All CogX Speakers

Cutting edge thinking from the brightest minds on the planet from industry, government and academia

Nir Barzilai

Professor of Medicine & Genetics Director of Institute for Aging Research

Renée DiResta

Research Manager, Stanford Internet Observatory Stanford University

Jon Abbey

Chief Executive & Managing Director Camden Learning

Anu Adebajo

Investment Manager British Patient Capital

Jorge Ahumada

Executive Director Wildlife Insights Conservation International

Tera Allas

Director of Research & Economics McKinsey & Company

Nik Anand

Founding Partner & Lead Consultant The Aviary Project

Anima Anandkumar

Director of ML Research Director, Bren Professor at Caltech Nvidia

Ángela Angulo

Innovation Centre Director, Innovation Consultancy Manager University of Bedfordshire

Anne Applebaum

The Atlantic Staff Writer, Pulitzer-prize winning historian

Kiran Arokiasamy

Director of Accelerate ME, Campus Partner at Entrepreneur First & Co-Host The First Rung Podcast

Karan Arora

Chief Commercial Digital Officer Astra Zeneca

Simone Babb

AI/ML Commercial Product Lead Digital Catapult

Jermon Bafaty

White House Fellow - US Department of Energy U.S. Department of Energy

Junaid Bajwa

Physician, Chief Medical Scientist, Microsoft Research NHS

James Baker

CEO, Graphene@Manchester The University of Manchester

Jenny Baker

Electrochemical Storage Lead, SPECIFIC Swansea University

Sir Shankar Balasubramanian

Ahren Science Partner, Principal inventor of the leading next generation human genome sequencing technology core to all Illumina sequencing platforms, estimated to be worth 30BN.

Thorold Barker

Editor, Europe, Middle East and Africa for the Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Wall Street Journal

Alex Beard

Senior Director, Global Learning Lab Teach for All

David Beavan

Senior Research Software Engineer The Alan Turing Institute

Haydn Belfield

Academic Project Manager Centre for the Study of Existential Risk

Katharine Bell

Head of Rights, International, Social and Economics TUC

Mark Bell

Senior Digital Researcher The National Archives

Olivia Belton

Research Associate Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence

Ben Bennett

Director, HPC Strategic Programs Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Zoë Berman

Director of Studio Berman and Founder of Part W Studio Berman

Sara Bernardini

Professor of Artificial Intelligence Royal Holloway, University of London

Ajay Bhalla

President, Cyber & Intelligence Solutions Mastercard

Reuben Binns

Research Fellow in AI Information Commissioner's Office

Tony Blair

Former Prime Minister of the UK, Executive Chairman Tony Blair Institute for Global Change

Ranil Boteju

Global Head of Data and Analytics, Retail Banking and Wealth Management HSBC

Britton Boyd

Assistant Special Agent in Charge Federal Bureau of Investigation

Marica Branchesi

Associate Professor in Astrophysics Gran Sasso Science Institute

Dr. Chris Brauer

Director of Innovation in the Institute of Management Studies Goldsmiths University of London

Andi Britt

Senior Partner - Talent & Transformation Europe IBM

Mark Buckle

Head of Logtech Innovation Kuehne + Nagel

Marc Buckley

Innovation & Agriculture, Food & Beverage Expert Network World Economic Forum

David Bull

Professor of Signal Processing, Director of MyWorld & Director of Bristol Vision Institute University of Bristol

Andre Burgess

Strategic Partnerships - Digital National Physical Laboratory

Pete Burnap

Professor of Data Science & Cybersecurity Cardiff University

Daniel Butler

Director of Communications and Policy Strategy Hyperoptic

Dr. Alex Cahana

Chief Medical Officer & EMEA Market Leader, ConsenSys Health

Mary Calam

Non Executive Director National Crime Agency (NCA)

Dr. Ben Caldecott

Director, Oxford Sustainable Finance Programme & Associate Professor University of Oxford

David Carmona

General Manager of AI and Innovation Marketing Microsoft Corp.

Radhika Chadwick

Expert: Complex Strategic Change, Co-Founder Economic Singularity Network

James Chappell

Co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer, Digital Shadows Digital Shadows

Jenny Chase

Manager, Solar Insight Team Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Peter Cheese

CEO Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

Michael Cheetham

Data Science & Innovation Team Manager Care Quality Commision

Andrew Chitty

Challenge Director: Audience of the Future UK Research & Innovation

Dr. Zhenzhi Chng

Director (National AI Office) Smart Nation and Digital Government Office - Singapore

James Chou

Managing Director & CEO, Microsoft for Startups, North Asia Microsoft

Dr. Wei Chu

Senior Director of Engineering Ant Financial

Becki Clark

Senior Digital Sustainability Consultant Perform Green

Andrew Cohen

Executive Chairman J.P. Morgan Global Wealth Management

Melissa Collett

Executive Director - Professional Standards Chartered Insurance Institute

Sonia Cooper

Senior Patent Attorney, IP Policy and Strategy Microsoft

Tracey Cottam

Director of Transformation Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

Sherry Coutu

Chairman of Raspberry Pi, Workfinder, Founders4Schools and The Scaleup Institute, Director at Pearson and London Stock Exchange

Lynne Cox

Biogerontologist, Principal Investigator Lab of Ageing and Cell Senescence University of Oxford

Diana Coyle

Bennett Professor of Public Policy University of Cambridge

Janet Coyle

Managing Director Business London & Partners Limited

Nadia Craddock

Body image researcher, Centre for Appearance Research UWE Bristol

Sally Cripps

Professor of Statistics & Director of ARC Centre for Data Analytics for Resources and Environments (DARE) The University of Sydney

Nigel Crook

Associate Dean for Research and Knowledge Exchange & Professor of AI and Robotics Oxford Brookes University

Greg Cross

Co-Founder & Chief Business Officer Soul Machines

Karen Croxson

Deputy Chief Economist and Head of Social Data Science Financial Conduct Authority

Lisa Dale-Clough

Head of Industrial Strategy Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Sue Daley

Associate Director, Tech and Innovation techUK

Nadia Danhash

Director of Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Centre Royal College of Art

Stephen Davey

Chief Editor, Nature Reviews Chemistry Nature Research

Amali de Alwis

Managing Director, Microsoft for Startups UK Microsoft

Heleen de Coninck

Professor of Socio-Technical Innovation and Climate Change Eindhoven University of Technology

Sarah Deeny

Assistant Director, Data Analytics The Health Foundation

Sylvie Delacroix

Professor in Law & Ethics, University of Birmingham / Fellow, Alan Turing Institute Mozilla

Benedict Dellot

Head of AI Monitoring Centre for Data Ethics & Innovation

James Dening

VP Europe, Digital Worker Evangelist Automation Anywhere

Kate Devlin

Senior Lecturer in Social & Cultural AI King's College London

Karla Diaz Ordaz

Associate Professor of Biostatistics London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Virginia Dignum

Professor of Social & Ethical Artificial Intelligence Umeå University

Kanta Dihal

Research Associate, Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence University of Cambridge

Cosmina Dorobantu

Deputy Director for Public Policy and Policy Fellow The Alan Turing Institute

Mikael Down

Executive Director, Assessment and Insights Banking Standards Board

Clare Duffy

Network Development & Electrification Manager ESB Networks

Kaye Dunnings

Creative Director Shangri-La at Glastonbury Festival

Sylvia Earle

President & Chairman, Mission Blue, National Geographic Society Explorer in Residence

Lilian Edwards

Professor of Law, Innovation & Society Newcastle University