Dr. Christopher Strelluf

Assistant Professor, Applied Linguistics · University of Warwick

Dr Strelluf researches dialects of English with particular focus on the changes resulting from a range of social and linguistic factors

Language Development Dialects History of English Accents Rules of English

Chris Jones

Professor, Economics, Finance and Entrepreneurship · Aston University

Chris Jones maintains primary research interests in various areas of international economics and international business.

MNEs Foreign Aid Tax Havens FDI International Trade

Professor Tim Thompson

Professor of Applied Biological Anthropology · University Alliance

His area of expertise is in the decomposition of human remains after death - with interest in what happens when a skeleton or body is burnt.

Burnt Bodies Skeletons Forensics Forensic Anthropology Human Remains

Dr. Raphael (Rafi) Hofstein

President & CEO · MaRS Innovation

Turning academic ideas into commercial realities

Corporate & Business Strategy Early-Stage Investing Life Sciences and Healthcare Technology Transfer Commercialization of Innovation

Lee Jackson

Motivational Speaker, Powerpoint Surgeon, Presentation Coach, Author · LeeJackson.org

Motivational Speaker on holistic success (in business and education), Powerpoint Surgeon, Presentation Coach, Author

Motivational Powerpoint Slides Success

Robert Hawkes, MSPA, PA-C

Expert in primary care medicine · Florida Gulf Coast University

Robert Hawkes focuses on emergency and out-patient medicine.

Geriatric Assessment Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Preventative Health Emergency Medicine Primary Care Medicine

Mike Brock

Associate Professor in Microeconomics · University of East Anglia

He explores how (and why) people behave in a more sustainable or environmental way.

Human Behaviour Towards Wildlife Behavioural Economics Economics Microeconomics Wildlife

Dr. David Cavan

Director of Policy and Programmes · International Diabetes Federation

Until 2014 Dr David Cavan was a Consultant Physician at the Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre Bournemouth, UK

Re-enablement Diabetes Diabetes Education

Vinny Lingham

Co-founder & CEO · gyft

Silicon Valley based Technology Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurship Small Business Startups Freemium Mobile

Robert Ashton

Big Society Advisor, Business Author and Consultant · Robert Ashton

A challenging speaker with a unique style. Every presentation is different, reflecting the needs of the event.

Big Society Social Enterprise Mental Health Business Networking

Barry Popkin, Ph.D.

W.R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor, Department of Nutrition & Adjunct Professor, Department of Economics · UNC at Chapel Hill

Dr. Barry Popkin is an expert on global nutrition.

Nutrition Noncommunicable Diseases Global Health Obesity in the U.S. Public Health

Roberta Fida

Associate Professor in Work Psychology · University of East Anglia

Her main interest is in workplace ethics & why people misbehave at work. This includes the link between workplace stress & aggression.

Self-Efficacy Work Psychology Workplace Ethics Workloads and Aggression Moral Disengagement

Jason Womack

Founder, Speaker, Author · The Jason Womack Company

Productivity and Workplace Performance Expert

Productivity Workplace Performance Time Management

Dr Jakob Vinther

Senior Lecturer · University of Bristol

Pioneer of ‘palaeocolour’ – studying and reconstructing fossil colour patterns

Dinosaur Camouflage Macroevolution Paleontology Dinosaurs Fossils

Anthony Wilkinson

Chief Executive · Federation of Management Systems

Building and Strengthening Organisations

Effective Quality Management The Management of Change Total Business Excellence

Donna Thomson

Author, Caregiving Activist · McMaster University

Author and Leader in family caregiving - disability and aging Instructor, McMaster University Vice-Chair, Kids Brain Health Network

Health Care Navigation Family Caregiving Resilience Strategic Advocacy Teaching, Coaching

Prof. David Greenwood

Professor, WMG · University of Warwick

Expert in transport electrification, including batteries, motors & power electronics from both a technology & a manufacturing standpoint

Industry Strategy Automotive Energy Storage Battery Systems Engineering Battery Scale-up Power Electronics

Dr Joseph Yannielli

Lecturer, History (Research) · Aston University

Joseph Yannielli’s main fields of interest are slavery and abolition, with a special focus on America during the nineteenth century.

Social Movements Slavery in the United States Slavery Abolition Slavery in West Africa

Diana Bell

Professor of Conservation Biology · University of East Anglia

Her research covers the risks from the trade in wildlife and how this leads to human disease.

Wildlife Disease Human Disease Conservation Biology Animal Parasites Viruses

Philippa White

Founder and CEO · The International Exchange

I believe in the power of business and leadership to solve some of the world’s biggest problems.

Intrapreneurship (Corporate Entrepreneurship) Cultural Intelligence & Intercultural Competence Sustainability Innovation Leadership