Eímear Noone makes history as Oscars’ first female conductor

Our very own speaker and Irish composer Eímear Noone will be the first woman to conduct an orchestra at the Oscars. She will lead the 42-piece orchestra at the Academy Awards as it plays excerpts from five nominated scores on Sunday 9 February at the Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles, California. The Galway-born conductor was invited to take charge by Oscars’ …

Delighted to announce that Dr Mary Aiken was included in the 2019 special report on ‘Women in GovTech’ which highlights 55 women across the Asia Pacific region in tech roles who influence government’s use of technology.

HERE IS HER GOVINSIDER INTERVIEW: How do you use technology/policy to improve citizens’ lives? Tell us about your role or organisation. I am a Cyberpsychologist and Associate Professor in the Department of Law & Criminology at the University of East London. I am an Academic Advisor to Europol’s European Cyber Crime Centre (EC3). My research interests include AI & Fintech, …

Dr Jennifer Cassidy – New Speaker on Digital Diplomacy & Feminist Foreign Policy

Dr. Jennifer A. Cassidy is a Departmental Lecturer in Global Governance and Diplomacy at the University of Oxford, where she lectures on Diplomacy, International Law, Digital Diplomacy, and Women in Leadership. Her PhD from the University of Oxford focused on the unique and changing relationship between social media and foreign policy. With a specific focus on the evolving nature of …

Need to know how to negotiate your way in or out of a deal?

We are now representing Richard Mullender former hostage negotiator ……. RICHARD MULLENDER Former Lead Trainer at the National Hostage and Crisis Negotiation Unit, Scotland Yard Richard Mullender worked as a detective investigating serious crimes. Then one life-changing day he trained to become a hostage negotiator.His skills were so well regarded that he was appointed Lead Trainer at Scotland Yard’s National …

We are now representing Quant Expert Damiano Brigo

Damiano Brigo is one of the few top academics with a real knowledge of the financial industry. With more than twenty years of industry experience, Damiano has worked on risk management, valuation and hedging and quantitative methods in finance in many financial institutions, from commercial banks to investment banks, rating agencies and financial services firms. He has provided executive education …

The Puzzle of Economic Progress – by Diane Coyle for Project Syndicate

Aug 13, 2019 DIANE COYLE Current academic research – into the impact of new technologies, the economics of innovation, and the quality of management, for example – may be providing ever more pieces of the puzzle. But many crucial questions about economic progress remain unanswered, and others have not yet even been properly posed. CAMBRIDGE – Do we know how economies …