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  • Alastair Moore, Senior Teaching Fellow, University College London and Head of Analytics and Machine Learning, Mishcon de Reya – a law firm
  • Andrea Coleman, Government Innovation, Bloomberg Philanthropies – a New York-based foundation that works on the environment, public health, the arts, government innovation and education
  • Andrew Thornley, Managing Director, Saraswati – a social enterprise based in Indonesia focusing on innovation for development
  • Anna Majo Crespo, Digital Innovation Director, I-Lab Barcelona – an innovation lab that accelerates sustainable and social urban innovation
  • Ann Mei Chang, Chief Innovation Officer, Pete for America; Author of Lean Impact; and former Chief Innovation Officer at USAID –
  • Beth Noveck, Professor in Technology, Culture, and Society, New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering
  • Carol Dahl, Executive Director, The Lemelson Foundation – an organisation that supports invention for economic and social progress
  • Cassie Robinson, Head of Digital Grant Making, The National Lottery Community Fund – a non-departmental public body responsible for distributing funds raised by the National Lottery for 'good causes'
  • Charles Hayes, Partner and Executive Managing Director, IDEO Shanghai - a global design company
  • Christian Bason, Chief Executive, Dansk Design Centre – Denmark’s national centre for design
  • Danny Buerkli, Programme Director, Centre for Public Impact
  • David Gann, Professor of Technology and Innovation Management at Imperial College Business School
  • David Li, Executive Director, Shezhen Open Innovation Lab – a space and platform for worldwide makers to communicate and cooperate
  • Derval Usher, Head of Office, PulseLab – a research institution that combines data science and social research to help make sense of this interconnected, interdependent and complex world
  • Dorothy Bishop, Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology, University of Oxford
  • Duncan Turner, Managing Director, HAX Accelerator – a seed accelerator focused on hardware startups based in Shenzhen and San Francisco
  • Ed Roberts, Honorary Research Fellow, Imperial College London – who focuses on using neuroimaging, brain stimulation and behavioural experiments to investigate brain function in health and disease
  • Giulio Quaggiotto, Head, Regional Innovation Centre, Asia Pacific, United Nations Development Programme – a programme that works to eradicate poverty and reduce inequalities through the sustainable development of nations, in more than 170 countries and territories
  • George Walkley, Group Digital and Development Director, Hachette UK – a UK publishing group
  • Gordon Saul, Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering, University of Stanford
  • Hooman Shayani, Senior Principal AI Scientist, Autodesk – a multinational software services company
  • Jaideep Prabhu, Professor of Marketing, Cambridge Judge Business School
  • James Parr, Co-Founder and CEO, Trillium – a mission-oriented company that develops digital technology platforms to tackle grand challenges
  • Jenn Gustetic, Program Executive for Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR/STTR), NASA
  • Juha Leppannen, Chief Executive, Demos Helsinki – an independent Finnish think tank with an interest in developing sustainable and fair post-industrial societies
  • Julie Cobhill, Senior Global Manager, Unilever – a multinational consumer goods company
  • Lucy Hobbs, Founder, The Future is ND and freelance Creative Director
  • Marc Ventresca, Associate Professor of Strategic Management, University of Oxford Said Business School
  • Nathaniel Manning, Chief Executive Officer, Ushahidi – a Keynan not-for-profit technology company
  • Neil Lawrence, Chair in Neuro and Computer Science, University of Sheffield
  • Nicholas Russell, Entrepreneur in Residence, Conception X at University College London, helping Engineering PhD students launch deep tech startups based on their research.
  • Raul Sanchez Adell, Head of Innovation, Barcelona Activa – a organisation that is responsible for promoting economic development in Barcelona
  • Shahar Avin, Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Cambridge
  • Steve Rader, Deputy Director for the Center of Excellence for Collaborative Innovation at NASA
  • Tim Brown, Chief Executive Officer and President, IDEO – a global design company
  • Tosh Juma, Founder, Nairobi Design Institute – a multidisciplinary design institute
  • William Eggers, Executive Director, Center for Government Insights, Deloitte – a multinational professional services network