Speakers 2017


Speaker highlights

Nigel Tipple

Chief Executive Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)

Nicola McConville

Partner Penningtons Manches

Sarah Turner

Angel Investor Angel Academe

All speakers

David Alexander

Director Rice University Space Institute

Hugh Bettesworth

Chief Executive Mirada Medical

John Boyle

Chief Executive Mirada Medical

Rob Buckingham

Director UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA)

Susan Burton

CEO Classlist

Hugh Chamberlain

UK Corporate Social Responsibility Lead Johnson & Johnson

Phil Clare

Associate Director, Research Services and Head of Knowledge Exchange University of Oxford

Annabel Denham

Programmes Director The Entrepreneurs Network

Nick Edwards

Chairman MedInnovate

Keith Errey

CEO Isansys Lifecare

Mark Evans

CEO Adaptix Ltd

Martin Fiennes

Principal Oxford Sciences Innovation

Stephen Fisher

Fellow and Tutor in Political Sociology Department of Sociology, University of Oxford

Alistair Fitt

Vice-Chancellor Oxford Brookes University

Paul Flanagan

Advisor Creative Mobile OU

Liberty Foreman

CEO and Co-founder BeamLine Diagnostics

Gary Frank

Co-Founder FAB Accelerator

Nicola Gardiner

Director Nicola Gardiner Executive Search

Sian Gaskell

Founder and Managing Director CubanEight

Barbara Ghinelli

Harwell Campus Business Development Director Science & Technology Facilities Council

Roy Gunter

Partner Mobility Ventures

Grant Hayward

Director Collaborent

Thomas Hellmann

Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Saïd Business School, Oxford University

Andy Hill

CEO Smart Matrix

John Holden

Fund Principal Foresight Group

Simon Jackman

Senior Innovation Fellow University of Oxford

Ellen J

Researcher University of Oxford, Green Templeton and z360i

Ann Kramer

CEO The Electrospinning Company

Charles Leadbeater

Author Globally Renowned Innovation and Education Guru

Katie Leviten

Partner JamJar Investments

Alastair MacKenzie

Enterprise Europe Network Innovation Specialist Oxford Innovation

Mark Mann

Innovation Manager for the Humanities & Social Sciences Oxford University Innovation

Kevin Maynard

Business Manager Oxford Brookes University

Tom McCarthy

CEO Molecule 2 Medicine

Nicola McConville

Partner Penningtons Manches

Alex Minchin

Founder & Managing Director Zest Digital

Thor Mitchell

Chief Product Officer Crowdcube

Eileen Modral

Investment Network Manager OION

Darryl Mootsoosamy

Community Builder B Lab UK

Peter Nolan

Chief Business Officer Oxford BioMedica

Mireille Owen-Hughes

Business Partnership Adviser delivering Enterprise Europe Network services Oxford Innovation

Michael Penington

Partner Longwall Venture Partners

Kevin Pojasek

Vice President, Director of Corporate Strategy Immunocore

Jason Purvor

Head of Sales and Marketing Droplet Computing

Alex Robinson

Associate Dehns

Juliet Rogan

Head of High Growth & Entrepreneurs Barclays

Les Russell

Chairman and Founder OrganOx

Erinch Sahan

Head of Private Sector Team Oxfam

Sue Staunton

Partner James Cowper Kreston

Daniel Talbot-Ponsonby

Partner - Chartered and European Patent Attorney Marks & Clerk

Alison Talbot

Head of Charities Penningtons Manches

Jens Tholstrup

Managing Director Oxford Investment Opportunity Network

Nigel Tipple

Chief Executive Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)

Philip Towler

Partner Dehns

Sarah Turner

Angel Investor Angel Academe

Richard Venables

Director VSL & Partners

Renee Watson

Head of Explosions The Curiosity Box

Mark White

Investment Director Midven

Philip Webber

Partner Dehns

Adam Workman

Head of New Ventures Support and Funding Oxford University Innovation

Clare Wright

Co-founder and Director of Community Classlist