Engineering and winning the ‘Institution of Civil Engineers Prize’ at the University of Bradford he accepted a scholarship to study for an MBA. Following his MBA he enjoyed some years as a construction engineer working on projects including the Birmingham NEC, M54 […]

Jonas Ridderstråle

Jonas Ridderstråle profile

Dr. Jonas Ridderstråle is one of the world’s most influential and respected business thinkers and speakers. Since bursting onto the international scene with the bestselling book ‘Funky Business’ in 2000, Jonas has remained at the forefront of the new generation of management thinkers. “He is a presenter with a difference who makes a difference” Dr. […]

Göran Persson

Goran Persson Profile

Göran Persson is the former Prime Minister of Sweden. He was leader of the Swedish Social Democratic Party, stepping down after the 2006 General Election. Since leaving the political realm, Persson holds the position of Chairman of Sveaskog, a leading Swedish forestry business. “Leading Expert on the Swedish Financial Model” Göran Persson is more widely […]

Fons Trompenaars

Fons Trompenaars profile

Fons Trompenaars is the Founder and Director of Trompenaars Hampden-Turner, an intercultural management firm. Known world-wide for his work on the subject of culture and business transformation, he helps Fortune 500 companies solve their business and cultural dilemmas and increase global effectiveness and performance. “An acclaimed world-class management guru and author on culture for business […]

Hamish Taylor

Hamish Taylor profile

Hamish Taylor is an authority and now an advisor on Leadership, Innovation, and Branding. He has an award-winning record of driving innovation and change in a number of high-profile businesses where he held senior positions including Procter & Gamble, Eurostar, and British Airways. “If you want a breakthrough, look outside your current environment!” He began […]

Rory Sutherland

Rory Sutherland Profile

Rory Sutherland is the Vice Chairman of Ogilvy, which has allowed him to co-found a behavioural science practice within the agency. He works with a consulting practice of psychology graduates who look for ‘unseen opportunities’ in consumer behaviour which can have enormous effects on the decisions people make. “Challenging conventional thinking in modern business” Before […]

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Anders Sorman-Nilsson profile

Anders Sorman-Nilsson has helped executives and leaders prepare and strategise for foreseeable and unpredictable futures. He is the founder and creative director of the Sydney and Stockholm based strategy think tank Thinque that helps leaders convert disruptive questions into proactive, future strategies. “Anders takes us on a personal journey exploring the big questions on how […]

Shaun Smith

Shaun Smith profile

Shaun Smith has been a catalyst in expanding management focus from the tactical issues of customer service to the wider of customer experience. Shaun now runs his own customer experience consultancy, Smith+co, which is firmly rooted in the ‘keep it simple’ ethos.  Over the last 25 years, Shaun has built up a wealth of practical […]

Gavin Ingham

Gavin Ingham Profiili

Gavin Ingham is a leading global business speaker. His passion is to help people to “Be More”, “Do More” & “Have More” in their businesses and their lives. He is an expert in knowing what makes high performance teams and individuals tick. Gavin has reached a worldwide audience through his online blogs, videos and articles. […]

Gareth Jones

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Prof Gareth Jones is a renowned thought leader, ‘Thinker 50’ and business adviser. He focusses on organisations where creativity is a source of competitive strength. The Visiting Professor at Instituto de Empresa in Madrid and INSEAD, Fontainebleau, he is also a Fellow of the Centre for Management Development at London Business School. “Expert on Corporate […]

Alex Hunter

Alex Hunter profile

Alex Hunter is a company incubator, angel investor, and branding expert. He is also a noted public speaker, appearing at events all over the world such as ad:tech, Future of Web Apps, Thinking Digital, Marketing 2.0, iStrategy, Tech4Africa, MARKA and Internet World. “One of the most sophisticated professionals in today’s Online and Social Media Landscape” […]

Bjørn Lomborg

Bjorn Lomborg

Bjorn Lomborg is President of the Copenhagen Consensus Center, a think-tank that researches the smartest ways to do good. For this work, he was named one of TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world. He is also a visiting Professor at Copenhagen Business School. “Get the facts straight” In 2011 and 2012, Bjorn […]

Magnus Lindkvist

Magnus Lindkvist

Magnus Lindkvist is a futurologist who weaves together the most important and exciting current trends to forecast what life, society and business might look like in the future. His talks are a multimedia-infused boost of intellectual inspiration about topics ranging from trendspotting and innovation to the business world of tomorrow. “Where the day takes you, […]

