The HR & Ed Tech Revolution

Powerful tools for learning and managing people


AI is powering a revolution in both HR and learning. The recent lockdown has driven widespread adoption of education technology, we’ll be looking at best practice remote learning courses, digital versus hybrid tools and how the classroom is transforming. And from hiring, to people management to performance, AI tools have the power to fundamentally change the way the HR function operates. Learn how here.


Rumman Chowdhury

Responsible AI Lead at Accenture Panel

Julian Burnett

VP Distribution Sector IBM Panel

Gori Yahaya

Founder and CEO UpSkill Digital Panel

James Neave

Head of Data Science Adzuna Panel

Roderick Beudeker

Senior Associate Baker McKenzie Panel

Will Stronge

Director of Research Autonomy Panel

Lynda Gratton

Founder, Hot Spot Movement & Professor of Management Practice London Business School Panel

Katharine Bell

Head of Rights, International, Social and Economics TUC Panel

Graham Brown-Martin

Author and Educator Panel

Robbie Stamp

Chief Executive Bioss International Panel

Louise Hooper

Human Rights Barrister Garden Court Chambers Panel

Matissa Hollister

McGill University Fellow with the World Economic Forum, Assistant Professor of Organizational Behaviour McGill University Panel

Phillippa De’Ath

Chief Revenue Officer Arbor Education Partners Ltd Panel

Simon Nelson

CEO FutureLearn Panel

Benedict Dellot

Head of AI Monitoring Centre for Data Ethics & Innovation Panel

Tony Fish

Chief Digital Officer Digital20 Panel

Adah Parris

Futurist, Performance Artist, Cultural Strategist Panel

Lorraine Dodd

Director of Research CfASS Cranfield University Panel

Kim Nilsson

CEO Pivigo Panel

Matthew Taylor

Chief Executive RSA Panel

Anthony Seldon

Vice-Chancellor The University of Buckingham Panel

Jessica White

Senior Consultant EDUvation Keynote

Chibeza Agley

CEO & Co-Founder Obrizum Group Keynote

Roberta Lucca

Co-Founder & CMO Bossa Studios Ltd. Panel

Sal Khan

CEO & Founder Khan Academy Fireside

Jude Ower MBE

CEO & Founder Playmob Panel

Andrew Cunningham

Global Lead, Education Aga Khan Foundation Panel

Audrey Williams

Of Counsel Simmons & Simmons Panel

Joysy John

Director of Education Nesta Panel

Ulrik Christensen

CEO Area9 Group Panel

Jyldyz Djumalieva

Head of Open Jobs Data Nesta Panel

Laura Weiss

Strategy Consultant & Solutions Architect Satalia Panel

Conrad Wolfram

CEO Wolfram Research Panel

Priya Lakhani

CEO & Founder CENTURY Tech Panel

Joel Hellermark

CEO & Founder Sana Labs Keynote

James Sinclair

Co-Founder EnterpriseAlumni Panel

David Lefevre

Director, Edtech Lab Imperial College Business School Panel

Rose Luckin

Director EDUCATE Panel

Nigel Crook

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

Kate Nash

CEO & Founder PurpleSpace Panel

Penny Mealy

Research Fellow, Institute for New Economic Thinking University of Oxford Panel

Frida Polli

CEO & Co-Founder pymetrics Panel

Tarun Varma

Experience Implementation Specialist The LEGO Foundation Panel

Karan Khemka

Director Honoris United Universities Panel

Alan Greenberg

Education & Healthcare Technologies Investor and Advisor Workshop

Conor O’Sullivan

CEO Adaptemy Keynote

Jon Abbey

Chief Executive & Managing Director Camden Learning Panel

Susan Scott-Parker

CEO & Founder Business Disability International Panel

Maury Shenk

CEO Learner Shape Panel

Kay Firth-Butterfield

Head of AI & Machine Learning World Economic Forum Keynote

Phil Smith

Chairman & Non-Executive Director IQE Panel

Alex Beard

Senior Director, Global Learning Lab Teach for All Fireside

Derek Haoyang Li

Founder & Chief Education Technology Scientist Squirrel AI Panel

Lisa Harrington

Non Executive Director Post Office Panel

Lauren Kisser

Director, Alexa Info International Amazon Panel

Smart Concrete

Stage: 10:20 - 11:20


Main Talks