2017 Speakers

Speakers 2017

 

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

 

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