Randi Zuckerberg

Randi Zuckerberg

Randi Zuckerberg is an entrepreneur, investor, bestselling author and tech media personality.  She is the founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media, developing technology, content and live events all with the mission of putting intelligent, tech-savvy, entrepreneurial women and girls at the centre of pop culture and media. “Emmy Award nomination for her innovative blend of […]

Alastair Humphreys

Alastair Humphreys

Alastair Humphreys has been on expeditions all around the world, travelling through over 80 countries by bicycle, boat and on foot. As well as the major adventures, Alastair’s award-winning concept of microadventures – short, adventurous journeys close to home – encourage people to take practical steps to challenge themselves. “Everyone should Microadventure!” Sir Richard Branson […]

Damon Hill

Damon Hill

Damon Hill, a British former racing driver, he was the 1996 Formula One World Champion. He is the son of the late double Formula One world champion Graham Hill. Damon now works tirelessly for the British Racing Drivers’ Club and is endeavouring to retain the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. “A living F1 legend” Damon […]

William Higham

William Higham

William Higham is one of the world’s leading futurists and strategy experts. He helps organizations to understand how tomorrow’s Smart Consumers will think, feel and behave and how they can benefit from this in their business. His expertise comes from 20 years’ consumer experience for companies such as Sony, Virgin and Universal. “Today’s customer is […]

David Hempleman- Adams O.B.E.

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David Hempleman-Adams is the first person in history to reach the Geographic and Magnetic North and South Poles as well as climb the highest peaks in all seven continents; the Adventurers’ Grand Slam. To date he has done 31 major expeditions around the world. “David’s accomplishments are great and many” On leaving school David Hempleman-Adams […]

David Gram

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David Gram has worked with radical innovation and lean start-up methods in small businesses and large global corporations for the last 15 years – e.g. as Head of Innovation at Scandinavian Airlines, as Senior Innovation Director in LEGO’s Future Lab, and recently as Venture Partner in LEGO Ventures. Using design thinking and agile development, David […]

Gustaf Josefsson Tadaa

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Gustaf Josefsson Tadaa develops and supports leaders in building self-managing organizations, and has 20 years of experience building companies and communities. He is one of Sweden’s most frequently hired futurist speakers. As a speaker, he addresses how rapid technological evolution impacts society, organizations and individuals, bridging the philosophical and practical aspects of participating in the […]

Vijay Govindarajan

Vijay Govindarajan profile

Vijay Govindarajan is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading experts on strategy and innovation. Vijay, a The New York Times and Wall Street Journal, Best Selling author, is the Coxe Distinguished Professor at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business and the Marvin Bower Fellow at Harvard Business School. “Vijay has been identified as […]

Marshall Goldsmith

Marshall Goldsmith

Dr. Marshall Goldsmith is a world authority in helping successful leaders achieve positive, lasting change in behaviour for themselves and their teams. He is a Fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources – America’s top HR honour. He is co-founder of Marshall Goldsmith Partners, a network of top-level executive coaches and he served as […]

Jacqueline Gold

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Jacqueline Gold is Chief Executive of Ann Summers and Knickerbox and is one of Britain’s most successful businesswomen and an entrepreneur who is an inspiration to thousands of women. Jacqueline is the charismatic boss of one of Britain’s most extraordinary business families. With a gross annual sales turnover at over £150 million, Ann Summers ranks […]

Rob Goffee

rob goffee

Rob Goffee is Professor of Organisational Behaviour at the London Business School, where he teaches on the world renowned Senior Executive Programme. An internationally respected teacher and facilitator, Rob is also the Faculty Director for Executive Education at London Business School.  He has taught executives from some of the world’s leading companies, including Unilever, Nestlé […]

Dave Dee

Dave Dee

Dee Dave Dee was a struggling mentalist (mind reader and magician). Then he discovered the power of sales and marketing and his business skyrocketed from 3 shows a month to 25 shows a month in less than 90-days. Other entrepreneurs and executives took notice and started asking Dave for his advice, and his new business […]

Theo Priestley

Theo Priestley

Theo Priestley is one of the UK’s leading futurists, and is a sought after international keynote and TEDx speaker on emerging technology trends. Theo has published more than 100 articles on topics including Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Analytics, Fintech, Digital Transformation, and Virtual Reality, for Forbes, the European, WIRED, and Huffington Post. Theo has […]

