Next NNN:
Lunchtime Sunday 27th - Lunchtime Tuesday 29th September, Oxford

Participants

“Take an eclectic group of 200 interesting and interested people hand-picked from the worlds of business, culture, academia, policy, technology and media - approximate to the number of countries in the world. Put them together for 100 hours of curated conversation and connection and you have an intelligent knowledge network of new friends, colleagues, and a way of seeing and understanding the world. This is what Names Not Numbers is about ”

Julia Hobsbawm, founder, Names Not Numbers

2015 Spring NNN Participants included the following, we hope you will join the list in Oxford in September:

  • David Aaronovitch, Commentator, The Times
  • Professor Mohamed Abdel-Maguid, Head of the Department of Science and Technology, UCS Suffolk
  • David Abraham, Chief Executive Officer, Channel 4
  • Gloria Abramoff, Managing Director, Tonic Productions
  • Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, Columnist, The Independent
  • Iain Anderson, Director, Chief Corporate Counsel, Cicero Group
  • Amanda Andrews, Head of Communications Strategy and Research, Vodafone
  • Tamer Asfahani, Director, Magdoos Media Ltd.
  • James Ashton, Executive Editor, London Evening Standard
  • Anne Ashworth, Assistant Editor (Property & Finance), The Times
  • Elizabeth Baldwin, Commercial Director, Harvard Business Review
  • Peter Bale, Digital Editorial Expert and ei Ambassador
  • Kane Balkwill, Analyst, Ctrl-Shift
  • Stephen Barber, Group Managing Director & Group Head ofCommunications, Pictet Group
  • Simon Barrow, Creator of The Employer Brand, SBA
  • Nigel Barton, Founder, Wyrd
  • Vernon Baxter, Managing Director, Investor Publishing
  • Rosemary Beaver, Head of International Regulatory Affairs, Lloyd's of London
  • Anna Belodedenko, Communications Manager, Barclays
  • Alexandra Birtles, Head of Customer Loyalty, TalkTalk
  • Lucy Blythe, Director, Philia International
  • Nina Bowman, Chairman and Founder, Platform505
  • Laura Bridgeman, Co-Founder & Director, Sonar
  • Emma Bridgewater, Founder, Emma Bridgewater
  • Kathleen Britain, Director, Community Investment, Barclays
  • Kharis Brooks, External Communications Assistant, Vodafone
  • Colin Brown, Ombudsman, Financial Ombudsman Service
  • Jess Brown, The Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival
  • Charlie Burgess, Editorial Director and Board Member, Editorial Intelligence
  • Di Burton, Managing Director, Cicada Communications
  • Jamie Byng, Managing Director, Canongate Books
  • Colin Byrne, CEO UK & EMEA, Weber Shandwick
  • Nigel Cameron, President and CEO, Centre for Policy on Emerging Technologies
  • Max Campbell, Film Director, Editorial Intelligence
  • Francis Carnwath, Director, the Aldeburgh Beach Lookout and The Art House
  • Rt Hon. Douglas Carswell MP, UKIP MP for Clacton
  • Jane Cattermole, Managing Director, Bay Tree VA
  • Karen Ciclitira, Associate Professor, University of Middlesex
  • Lysa Clavenna, Head of Innovation – Europe, Samsung
  • Judith Clegg, CEO, Takeout and Founder, Glasshouse and LiveKind
  • Kate Cogan, Creative Director, Group Communications, Pictet
  • Miles Cole, External Relations Project Manager, UCS Suffolk
  • Jane Cooper, Director of Communications & Brand, UNICEF UK
  • Fiona Cornes
  • Armand D'Angour, Classicist and Musician, Jesus College Oxford
  • Caroline Daniel, Editor of FT Weekend, Financial Times
  • Gaby Darbyshire, Framestore Ventures
  • Andrew Davidson, Consultant, Editorial Intelligence
  • Rt Hon. David Davis MP, Conservative MP for Haltemprice and Howden
  • Sarah Ducker, Managing Director, SJD Events
  • Sarah Dudney, Founder, Ignite Career
  • Esther Dyson, Founder, HICCup
  • Josh Falconer Roberts, Fellow, Year Here
  • Tim Fenton, News Media Consultant
  • Patrick Fleming, Head of Business Change, St Pancras Campus, British Library
  • Stephen Fleming, CEO, FlemingPR and Editor, eiDigest
  • Dominic Frisby, Comedian and Financial Writer
