Our speakers

We invite men and women at the pinnacle of their professions to speak on topics that are relevant to today’s challenges facing business and innovation, ranging from crowdfunding to IT strategic infrastructure; digital branding to the global antibiotic resistance strategy; synthetic biology to selling hi-tech solutions to global corporations.

In fact, a fascinating and informative cross section that clearly reflects the brilliance of the talent our region has to offer.

Rachel Hurst

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Chief Operations Officer, Domino Printing

Keeping up with the Domino Effect

June 2017

Peter Cowley

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Business Angel

My journey from motorised pogo sticks to high tech investor

Spring 2017

Simon Galbraith

CEO, Redgate Software

Attempting to Win After Winning

Winter 2016

Dr David Brown FRSC

Chair, Healx

The War on Antibiotic Resistance

April 2017

Antibiotic Resistance – Impact & Solutions

Spring 2016

Alan Moore

Business Visionary

Modern organisations – too complex to control

Winter 2015

Sushovan Hussein

Partner, Invoke Capital

Turning new tech into big business

Summer 2015

Fran Brosan

Chair, Omobono

Digital in the workplace – friend or foe?

Spring 2015

Quintus Travis

CEO, Red Balloon

How a small Cambridge tech company attracted a global giant

Winter 2014

David Cushman

Social media entrepreneur

Open business, the way forward

Autumn 2014

Dr Ian Lewis

Director It Infrastructure, University of Cambridge

How to nurture a world-class organisation within Cambridge

Summer 2014

Prof Alan Barrell

Entrepreneur in Residence, Judge Business School

Crowdfunding and the new world of enterprise finance

Spring 2014

Dr Christoph Wiesner


Creating the right environment for Innovation

Winter 2013

Dr Andy Richards

Chair, Altacore

The personalisation of medicine. Is now the time?

Summer 2013

Prof Mike Gregory

Director, Institute of Manufacturing

Making the most of ideas and the role of manufacturing 

Spring 2013

Dr David Hall

Founder, The Ideas Centre

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Spring 2013

The meeting of innovative business minds
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