Katie King

Katie-King

Katie King is a published Author, Keynote Speaker and Management Consultant, recognised in the area of AI and digital business transformation, as well as marketing and STEM. Katie regularly consults CEOs, MDs, as well as HR, sales and marketing teams on adapting to Business 4.0. Over the past 28 years, Katie has coached and advised […]

W. Chan Kim

W. Chan Kim

W. Chan Kim is the Co-Director of the INSEAD Blue Ocean Strategy Institute, Professor of Strategy and International Management, and the Boston Consulting Group Bruce D. Henderson Chair Professor of International Management at INSEAD, France. “Every company wants one, yet few companies have one: a compelling strategy.” W. Chan Kim Prior to joining INSEAD, Kim […]

Vegard Jørmeland

Vegard Jørmeland

As a young Software Engineer our speaker Vegard Jormeland only had one problem in his life; all the ridiculously stupid users who were not using his products. After it dawned upon him that maybe the problem was not them but rather himself. He decided to quit his job, sell most of his belongings and move […]

JP Hanson

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JP Hanson is the chief executive for international consultancy Rouser, a globally recognized authority on business and marketing strategy, columnist for MarketingWeek and a popular headline speaker. He has delivered keynotes at some of the most prestigious events in the world, from Reykjavik to Mumbai and London to Dubai, always with an equally entertaining and […]

Tobias Ahlin

Tobias Ahlin

Tobias Ahlin gives inspiring lectures about the digital revolution, innovation, and the future. He’s reached an international audience through his lectures and has the last two years lectured in 18 countries; he was recently invited by The New York Times to New York and to Facebook’s headquarters in Tel Aviv. He’s had a central role […]

Timo Kiuru

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Timo Kiuru is a global creative director. He travels the world to speak to professional audiences and his observations are published in a number of international publications. Timo Kiuru was recognized with the global 40 under 40 industry award in 2016. “Beauty is the highest form of hope.” -Timo Kiuru Timo Kiuru is a marketing […]

Sergey Ryazanskiy

Sergey Ryazanskiy

Sergey Ryazanskiy is a pilot-astronaut, Ph.D. After two successful space missions he became a successful motivational speaker. He has made over 300 appearances by now both in Russia and abroad. All his lectures include photos and video footage made during his training, living and working on ISS, outer space missions, debriefs upon return to Earth […]

Sahar Hashemi

Sahar Hashemi

Sahar Hashemi is a powerful authority on innovation and entrepreneurial mindset who shares with the audience her captivating personal stories of building two famous brands; Coffee Republic and Skinny Candy. Sahar was awarded an OBE ‘for services to the UK Economy and to charity’ in the 2012 Birthday Honours list. Formerly a lawyer, Sahar Hashemi […]

Rowan Gibson

Rowan Gibson

Rowan Gibson, an International best-selling author, is widely recognised as one of the world’s foremost thought leaders on business strategy and innovation. The media have labelled him “Mr. Innovation”, “the Innovation Grandmaster”, “the W. Edwards Deming of innovation” and “a guru among the gurus”. In just the last five years alone, Rowan Gibson has delivered […]

Simon Sinek

Simon Sinek

Simon Sinek is described as “a visionary thinker with a rare intellect”. The author is best known for discovering and popularising his theory of the “Golden Circle,” a naturally occurring pattern grounded in the biology of human decision making and motivation. He leads the movement to inspire people to do the things that inspire them. […]

Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak

A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for more than thirty years, Steve Wozniak has helped shape the computing industry with his design of Apple’s first line of products the Apple I and II and influenced the popular Macintosh. In 2009 Steve Wozniak joined Fusion-io, a data storage and server company as their chief scientist. “Never […]

Sterling Anderson

Sterling Anderson

Sterling Anderson is a world expert in autonomous vehicle technology. Sterling led Tesla’s Model X program from its first development build through launch and served as the Director of Tesla Autopilot from its release on the first generation platform through design, development, and launch of the second. “Automating the driving task — even in phases […]

Stéphane Garelli

Stéphane Garelli

Professor Stephane Garelli is a world authority on competitiveness and has pioneered research and the theory in this field. He is Professor Emeritus at IMD Lausanne, where he has founded the World Competitiveness Center, he is also Professor Emeritus of World Competitiveness at the University of Lausanne. “Time to look at the World differently” -Stéphane […]