  • John Gapper, Chief Business Commentator, Financial Times
  • Adam Gee, Commissioning Editor, Channel 4
  • Emma Gervasio, Director, Accenture Digital, Accenture
  • Jodie Ginsberg, CEO, Index on Censorship
  • Daniel Glaser, Director, Science Gallery London, King's College London
  • Charles Goldsmith, Head of Media Relations, Cambridge Judge Business School
  • Harvey Goldsmith CBE, Managing Director, Artist Promotion Management
  • Jonathan Goldsmith, Psychotherapist, Coach and Trainer, Be More You
  • Daisy Goodwin, Writer and Producer, Daisy Goodwin Productions
  • John Gordon, CEO, How To Academy
  • Ivo Gormley, Founder and CEO, GoodGym
  • Ian Grojnowski, Professor, Cambridge University
  • Viv Groskop, Columnist, The Guardian
  • Anne Groves, Director, Taylor Bennett Foundation
  • Matthew Gwyther, Editor, Management Today
  • Sophie Hackford, Director WIRED Consulting and WIRED Education, WIRED
  • Liam Halligan, Economics Commentator, The Telegraph
  • Professor Simon Hallsworth, Executive Dean for the Faculty of Arts, Business and Applied Social Science, UCS Suffolk
  • Tony Halmos, Director of Public Relations, City of London Corporation
  • Ben Hammersley, Writer, Technologist and Founder, Dangerous Precedent
  • Patricia Hamzahee, Founder, Integriti Capital
  • Guto Harri, Director of Communications, News UK
  • Dr. Margaret Heffernan, Entrepreneur, CEO and Writer
  • Tommy Helsby, Chairman, Kroll and Editorial Intelligence
  • Mark Henderson, Head of Communications, Wellcome Trust
  • Helga Henry, Director, Creative Shift
  • Gilbert Hill, Managing Director, Governor Technology
  • Julia Hobsbawm, Founder, Editorial Intelligence and Hon Visiting Prof, Cass Business School and UCS Suffolk
  • Rachel Horigan, eiClub Co-Ordinator, Editorial Intelligence
  • Kirsty Hurrell, Special Events Manager, Editorial Intelligence
  • Professor Iain Hutchison, Professor of Oral and Facial Surgery, Saving Faces, The Facial Surgery Research Foundation
  • Keiko Itoh, Writer
  • Alison Jackson, Contemporary Artist
  • Shireen Jilla, Novelist, Bloomsbury Reader
  • Tim Johns, Partner, Change Agency
  • Lequan Johnson, Account Executive, The Red Consultancy
  • Rachel Johnson, Author and Columnist, Mail on Sunday
  • Evan Jones, Head of Community Services, St. Giles Trust
  • Professor Steve Jones, Professor Emeritus of Genetics, University College London
  • Andrew Keen, Writer
  • Cillian Keiran, CEO, CKSK
  • Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, Principal, Mansfield College, Oxford
  • Zella King, Co-Founder, Personal Boardroom
  • Matthew Kirk, Group External Affairs Director, Vodafone
  • Catherine Landsman
  • David Landsman OBE, Executive Director, Tata Limited
  • Gemma Lines, Head of Graduate Marketing, Recruitment and Development, Citi
  • Richard Lister, Provost and Chief Executive, UCS Suffolk
  • Julia Llewellyn Smith, Author & Journalist, The Telegraph
  • John Lloyd, Contributing Editor, Financial Times
  • Joyce Lorigan, Group Communications Director, Macmillan Publishing
  • Justine Lutterodt, Director, Centre for Synchronous Leadership
  • Sarah MacDonald, Head of External Relations, Macmillan Science, Macmillan Science and Education
  • Tom Maddocks, Course Director, Media Training Associates
  • Robert Madelin, Director-General, European Commission
  • Claudia Mair, Consultant, Taylor Bennett
  • Harriet Mallinson, Senior Communications Manager EMEA, Financial Times
  • Holly Marriott, Virtual Assistant, Eighteen o Four
  • Henry Mason, Managing Director, Trendwatching.com
  • Ravi Mattu, Technology Editor, Financial Times
  • Alison McFarlane, Executive Director, Writers’ Centre Norwich
  • Jonathan Miller, Theatre and Opera Director, Doctor and Lecturer
  • Dr. Rachel Miller
  • Leo Mirani, Technology Correspondent, Quartz
  • Rebecca Mitchell, Partner, Maitland
  • John Mitchinson, Co-Founder and Publisher, Unbound
  • Jon Morley, Programme Director, Writers’ Centre Norwich
  • Geoff Mulgan, Chief Executive, NESTA
  • Toby Mundy, Managing Director, Toby Mundy Associates
