History, Arts & Literary Speakers

Within this section exists an immense body of work that enables us to understand the world we live in today and how it has been shaped. With world-leading historians, revered authors, traditional and modern artists our Speakers present on their areas of expertise to inform and inspire clients and their businesses.  This also includes speakers who are specialists on cultural trends and vital social issues, such as diversity and human rights we can challenge conventional thought and explore alternative ways of thinking.

Exclusive History, Arts & Literary speakers

Francis Wolff Speaker
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Francis Wolff
French Philosopher and Author
Jimmy Chamberlin Speaker
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Jimmy Chamberlin
Legendary musician and tech entrepreneur
Kirby Ferguson Speaker
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Kirby Ferguson
Viral Film Producer
Jane Green Speaker
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Jane Green
New York Times Best-Selling Author and TV and Radio Contributor
Ali Tabrizi Speaker
Ali Tabrizi Speaker
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Ali Tabrizi
Filmmaker, Conservationist and Director of Netflix’s groundbreaking documentary, Seaspiracy
Merlin Sheldrake Speaker
Merlin Sheldrake Speaker
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Merlin Sheldrake
Biologist and bestselling author of Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds, and Shape Our Futures
Georgina Godwin Speaker
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Georgina Godwin
Accomplished Speaker on geopolitics and skilled moderator
Bernardine Evaristo Speaker
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Bernardine Evaristo
Booker Prize Winner 2019, Sunday Times Bestseller
David Lough Speaker
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David Lough
Historian, Author and Broadcaster
Jeff Benedict Speaker
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Jeff Benedict
Best-Selling Author & Special Features Writer, Sports Illustrated

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History, Arts & Literary speakers

Will Gompertz Speaker
Will Gompertz Speaker
Will Gompertz
Director of Arts and Learning, The Barbican and BBC Arts Editor (2009-21)
Giles Duley Speaker
Giles Duley
Award-Winning Humanitarian Photographer
Yuval Noah Harari Speaker
Yuval Noah Harari
Expert on World History
Matthew Syed Speaker
Matthew Syed
Award-winning Sports Journalist
Alan Levinovitz Speaker
Alan Levinovitz
Philosopher of 'Naturalness'
Elif Shafak Speaker
Elif Shafak Speaker
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Elif Shafak
Insightful and inspirational speaker on issues of equality, identity, new humanism, spirituality and geopolitics internationally.
Ruth E. Carter Speaker
Ruth E. Carter
Academy Award-Nominated Costume Designe; Best Known for Her Work on "Selma" & Marvel's "Black Panther"
Jude Kelly Speaker
Jude Kelly
Foremost thought leaders on gender, creativity, diversity and inclusion
David Lough Speaker
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David Lough
Historian, Author and Broadcaster
Conrad Black Speaker
Conrad Black
Founder of the National Post
James Glancy Speaker
James Glancy Speaker
James Glancy
Filmmaker, wildlife conservationist and former Royal Marines Commando officer
Glennon Doyle Speaker
Glennon Doyle
Author and activist known for her #1 New York Times bestsellers Untamed and Love Warrior
Ali Tabrizi Speaker
Ali Tabrizi Speaker
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Ali Tabrizi
Filmmaker, Conservationist and Director of Netflix’s groundbreaking documentary, Seaspiracy
Nahum Speaker
Nahum Speaker
Nahum
Internationally renowned artist and first person to launch an interactive artwork to space
Merlin Sheldrake Speaker
Merlin Sheldrake Speaker
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Merlin Sheldrake
Biologist and bestselling author of Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds, and Shape Our Futures
June Sarpong Speaker
June Sarpong
British TV Presenter and award-winning author.
Robyn Kanner Speaker
Robyn Kanner Speaker
Robyn Kanner
Senior Creative Director of the Biden/Harris Presidential Campaign
Bradley Hope Speaker
Bradley Hope Speaker
Bradley Hope
Co-Author, New York Times bestseller Billion Dollar Whale
Sonita Alleyne Speaker
Sonita Alleyne
Master of Jesus College, Cambridge
Ada Calhoun Speaker
Ada Calhoun
Award-Winning Journalist and Author of New York Times Bestseller “Why We Can’t Sleep” (2020)