Steffen Lehmann

Steffen Lehmann

Professor Dr. Steffen Lehmann is an Internationally recognized educator, urbanist, architect, scholar, and strategic leader focused on urban regeneration, resilience, and climate change adaptation. He is Director of the School of Architecture and full Professor of Architecture at UNLV in Las Vegas, USA. Lehmann holds an AA Diploma (London), a Master’s degree from the University […]

Stefan Hyttfors

Stefan Hyttfors

Stefan Hyttfors is an acclaimed futurist, author and global speaker. “The future is about how we create new, rather than capitalize on old, forms of society and business models to expand wealth and quality of life. So that’s what I do; I study change and I try to inspire as many as possible to embrace […]

Saku Tuominen

Saku Tuominen

Saku Tuominen founded Broadcasters, one of the most succesful Finnish independent tv production companies with Juha Tynkkynen in 1989. They sold the company twice, both times to Sweden but to different buyers, first to MTG and then to Zodiak Entertainment. In 2009-2010 Saku Tuominen was the Chief Creative Officer of Zodiak Entertainment, the world’s 3rd […]

Pierluigi Collina

Pierluigi Collina

Pierluigi Collina, one of the most recognised celebrities on the planet, has refereed at the highest level across the globe including the 2002 World Cup Final, the 1999 Champions League Final and the 1996 Olympic Games Final, plus countless World Cup and International matches, as well as in Serie A in his native Italy. “The […]

Philipp Kristian Diekhöner

Philipp Kristian Diekhöner

Philipp Kristian Diekhöner believes trust is the most valuable asset and a master currency in the digital economy. He is a TEDx speaker, global innovation strategist and author of The Trust Economy book (published in three languages.) Philipp is Asia Managing Partner of Denkfabrik Digital (DDX), an award-winning German innovation foundry helping companies create the […]

Peter Hacker

Peter Hacker

Peter Hacker (www.peterhacker.io) is an outside-the-box-minded entrepreneur, thinker and advisor with a global track record in Cyber Security, Digitalisation and Crypto-Technology Risks. His dynamic and insightful keynotes and workshops aim at rendering the risk challenges and tremendous opportunities from inducing Data Science and Data Intelligence into broad Government and Private Sector transformation. Peter uses first-hand […]

Per Holknekt

Per Holknekt

Per Holknekt is one of Sweden’s top rated and most popular speakers, nominated “Speaker of the year 2017”. The stories and teachings from his rollercoaster life and experiences are very compelling. It is his huge variety archive of experiences that make him unique. Per is a very well-known Swedish entrepreneur and the founder of several […]

Peter Cross

Peter Cross

Peter Cross is one of the UK’s leading brand and consumer strategists. He is the business partner of Mary Portas and Managing Partner of Yellowdoor, a full service communications agency which manages a portfolio of some of the world’s greatest brands. He has made regular appearances on UK and international TV, writes regularly in the […]

Perttu Pölönen

Perttu Pölönen

Perttu Pölönen has been given many titles, such as inventor, author, composer, keynote speaker, futurist and visionaire. He’s at the intersection of technology, art and science. Perttu is a classically trained composer by education, however, he has also won the biggest science fair in Europe, the European Union’s Competition for Young Scientists. Perttu has studied […]

Per Lange

Per Lange

Per Lange is one of Scandinavia’s most sought after speaker in sales, communication and “growth mindset”. He lectures in a unique way on job satisfaction and motivation. Per Lange has trained thousands of employees and managers and lectured for hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. His sales-tools are used by hundreds of Nordic organizations. Modern […]

Ray Hammond

Ray Hammond

Ray Hammond – as faster technological innovation, globalization and the environmental challenge continue to be priorities, Ray is one of a few commentators equipped to explain how these massive challenges will affect our futures, the way we do business and the far reaching implications socially, economically and politically. Ray Hammond started his career as a […]

Roger Bootle

Roger Bootle

One of the City of London’s best-known economists, Roger Bootle specialises in macroeconomics and the economics of the property market. He is also Economic Adviser to Deloitte and a Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Committee. “Some of the greatest blunders occur not through errors of fact, but errors of logic” Roger Bootle […]

