Meet our Keynote Speakers

We are delighted to announce our six outstanding keynote speakers who will be sharing their expert knowledge throughout Digital 2020. For the first time in our history, we are inviting non-Members of the ISF, as well Members, to experience Digital 2020, the ISF World Congress by tuning in to watch our Keynote speaker programme.

Meet our speakers below, and if you are a non-Member register your interest at the bottom of the page.


Sir Bob Geldof


Sir Bob Geldof is best known for organising the 2005 Live 8 and 1985 Live Aid benefit concerts. Nominated seven times for The Nobel Peace Prize, Sir Bob is a passionate activist and humanitarian who has great insight into the socio-political arena, and how good leadership, social activism and investment can help combat global poverty issues.






Dr Hannah Fry


Hannah is a mathematician, lecturer and broadcaster. She uses mathematical models to study patterns in human behaviour, with many applications, including, retail, terrorism, transportation and urban crime. She has authored several books. Her latest, “Hello World: How to be human in the age of the machine” was shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction. Online, her YouTube videos have clocked up millions of views, including her popular TED talk, the Mathematics of Love.




Dame Inga Beale


Inga is a businesswoman and the former CEO of Lloyd’s of London, the first woman to be promoted to this position in over three centuries of the company’s history. She is known for leading the global insurance and reinsurance market for five years, embedding modernisation and cultural change during her tenure. Throughout her career, Inga has been a strong proponent of inclusion and equality in the workplace and talks from experience about how to build an environment where people from all walks of life feel valued and can thrive at work.




Rik Ferguson


Rik is one of the leading experts in information security. He is a Special Advisor to Europol’s European Cyber Crime Centre (EC3). As Vice President for Security Research at Trend Micro, Rik researches online threats, the underground economy and is constantly on the look out for how the latest infrastructure changes will impact security for both end users and businesses.





Shoshana Zuboff


Shoshana has devoted her career to the study of the rise of the digital, its individual, organisational and social consequences and its relationship to the history and future of capitalism. She is the bestselling author of “The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The fight for a human future at the new frontier of power” which explores the emergence of surveillance capitalism as the dominant form of information capitalism in the twenty-first century.





Anders Indset


Anders is one of the world’s leading business philosophers, recognised as one of the management thinkers most likely to shape the future of how organisations are managed and led. By bridging the philosophy of the past with the technology and science of tomorrow, Anders shows how leaders can excel in the twenty-first century.

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