Professor of Computer Science, Human Media Interaction Group & Scientific Director of the DesignLab at the University of Twente, in The Netherlands.
Talita Ferreira is an experienced C-Suite executive, non-executive director, entrepreneur and thought leader who provides keynote presentations and workshops on topics including building an authentic culture and effective change leadership.
She understands the financial language of business, strategy, and risk as an experienced Chief Financial Officer and balances this with her experience as an Executive Board Director for human resources, helping organisations and leaders to transform. Talita has led and implemented award-winning, cultural transformational programmes for organisations and leaders in the financial services and automotive sectors, within global brands and multiple countries.
Cyriel Kortleven brings almost 20 years hands-on experience in the domain of creativity and innovation and is an established inspirational speaker on the topic of Change Mindset. After finishing his studies as a Commercial Engineer and working several years as a management consultant in different industries, he made a career switch and chose to explore the domain of Creativity and Innovation. He found that his real passion could thrive during his time at the Centre of Development of Creative Thinking in Antwerp.
Thimon De Jong, strategic foresight expert and passionate, interactive speaker.
Examining how human behaviour and societal change influence business has never been more important. Syncing a business strategy with rapid societal changes and dynamic human behaviour is a challenge. Luckily, a new style of expert has emerged, with De Jong proving one of the most successful. Able to use socio-psychological and cultural change to meet the strategic needs of different industries, it is little wonder he is becoming one of the most sought after speakers of his generation.
Niro Sivanathan is an Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour at the London Business School. He writes, consults, teaches and is a much sought after keynote speaker and executive education trainer at company and industry conferences across the world covering topics such as Influence and Persuasion, Negotiation Strategies, Decision-Making, Leading Teams and Diversity/Inclusion.