Porter Erisman

Porter Erisman

Porter Erisman is a leading expert on E-commerce with more than 20 years of experience working in China and an Entrepreneur. He is also the Former Vice-President at Alibaba Group, China’s internet giant, an award-winning film producer and author. “World’s Leading Expert on E-Commerce” After studying for an MBA in the United States, Porter Erisman […]

Priyanka Banerjee

Priyanka Banerjee

Priyanka Banerjee is an experienced communication specialist, a keynote speaker and a diversity & inclusion coach. Priyanka has several years of experience in managing diverse teams and is specialized in global client & customer interactions. She worked with teams and leaders across the globe as a consultant while working in one of the worlds largest […]

Nigel Barlow

Nigel Barlow

Nigel Barlow is an internatioanlly acclaimed keynote speaker, author and coach on Innovative Thinking. Recently he has focused on how you can stay human in a digital world. In his keynotes, Nigel helps his audience to “Open their minds to creative re-thinking”. “The master of applying innovative thinking to your biggest business challenges.” Nigel was […]

Nicklas Bergman

Nicklas Bergman

Nicklas Bergman is an entrepreneur and technology investor who focuses on investments and business development in instrumentation, nanotechnology, computing, new materials and new media art. He aims to understand where technology is taking us and if we are ready for the upcoming tech storm. His primary interests are currently AI, predictive analytics, new media art […]

Nick Fry

Nick Fry

Nick Fry is the Former CEO of the Mercedes AMG Formula One Team and Founder of advisory firm Stonehaven Partners. He currently is the Head of Commercial Strategy at FNATIC, where Nick will help the leading global esports brand into the next phase of its growth which will expand upon the esports giant’s global footprint. […]

Mikko Hyppönen

Mikko Hyppönen

Mikko Hyppönen is Finland’s most renowned security expert. He has been investigating cybercrime for over 25 years. Hyppönen acts as advisor to EUROPOL and consults the Finnish senior government. Hyppönen has lectured at Oxford, Stanford and Cambridge Universities. Hyppönen also acts as an curator at Internet Archive malware museum. Mikko Hyppönen is working at F-Secure. Hyppönen […]

Pekka Hyysalo

Pekka Hyysalo

Freeskier Pekka Hyysalo (born 2.9.1990) was at the early stage of his Professional Skier Career when the direction of his life was changed in one second. Having just finished the college studies at the Alpine Gymnasium in Kuusamo and the best competition season by so far, he crashed in his final jump of the season. At that […]

Patrick “Pata” Degerman

Pata Degerman

Patrick “Pata” Degerman is Finland’s only professional explorer. Pata has planned and led several expeditions, which have taken him from the extremely cold polar areas to the deepest jungles of our world. Nine of these expeditions have been to unexplored areas. In addition to this Pata have climbed over 200 mountains which 22 have been […]

Patrick Lencioni

Patrick Lencioni

Patrick Lencioni is the founder of The Table Group and the author of 11 books which have sold over 5 million copies. As CEO, Pat spends his time writing books and articles related to leadership and organisational health, speaking to audiences interested in those topics and consulting to CEOs and their teams. “One of the […]

Martin Lindstrom

Martin Lindstrom

Martin Lindstrom is one of the world’s premier brand building experts, advising Fortune 100 brands on how to build future-proof brands. He has carved out a niche as a global expert and pioneer in the fields of consumer psychology, brand marketing, and neuro-scientific research. A modern-day Sherlock Holmes – “An original and inquisitive mind” -TIME […]

Matthew Fraser

Matthew Fraser

Dr. Matthew Fraser is a recognized Web 2.0 strategist and new media expert who speaks insightfully about the impact of Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube on business, politics and society. He has long experience as a business journalist / author, academic and technology policy adviser. He was Editor-in-Chief of Canada’s national daily newspaper, National Post, and […]

Micael Hermansson

Micael Hermansson

Micael Hermansson is a rewarded TEDx -speaker and educator. He is the man behind the ”learning and motivation concept” ‘Grej of the Day’. Now Hermansson is taking his secrets from school and is here to teach us how they could be useful for companies all over the world? What if a lot of hidden secrets […]

Lynda Gratton

Lynda Gratton

Dr. Lynda Gratton is a Professor of Management Practice at London Business School where she directs ‘Human Resource Strategy in Transforming Companies’ – considered the world’s leading programme on human resources. She is also the founder of Hot Spots Movement and since 2008 she has led the Future of Work Research Consortium. “People are our […]

