Keynote speaker, Shivvy Jervis, is one of the world’s most trusted, female voices covering human-centred innovation. Each day she helps millions discover the incredible innovations that will get business and society “future ready”.
How will breakthroughs such as emotionally aware AI, augmented commerce and next-gen connectivity drive sustainable progress for our cities, health and livelihoods? What’s the best way to protect our digital identity or the most fascinating jobs or skills for 2022 and beyond? And how can we apply discoveries about our brain chemistry – such as the science behind why we give up – to build more engaged workforces?
These are just a few of the many developments Shivvy studies and presents to enthralled audiences. To date she has headlined over 600 keynotes and broadcasts. She is lauded by both the World Economic Forum and TED Talks for her “remarkable capacity to make the complex accessible and separate the relevant from the noise” (Bruno Giussani, Global Curator, TED Talks)
Named one of Britain’s leading ‘Women of the Year’ and a ‘Champion of Change.’ These are together with 24 other accolades. Shivvy is also one of Europe’s most booked female forecasters for three years running.
Her research is trusted by over 200 organisations. These include the likes of Microsoft, the United Nations, Salesforce, Lenovo and the UK Government’s digital division.
In essence Shivvy champions a move from our current phase of ‘Industry 4.0’ to a more human-centred reality – one she calls Humanity 5.0
Shivvy also has strong roots in investigative broadcasting. A former contributor to CNN Asia and Reuters for six years, she has produced over 400+ hours of programming. She has presented a two-part documentary for Discovery Channel, and previously created two streaming video series’ that drew a 14 million-strong audience during their five year run.
“Shivvy’s talk [on the future of work] was everyone’s favourite session…. both because of the powerful content and also the sheer energy of her delivery.” Harry Gaskell, Practice Leader, E&Y
“Shivvy is to innovation what Brian Cox or Bear Grylls are to their fields – a true expert with tremendous charisma.” Ed Vaizey, Former Digital Minister UK
“As the host of our live debate broadcasts, Shivvy was straight talking on business topics in an open, authentic and engaging way. Outstanding!” Stella Medlicott, CMO, Ericsson
“Shivvy has the unique ability to address complex themes in a meaningful and human-centred manner. A thought leader beyond compare” Dr William Hoffman, Director, World Economic Forum
“Incredible insights that elevated our e-stage… an intellectual feed to help the 2000+ audience navigate the new norm” Dzuleira Bakar, CEO, Malaysian Chamber of Commerce
“Shivvy has a rare capability of combining the power of upcoming new tech and predicting the megatrends that could be caused by them.” Parvinder Kalra, Chief of Tech & Skills, AND Digital
“An incredible keynote from Shivvy speaking about hunting down human-centred advancements. Truly insightful” John Appleby, CEO Avantra
“Shivvy uncovered the most meaningful breakthroughs from science, psychology and sociology in our Hager Forum talk. It was fantastic.” Daniel Hager, CEO, Hager Forum