Phil Watson

25th Jan 2016

Phil is a scientist, inventor, and researcher at Google X (now just “X”) focused on identifying, developing and promoting transformative and elegant technological solutions to societal challenges.  Current work includes...

Philip E Auerswald

Philip Auerswald

20th Mar 2015

Philip Auerswald is an associate professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University. His work is about entrepreneurship, technology, and innovation in a global context....

Philip Farah

27th Sep 2016

Philip Farah is a Financial Services digital innovation leader, strategist and fintech evangelist. He currently serves as a Senior Managing Partner with Gartner Consulting, advising Gartner’s largest financial services clients on...

Philip Farah

06th Mar 2017

Specialties: Production, Screenwriter, Visual Effect Project, Puppets Animation, Concept, Actor Graduated at Bari University with an Honours Degree in Foreign Literature (French). Thesis on The Philosophy of Language (Title: André...

Piotr Pluta

17th Nov 2015

Cisco Director Corporate Affairs – Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia

Plamen Russev

27th Sep 2016

Plamen Russev, Ph.D. is the founder of the Global Webit Series of events and the Chairman of the Webit Foundation Serial Entrepreneur with proven success record in developing business ventures in...

Pradeep Khosla

Pradeep Khosla

20th Mar 2015

Pradeep K. Khosla became UC San Diego’s eighth Chancellor in 2012. As UC San Diego’s chief executive officer, he leads a campus with more than 30,000 students, six undergraduate colleges,...

Priya Lakhani

06th Jan 2016

Founder C.E.O. - CENTURY

Race Against the Machine

23rd Feb 2015

Machines are increasingly being able to do the jobs of people. The pace of automation is accelerating due to a combination of increasingly clever technologies, raising concerns of massive unemployment. Race...

Richard Boly

31st Aug 2015

Richard Boly is a former career U.S. diplomat and former Director of the Office of eDiplomacy,[1] an applied technology think tank for the U.S. Department of State. Previously, he was...

Richard Straub

Richard Straub

20th Mar 2015

In his 32 years with IBM, ending in 2005, Dr. Richard Straub held various positions including as Assistant General Manager PC Marketing for IBM Europe in Paris, global Chief Learning...

Richard Horning

Rick Horning

17th Mar 2015

Rick Horning is the legal counsel of IIIJ. He is counsel in Corporate & Securities Group and Venture Technology Group at ReedSmith, a Global 25 law firm. He was recognized...

Rick Wartzman

Rick Wartzman

20th Mar 2015

Rick Wartzman is the executive director of the Drucker Institute, a social enterprise based at Claremont Graduate University. The Institute’s mission is “strengthening organizations to strengthen society.” In addition, Rick writes the...

Robert B. Cohen

03rd Mar 2015

Senior Fellow, Economic Strategy Institute

Robert Khedouri

31st Aug 2015

Co-Founder and Director at PeerIQ; Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer at Markle Foundation

Robert Litan

03rd Mar 2016

As an economist and attorney, Litan has had nearly four decades of experience in the worlds of the law, economic research and policy, and as an executive in both the...

Robert Pye

09th Feb 2017

Co-Founder, CEO, Ethos VO Ltd.

Robin Chase

Robin Chase

20th Mar 2015

Robin Chase is a transportation entrepreneur. She is founder and former CEO of Zipcar, the largest car-sharing company in the world; Buzzcar, a service that brings together car owners and...

Robin Farmanfarmaian

03rd Mar 2015

Robin Farmanfarmaian is the President of i4jEco Summit conference. In addition, she is the SVP for the Arc Summit, a biotech and medtech conference, and Executive Director for the Organ Preservation Alliance,...

Roy Bahat

17th Dec 2015

Head of Bloomberg Beta, where we invest in companies that make work better. We open sourced our internal operating manual, in case you want to learn more about us:

Ryan Burke

31st Aug 2015

Senior Policy Advisor, National Economic Council at the White House

Sabeen Malik

31st Aug 2015

Senior Advisor at U.S. Department of State


17th Dec 2015

SamaUSA is a social venture that uses the Internet to provide low-income people with digital skills and connect them to the jobs of the future. Our intensive program teaches high-demand,...

Sandeep Sander

03rd Mar 2015

Sandeep Sander is the founder and CEO of SanderMap, Switzerland. Lifelong Learning and Employability solutions. The innovative SaaS solution includes tools for self assessment that can work for 1 billion+...

Sandra Miley

08th Jan 2016

Sandra Miley, Interim President & CEO, United Way Silicon Valley

Sebastian Gyr

31st Aug 2015

CoFounder - BuddyHopp Inc. and BuddyHopp SA

Senior Entrepreneurship Works

10th Dec 2015

Senior Entrepreneurship Works is changing the negative paradigm of aging to one of positive and creative social and economic opportunities by activating seniors’ wealth of experience, wisdom and resources to...

Shannon McElyea

12th Jan 2016

McElyea thrives working with ‘save the world’ services and technologies (energy, water, food, education) and making the world a better place. Previously Shannon’s been a change agent with early stage...

Shayna Strom

31st Aug 2015

Independent consultant

Silvina Moschini

09th Dec 2015

CEO & Co-Founder, Yandiki