Michio Kaku

Michio Kaku

Dr. Michio Kaku is one of the most widely recognised scientists in the world today. A theoretical physicist, futurist and Professor of theoretical physics, Michio is the co-founder of string field theory and continues Einstein’s search for a “Theory of Everything”. ‘You have to realise that most of science is not done by direct experiment […]

Marcus Buckingham

Marcus Buckingham

Marcus Buckingham, a global researcher and thought leader focused on unlocking strengths, increasing performance and pioneering the future of how people work. Building on two decades of experience as Senior Researcher at Gallup Organization, he now guides the vision of ADP Research Institute as Head of People & Performance research. “An Internationally renowned thought leader […]

Kamilla Sultanova

Kamilla Sultanova

Kamilla Sultanova is an award-winning community leader, TEDx speaker, highly-networked professional, which you will bond with immediately. She runs ConnectUz consulting on education export, youth and employee engagement. Kamilla is an Uzbek native and has had a home-base in the Nordics for the last 17 years studying, working and changing the world locally and globally […]

Kate Ancketill

Kate Ancketill

Kate Ancketill is the brains and driving force at GDR Creative Intelligence, a retail trend and strategy consultancy that provides the world’s leading consumer brands with brand marketing and retail futures insight, such as Microsoft, Coca-Cola, P&G, Hilton, LVMH, Macy’s, Tesco and Lego. “One of the world’s top trend forecasters for retailers, retail and product […]

Kathrine Aspaas

Kathrine Aspaas

Kathrine Aspaas welcomes you to The Emotion Revolution! Why is emotional strength becoming crucial for growth and development in business? Because our jobs are changing. When powerful technology provides us with artificial intelligence, digitalization and robotics, we, humans can develop even further what is unique to us: – How do we nurture our guts? – […]

José María Figueres

José María Figueres

José María Figueres served as President of Costa Rica and created a comprehensive national development strategy combining sound macroeconomic policies, strategic investments in human development, and a strong alliance with nature. “Climate change is the ultimate challenge” After years of public service, José María joined the Management Board of the World Economic Forum and was […]

Kevin Mitnick

Kevin Mitnick

Kevin Mitnick, there is no one like him. Kevin is the world’s most famous hacker, bestselling author, and the top cybersecurity keynote speaker. He was the most elusive computer break-in artist in history. Once one of the FBI’s Most Wanted, because he went on an ‘electronic joyride’ during which he hacked into more than 40 major […]

Lars Sudmann

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Lars Sudmann is an advisor, keynote speaker and executive trainer on leadership, strategy, innovation and communication for global corporations and their leaders. Lars is an expert on business leadership and communication, especially for global and virtual businesses and organizations. He is the owner of Sudmann & Company, a consulting and management training network. Lars is drawing on […]

Jim Lawless

Jim Lawless

Jim Lawless is a leading authority on AQ: learning new Adaptability skills to deliver bold, fast change. He also works with senior leaders to build cultures in which others can grow their AQ to deliver the plan – and for life! “People resist change? Change takes time? Across the world, I find people now expect […]

Hernando de Soto

Hernando de Soto

Hernando de Soto is currently President of the Institute for Liberty and Democracy (ILD) based in Peru. The ILD has been described as one of the most important think-tanks in the World and Mr de Soto as the “World’s Greatest Living Economist”. In 2004 he received Cato Institute’s the Milton Friedman Prize. “The World’s Greatest […]

Johan Ronnestam

Johan Ronnestam

Johan Ronnestam is considered one of Scandinavia’s leading speakers in the field of creative and conceptual thinking on the the future of communication. A former snowboard professional and today a passionate surfer. With +20 years experience of creating global communication and brand strategies. Mr Ronnestam has created global communication and strategies for brands such as Nike, adidas, […]

Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey is an American software architect and businessperson best known as the creator of Twitter. He took Twitter through an order of magnitude of growth and two major rounds of financing, whilst safely navigating the business through some difficult times. He is also the co-founder and CEO of the new credit card payment device […]

James Hewitt

James Hewitt

James Hewitt is a performance scientist, speaker and author. His research focusses on high performance knowledge work, with a particular interest in the impact of technology and working patterns on stress, recovery, wellbeing and cognitive performance. James’ work includes consulting for Formula 1 drivers and teams, advising Fortune 500 C-suite executives, and novel experiments to […]