  • Shafi Musaddique, Research Assistant, Editorial Intelligence and Freelance Journalist
  • Laura Musins, Office Manager, Editorial Intelligence
  • Sanjay Nazerali, Global Chief Strategy Officer, Carat Global
  • Heather Newill, Director, AEM International Ltd
  • Paul Noble, Creative Director, Spiritland and Monocle 24
  • Ruth Nye, Associate Director, Good Relations
  • Dan O'Connor, Head of Humanities and Social Science, Wellcome Trust
  • Ellen O'Neill, Creative Director, The Paley Centre for Media
  • Clare Parsons, Co-Founder & Chairman, Lansons
  • Christina Patterson, Freelance Journalist & Broadcaster
  • Laline Paull, Author, Madam Forager Ltd
  • Matt Peacock, Group Director of Corporate Affairs, Vodafone
  • Judy Piatkus, Founder, ConsciousCafe
  • Anne Pictet, Lawyer
  • Natasha Plowright, Director of Communications, Photographer's Gallery
  • Sandhini Poddar, Adjunct Curator, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
  • Ben Preston, Editor, Radio Times
  • Alexandra Pringle, Group Editor-in-Chief, Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
  • Lord Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal, Cambridge University
  • David Rigg, Managing Director, Project Associates Ltd
  • Harry Ritchie, Writer, Author of "English for the Natives"
  • Lucinda Rogers, Artist and Illustrator
  • Lena Roland, Knowledge Officer, Warc
  • Tim Rowan-Robinson, Chairman, Thorpeness and Aldeburgh Hotels Ltd
  • Sarah Ryan, Head of Communications, Europe, Vodafone Group
  • Philippe Sands QC, Professor of Law, UCL
  • Laura Sandys MP, Conservative MP for South Thanet
  • Sir William Sargent, CEO and Co-Founder, Framestore
  • Professor Simon Schama, Professor, Columbia University and Contributing Editor, Financial Times
  • Mark Schmid, Managing Director, Halpern, The & Partnership
  • Habie Schwarz, Photographer and Research Director, Spotlight Research and Consultancy
  • Anthony Seldon, Master, Wellington College
  • Elif Shafak, Author
  • Geraldine Sharpe-Newton, President, The Media Society and eiAmbassador
  • Alice Sherwood, Senior Visiting Research Fellow, King's Policy Institute, King's College London, eiAmbassador
  • Juliet Simmons, Founder, Piece of Cake
  • Michael Simpson, Programme Manager, Year Here
  • Lesley Smith, Director Public Policy, Amazon
  • Stevie Spring, Chairman, ITG Groups
  • James Sproule, Chief Economist and Director of Policy, Institute of Directors
  • Stefan Stern, Visiting Professor, Cass Business School and Financial Times, Guardian and Labourlist
  • Mary Strang
  • Rick Stroud, Director, Producer and Writer
  • Fiona Thorne, Non-executive Director, Editorial Intelligence
  • Brigitte Trafford, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Virgin Media
  • Poppy Trowbridge, Consumer Affairs Correspondent, Sky News
  • Janice Turner, Commentator, The Times
  • Bernard Van Bunnik, CEO, GE Money Home Lending
  • Beatrice Vincent, Campaigns Implementation Adviser, Shell International Limited
  • Dr Lisa Wade, Head of Department, Department of Arts and Humanities, UCS Suffolk
  • Matthew Wadsworth, International Lutenist and Entrepreneur, Good Food Talks Ltd
  • Simon Walker, Director General, Institute of Directors
  • Sir Mark Walport, Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science
  • Lucy Ward, Journalist, The Guardian
  • Sarah Weir, Chief Executive Office, Waddesdon Manor
  • Ella Weston, Director of Stream, WPP
  • Carol-Ann White, Director, Clarity Consulting Services
  • Jon White, Hon. Professor, School of Journalism, Media and Culture, Cardiff University
  • Caroline Wiseman, Director, Caroline Wiseman Modern and Contemporary
  • Professor Baroness Alison Wolf CBE, Sir Roy Griffiths Professor of Public Sector Management, Kings College London
  • Adrian Wooldridge, Management Editor and Schumpeter Columnist, The Economist
  • Roger Wright, Director, Aldeburgh Music
  • Peter York, Cultural Commentator & Associate, Editorial Intelligence
  • Ed Young, Tesco
  • Meike Ziervogel, Publisher and Novelist, Peirene Press