5 speakers 15 minutes each
The Queen and I: How Victoria helped me discover my inner monarch
on The Men You’ll Meet
Two stories about the way we live now
on the Bowie I knew
"I found myself gazing over the shoulders of the potter Edmund de Waal and Rachel Johnson as we listened rapt to Baroness Susan Greenfield's views on Twitter."
Daniel H. Pink is the author of several books, including the New York Times bestselling Drive, To Sell is Human and A Whole New Mind. His books have been translated into 35 languages and have sold more than 2 million copies worldwide. He lives in Washington D.C. with his wife and children.
on When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing
"A luminous evening – hopeful, heartfelt & deeply inspiring."
Akram Khan Company
Dan Ariely is the James B. Duke Professor of Psychology and Behavioural Economics at Duke University, and is the founder of the Center for Advanced Hindsight. He is the author of New York Times bestseller Predictably Irrational and his most recent book is Small Change: Money Mishaps and How to Avoid Them. His work has […]
Small Change: Money Mishaps and How to Avoid Them
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Helena Morrissey is one of the best-known women in the City. A Cambridge philosophy graduate, she joined Newton Group in 1994 as a junior fund manager and was appointed CEO in 2001. During her fifteen years leading the firm, assets under management grew from £20 billion to over £50 billion. She is now Chair of […]
On changing the system: A roadmap to gender equality
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