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Fredrik Reinfeldt

Fredrik Reinfeldt

Fredrik Reinfeldt has been active in Swedish and International politics for over 25 years. As Party leader and Swedish Prime Minister, Mr Reinfeldt reinvented the Moderate Party (centre-right) and formed a four-party alliance that won two successive elections. Today Mr Reinfeldt holds Kansainväliset speeches on geopolitical situation, leadership and the need for jobreforms in Europe. […]

Frida Boisen

Frida Boisen

Frida Boisen, world champion in social media, shares concrete and super-efficient tips on how to boost your business with social media. Would you like to be ”liked” and ”shared” by a larger number of readers and increase your viewers? Do you want to keep track of viral keys and learn the latest tips and effective […]

Gabor G. Burt

Gabor G. Burt

Gabor G. Burt is the global authority on re-imagining boundaries and author of the book ‘Slingshot’. He launched the Slingshot Framework in 2011. The framework shows how to engage creative thinking to systematically re-imagine market boundaries, filling a major global need. Gabor is an authority on a new approach to creating high-growth strategies known as […]

Garry Kasparov

Garry Kasparov

Garry Kasparov is widely considered the greatest chess player that ever lived. He is the founder and inspiration behind the Kasparov Chess Foundation whose mission is to introduce chess into the educational system worldwide. He is also a writer and political activist and a regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal. “Chess is mental torture” […]

Gary Hamel

Gary Hamel

Gary Hamel is one of the world’s most influential and iconoclastic business thinkers. He has worked with leading companies across the globe. He has been on the faculty of the London Business School for more than 30 years and is the Director of the Management Innovation eXchange. “A management innovator without peer” -Financial Times Over […]

George Kohlrieser

George Kohlrieser

George Kohlrieser is an internationally recognised expert on leadership, bestselling author, consultant and motivational speaker. He is Professor of Leadership and Organizational Behavior at one of the world’s leading business schools, the Institute of Management Development (IMD) in Switzerland. He specialises in conflict management, leadership, high performance teamwork, change management and professional development. “‘Care to […]

Geri Halliwell

Geri Halliwell

Geri Halliwell is a former member of the famous Spice Girls, a global music phenomenon selling over 55 million albums worldwide. She is a great entrepreneur and an incredible role model to women of all ages and has most recently designed a swim wear collection for Next. She has overcome an astronomical amount of obstacles […]

Gordon Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay is a highly renowned British celebrity chef who owns several Michel star awarded restaurants. He is probably best known from the Channel 4 TV series Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares which proved hugely successful and was awarded a BAFTA. “I’ve had a lot of success; I’ve had failures, so I learn from the failure.” In […]

Helena Åhman

Helena Åhman

Helena Åhman is a passionate observer of the human mind and expert on leadership, pressured situations, situational awareness and conflict management. She describes these phenomena through captivating stories. Her stories may involve hostage negotiators, scientists or film stars, but they are all based on solid scientific background and knowledge. Her ability to combine science, stories […]

Henri Hyppönen

Henkka Hyppönen profiilikuva

Henri Hyppönen is a creative director, author, speaker, TV host, and serial entrepreneur. He is the founder of four companies including a problem-solving company that creates products and services using human intelligence and AI. Henri speaks regularly about the future, business, leadership and creativity, and about the intersection of human and machine intelligence. Hyppönen was […]

Henrietta Moon

Henrietta Kekäläinen

Henrietta Moon is the CEO & Co-founder of Carbo Culture, a clean technology company aiming to draw down a million tons of carbon within the next five years. Her company has a novel technology to manufacture a biocarbon product from waste. The product is used as a platform to reinstate health and productivity to destroyed […]

Bryan Ferry

Bryan Ferry

Bryan Ferry CBE is an English singer-songwriter and musician. He came to prominence in the early 1970s as the lead vocalist and principal songwriter with the art rock band Roxy Music, which had three number one albums and ten singles entering the top ten charts in the United Kingdom during the 1970s and the 1980s. […]

Carl Bildt

Carl Bildt

Carl Bildt is the Chair of the Global Commission on Internet Governance (GCIG), an initiative that will produce a comprehensive stand on internet governance. Carl Bildt served as Sweden’s Prime Minister from 1991 to 1994 and as Minister for Foreign Affairs from 2006 to 2014. “Carl Bildt shares inspiring insights into Global, European and regional […]

