This presents a unique opportunity to hear these brilliant global speakers share their visionary insights on how the future of business will unfold and the rise of the intangible economy.
Mark is the Founding Director of the Lab-Center for Competitiveness, a think tank affiliated with the MOC network of Professor Michael E. Porter at Harvard Business School.
He serves in the Board of Directors of the Academy of Business and holds Fellowships with the Social Progress Imperative and with the Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils in Washington D.C.
He is a prolific author and his articles can be found on ResearchGate and his books on Amazon.
Mark consults in the area of Corporate Sustainability and Competitiveness worldwide, including Board of Directors, Communities and National Governments. He has advised the President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, on the systemic nature of the EU crisis and serves as a cross-theme contributor to the World Economic Forum’s reports on Innovation Driven Entrepreneurship in Europe as well as the Circular Economy.
Jonathan Haskel is Professor of Economics at Imperial College Business School, London and Director of the Doctoral Programme at the School. He was previously Professor at the Department of Economics, Queen Mary, University of London. He has taught at the University of Bristol and London Business School and been a visiting professor at the Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College, USA; Stern School of Business, New York University, USA; and the Australian National University.
He is an elected member of the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth (CRIW) and a research associate of the Centre for Economic Policy Research, the Centre for Economic Performance, LSE, and the IZA, Bonn. Since September 2015, he has been a member of the Financial Conduct Authority Competition Decisions Committee and the Payment System Regulator Enforcement and Competition Decisions Committee. He has been on the editorial boards of Economica, Journal of Industrial Economics and Economic Policy. Since February 2016, he has been a non-Executive Director of the UK Statistics Authority.
Between 2013 and 2016, he was an elected member of the Council of the Royal Economic Society and between November 2012 and December 2015, a member of the “Research, Innovation, and Science Policy Experts” (RISE) high level group advising the European Commissioner for Research, Innovation, and Science on policy.
He is the co-author with Stian Westlake of Capitalism Without Capital: The Rise of the Intangible Economy