King's Cross Visitor Centre
King's Cross Visitor Centre, 11 Stable St, London N1C 4AB, United Kingdom

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Event Date Mon Jun 14 BST - Wed Jun 16 BST (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Jun 14 3:00am - Wed Jun 16 1:05pm
Location King's Cross Visitor Centre
11 Stable St, London N1C 4AB, United Kingdom
Region EMEA

A Global Leadership Summit and Festival of Transformational Technology addressing the question

“How do we get the next 10 years right?”

The world’s largest gathering of CEOs, Entrepreneurs, Academics, Artists, Activists & Policy Makers working to realise the biggest transformational opportunities of our time and how we address the challenges along the way.

Topics include; Global Leadership, Health, the Planet & Smart Cities, Artificial Intelligence, Genz, Createch, the Economoy, Quantum, Cyber & Defense, Ethics & the Future of Work.

News – CogX Festival goes hybrid with in-person, on-site stages and extended virtual experience.


2021 Speakers


Azeem Azhar
Founder, Exponential View

Isabel Dedring
Global Transport Leader, Arup

Poppy Gustafsson
Chief Executive Officer, Darktrace

Wendy Hall
Regius Professor of Computer Science, University of Southampton & Executive Director, Web Science Institute, University of Southampton

Richard Walker
Managing Director, Iceland Foods

Tahmima Anam
Author & Board Member, Roli

Steve Austen-Brown
Creative director, Avantgarde

Nicola Blackwood
Chair Genomics England, Genomics England

Euan Blair
Founder & CEO, Multiverse

Tamzin Booth
Technology and Business Editor, The Economist

Hannah Brown
Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer, Formula E

Kat Bruce
Founder & Technical Director, NatureMetrics

Pete Clutton-Brock
Cofounder, Centre for AI and Climate

Aisling Conlon
Advertising UK Lead, UK Advertising Export Group, UK Advertising Export Group (UKAEG)

Sue Daley
Director Tech and Innovation, techUK

James Dean
CEO ESL Gaming UK Ltd / Head, Weavr consortium

Lee Elliot-Major
Professor of Social Mobility, University of Exeter

David Erritzoe
Clinical Senior Lecturer and Consultant Psychiatrist, Imperial College London

Guy Gadney

Sir Andre Geim
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Mark Gough
CEO, Capitals Coalition

Priya Guha
Venture Partner, Merian Ventures

Sanjeev Gupta
Professor of Earth Sciences, Imperial College London

Kate Hampton
CEO, Children's Investment Fund Foundation

Fredrik Hjelm
Founder and CEOVOI Technology

Alan Karthikesalingam
Research Lead, Google Health UK

Ben Kellard
Director of Business Strategy, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL)

Dr. Jack Kreindler
Founder & Medical Director, Centre for Health and Human Performance

David Lais
Co-Founder & CPO ecolytiq GmbH, ecolytiq

Joy Lo Dico
Columnist, The Financial Times

Rosemary Luckin
Professor of Learner Centred Design, Knowledge Lab, UCL

Edie Lush
Executive Editor, Hub Culture

Giles Mackay
CEO, Outra

David Mattin
Author of New World Same Humans

Emily Nicolle
Fintech Correspondent, Financial News

Judith Palmer
Director, The Poetry Society

Silvia Pavoni
Editor, Sustainable Views, Financial Times

Alexandre Pinto
Chief Data Scientist, Outra

Anjali Raman-Middleton
Co-founder, Choked Up

Matt Reed
Global Director of Institutional Partnerships and CEO (UK), Aga Khan Foundation

Rémy Rioux
CEO, Agence Française de Développement and IDFC Chairperson, France’s Public Development Bank

Solomon Rogers
CEO and Founder, REWIND

Caitlin Ryan
VP Creative Shop EMEA, Facebook

Anushka Sharma
Founder, Naaut

Russ Shaw CBE
Founder, Tech London Advocates & Global Tech Advocates

Robbie Stamp
CEO, Bioss International

Paul Stein
Chief Technology Officer, Rolls Royce

Katherine Templar Lewis
Creative Scientist, Kinda Studios

Kate Thunnissen
Group Head Marketing, AssetTrust

Duncan Walker
CEO, Skyports

Peter Ward
Co-founder & CEO, Humanity Inc.

Chris Wigley
CEO, Genomics England

Lars Wilde
Co-Founder, President, CBO

Melanie Wong
Global Planning Director, VCCP

Tina Woods
CEO & Founder, Collider Health

Karl Woolley
Global Real-Time Director, Immersive & IA Framestore

Lucy Yu
CEO, Centre for Net Zero

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Partners

• Wired
• World Economic Forum
• Accenture
• Tony Blair Institute