Cathy O’Dowd

Cathy O’Dowd

Cathy O’Dowd is the first woman in the world to climb Mount Everest, the world’s highest mountain, from both its north and south sides. Her first ascent of Everest happened in the midst of the chaotic events that form of the basis of the ‘true story’ behind the Hollywood movie Everest. “The first woman to […]

Christiana Figueres

Christiana Figueres

Christiana Figueres was Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 2010-2016. She is currently the convener of Mission 2020, a global initiative that seeks to ensure the world bends the curve on greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 in order to protect the most vulnerable from the worst impacts of climate change […]

Dan Cobley

Dan Cobley

Dan Cobley served as Google’s Vice President of Brand Solutions and as the company’s MD in the UK & Ireland. After almost a decade at Google, Dan started a new venture, a FinTech fund and incubator, aimed at building new, disruptive companies within financial services. “The fantastic thing about the web is that anyone with […]

Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls has become known around the world as one of the most recognised faces of survival and outdoor adventure. After breaking his back in three places in a parachuting accident, he fought his way to recovery, and two years later entered the Guinness Book of Records as the youngest Briton to climb Mount Everest, […]

Bruce Dickinson

Bruce Dickinson

Bruce Dickinson is the lead singer of Iron Maiden, a commercial pilot, brewmaster, entrepreneur and creative business thinker. Bruce was a pilot and Marketing Director for Astraeus Airlines, a company which leased aircraft to other carriers, and is the Chairman and founder of Cardiff Aviation which specialises in heavy maintenance of Airbus and Boeing commercial […]

Ayesha Khanna

Ayesha Khanna

Dr. Ayesha Khanna has been a keynote speaker for the world’s largest companies, governments, and industry associations on artificial intelligence (AI), smart cities, and innovation. “The Purpose of AI is to Amplify Human Potential.” Short Biography Dr. Ayesha Khanna is Co-Founder and CEO of ADDO AI, an artificial intelligence (AI) solutions firm and incubator. She […]

Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof KBE is best known for organising the 2005 Live 8 and 1985 Live Aid benefit concerts. A self-styled campaigner he is tremendously well informed on a broad range of global and national issues. He is also a proven businessman and is co-founder of Ten Alps a successful production company. Outspoken and celebrated global […]

Alf Rehn

Alf Rehn

Alf Rehn is the professor of innovation, design, and management at the University of Southern Denmark and is, in addition, an internationally noted thought leader and strategic advisor. Alf Rehn has written several bestselling books and given some 1000 keynotes all over the world – including in North Korea. His keynotes have been praised for […]

Alberto Alessi

Alberto Alessi

Alberto Alessi has been described as the ‘godfather of Italian product design’. Now Managing Director of Alessi Spa, using his entrepreneurial flair he has successfully explored the frontiers of design and technology. As a result, he has repositioned the company as a design leader partnering world class designers. ‘More and more people are buying objects […]

Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell is a writer, communicator and strategist best known for his role as former British Prime Minister Tony Blair’s spokesman, press secretary and director of communications and strategy. Still active in politics and campaigns in Britain and overseas, he now splits his time between writing, speaking, charities and consultancy. Alastair Campbell is a sought after […]

Anssi Rantanen

Anssi Rantanen profiili

Anssi Rantanen is an entrepreneur, ex-Google employee and strategist, that won the 2019 Noridc Business Forum speaker competition. With his win, Anssi Rantanen became the first finnish speaker on the Nordic Business Forum stage in five years. In October 2019 Anssi spoke in front of 7600+ people and received the 4th highest score from all the 13 Nordic […]

Arman Alizad

ARman Alizad

Arman Alizad, the great fan of heroic tales, speaks about life through personal experiences and shares his thoughts on how he has decided to experience and see life. With his own story, he highlights a number of turning points where his own choices and attitudes have played a major role in future development. Arman has […]

André Noël Chaker

Andre Noel Chaker

André Noël Chaker is one of Finland’s leading business speakers and writers. He was voted Speaker of the Year 2012 by the customers of Speakers Forum Finland and Speaker, Moderator and Coach of the Year at the Finnish Evento Awards in 2014. In 2015 he received the Business Moderator of the Year award by the […]