Meet our education speakers


Joseph Chotard

Co-founder of MicDrop

Alexander Stubb

Served as Prime Minister, Finance Minister, Foreign Minister, Trade and Europe Minister of Finland

Femi Owolade-Coombes

Started coding at age 13, Awarded a Point of Light award from Theresa May

Hakeem Oluseyi

American astrophysicist, cosmologist, inventor, educator, science communicator, author, actor, and humanitarian.

Will Smith

Rapper, Songwriter, Actor and Producer

Ziauddin Yousafzai


Yasmin Al Bulushi

Spent her lifetime acquiring quality experience in Academics

Yanis Varoufakis

Served as Minister of Finance of Greece in 2015

William Atkinson

One of the UK's best head teachers, Sir William Atkinson works at Phoenix High School in Shepherd's Bush London and was the inspiration for Hope and Glory, a TV drama about low results made good, bad behaviour vanquished, and lives transformed.

Toby Young

Associate editor of the Spectator

Tim Peake

Astronaut and a former Space Station crew member

Susan Cain

Best-selling author of the groundbreaking book Quiet: The Power of Introverts

Sugata Mitra


Steve Brown

Steve presents for Countryfile and Springwatch and previously captained the London 2012 Paralympic Wheelchair Rugby team.

Stephen Heppell

Professor Stephen Heppell has been a professor since the 1980s

Sir Michael Wilshaw

Served as Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Education

Sean Covey


Samuel Betances

Passionate believer in equality

Rudy Ruettiger

Ruettiger’s life story was immortalized in the eponymous 1993 film

Rt Hon Lord Andrew Adonis

Labour MP and former Head of No.