Apply to Speak at the CogX Festival 2021

Join the debate with leading figures in government, academia and activism, and the titans of industry

While COVID-19 continues to be immensely challenging, we want to embrace the opportunity technology gave us to connect and open up CogX to a much bigger, national and global audience. We pride ourselves on putting the leading voices from the industry, academia and government onstage at our events. We’re always looking to collaborate with more voices to create engaging content for our attendees.

Apply today for the opportunity to take the stage at our annual festival, CogX (14th June – 16th June 2021). Debate with leading figures in government, academia and activism, and the titans of industry. We are always on the lookout for influential voices to speak to our community on “How do we get the next 10 years right?”

The 2021 Speakers

Matthew McConaughey
Actor & Author
Margrethe Vestager, Commissioner for Competition & EVP A Europe Fit for the Digital Age, European Commission
June Sarpong

Director of Creativity, BBC

Daphne Koller

CEO & Founder of insitro; Coursera, Co-Founder and Board Member of Engageli, insitro

Steen Jakobsen, Chief Economist, Saxo Bank
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Professor & Director, “Self-Assembly Lab, MIT”

Elizabeth Yin

General Partner, Hustle Fund

Tahmima Anam


Sally Walker

Founder, Human Digital Thinking, Former Director Cyber, GCHQ

Adrian Joseph,

Managing Director, Group AI & Data Solutions, BT

How do we get the next 10 years right?

The world’s largest gathering of CEOs, Entrepreneurs, Academics, Artists, Activists & Policy Makers working to realise the biggest transformational opportunities of our time and how we address the challenges along the way.