Anthony Gooch

Director, OECD Forum, OECD
Francesca Colombo

Head, Health Division, Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, OECD

Francesca Colombo oversees work on health, which aims at providing internationally comparable data on health systems and applying economic analysis to health policies, advising policy makers, stakeholders and citizens on how to respond to demands for more and better health care and make health systems more people centred. Major activities of the OECD Health Division cover trends in health spending; measuring of health care outcomes, activities and inputs; health care quality policies; assessing health system efficiency and value for money; long-term care systems and ageing; the economics of public health; pharmaceutical policies, new technologies and big data in health; and health workforce. Mrs Colombo has over 20 years of experience leading international activities on health and health systems. Over her career, she travelled extensively in Europe, South America and Asia, advising governments on health system policies and reforms. Follow me on Twitter @OECD_Social
Evan Selinger

Author, Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology

Evan Selinger is a Professor of Philosophy at Rochester Institute of Technology where tech-ethics (including AI) and privacy are his areas of expertise. A widely-published scholar, Evan’s latest book Re-Engineering Humanity (co-authored with Brett Frischmann, 2018) was selected as one of Guardian’s best books of 2018. Evan is committed to public engagement and has bylines in many newspapers and magazines, including in The New York Times, The Guardian, The Atlantic, Wired, Slate, and The Wall Street Journal. To enhance public policy, Evan has worked with legal and advocacy organizations like the ACLU, non-profit organizations like the Institute for Defense Analyses, think tanks like the Future of Privacy Forum, and companies like Facebook, Microsoft, and IKEA.
Sherry Turkle

Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology; Founding Director, MIT Initiative on Technology and Self, MIT

Lech Wałęsa

Founder, Lech Wałęsa Institute; Former President, Poland

Alex Romero

CEO and Founder , Alto Data Analytics

Alejandro Romero is the CEO and founder of Alto Data Analytics, a big data analytics agency focused on public data. Alto’s software analyzes in real-time data sources and delivers actionable insights, using proprietary, advanced analytics algorithms and AI. Before founding Alto, Alejandro was VP of Viacom for southern Europe, the Middle East and Africa and was Director of Strategic Partnerships at Yahoo! for Southern Europe; where he forged strategic partnerships with Microsoft and Google. Alejandro has helped companies form digital strategies in over 20 markets worldwide. Alejandro holds a Master of Science in Engineering in Electronics and Automation and MBA.
Rebecca Rumbul

Head of Research, mySociety

Rebecca holds a PhD in politics and governance, and has worked actively as a researcher for many years. Previously managing the work of the Wales Governance Centre and lecturing in Politics at Cardiff University, Rebecca was responsible for the development and establishment of mySociety’s research agenda, and has spoken widely on the impacts of civic technology both at practitioner and academic conferences. Rebecca has written several respected research reports on civic technology, and has articles on politics, governance and civic tech published in a number of peer-reviewed journals. In 2016, Rebecca won the ‘Best Paper Award’ at the Conference for eDemocracy and Open Government, and currently serves as Co-Chair of the OGRX Editorial Board. Rebecca is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and in 2015 was awarded a Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Fellowship. She is a regular political commentator in Wales, providing expert analysis to BBC Wales and ITV, and is a regular paper reviewer on BBC Radio Wales’ Good Morning Wales programme
Minouche Shafik

Director, London School of Economics

Jacinda Ardern

Prime Minister, New Zealand

Emmanuelle Quilès

President, Janssen (France)

Chiara Condi

President and Founder, LED BY HER

I am the founder of Led By HER, an organization that works on promoting innovation, women's rights and entrepreneurship.
Chema Alonso

Chief Data Officer, Telefónica

Wonhyuk Lim

Director of the Global Economy Research Division, Korea Development Institute

Bhaskar Chakravorti

Dean, Global Business and Founding Executive Director, The Fletcher School, Tufts University

Innovation, Inclusive Growth, Digital Economy, Global Business
Tarah Wheeler

Harvard University Belfer Cyber Fellow & International Security Fellow, New America

Zeger Vercouteren

Vice President Government Affairs EMEA, Johnson&Johnson

Anthony Zacharzewski

President, The Democratic Society

Dudu Mimran

CTO, Telekom Innovation Laboratories Israel

In recent 12 years, I’ve been the CTO of Telekom Innovation Laboratories in Israel and CTO of the Cyber Security Research Center at Ben-Gurion University. I consult the top management of different large enterprises on corporate transformation, innovation and data driven strategies. I co-founded multiple startups in different domains. My main areas of interest are in AI, Cyber Security, Big Data, IoT, Fintech, Blockchain and Telecommunications. I co-published over 50 patents and research papers, mostly with other highly talented colleagues. I occasionally write on my blog and in different media outlets. I also speak in public events on various topics. I love technology and fascinated by its impact on our life.
J.D. Taylor

Writer and researcher, Author of Island Story