Speakers

Matthew Luhn
Matthew Luhn
Top Creativity Keynote Speaker, Former Pixar Animator - Story Artist, and Author

 

Matthew Luhn is an accomplished storyteller, instructor, motivational keynote speaker, and story consultant with over 20 years’ experience creating stories and characters at Pixar Animation Studios. Alongside his story work in Hollywood, Matthew works with Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurs, and other professionals how to craft and tell stories that bridge the gap between business and heart to build stronger brands and business communication.

Dame Stephanie Shirley CH
Dame Stephanie Shirley CH
Philanthropist, Author,
Entrepreneur

 

Dame Stephanie (86) is a successful IT entrepreneur turned philanthropist. In 1962, she founded a pioneering all-woman software company in the UK, which was ultimately valued at $3 billion and made millionaires of 70 of her male and female team. Since retiring in 1993, her focus has been increasingly on philanthropy, focused on IT and her late son’s condition of autism.

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Debbie Foley
Debbie Foley
Global Head of Employer Brand and Talent Attraction, Shell



Debbie’s rich and varied career at Shell is built on a passion for customers and an obsession for developing high-performing teams. Her 21-year international career spans a variety of country, regional and global roles in Sales, Operations, HR, Business Development, and Marketing. Today, Debbie is charged with leading the global strategies to deliver Shell’s diverse talent attraction needs in a dynamic, challenging and changing climate for the energy industry.

Emma Taylor
Emma Taylor
People Director, UK & ROI, Tesco Stores Ltd

 

Emma joined Tesco in 2001 as part of the Graduate scheme. As part of her development, she completed a number of roles across the business including People Plan Manager, Great Place to Work Programme manager, Personnel Manager and People Director for UK Business Partnering. In 2018, Emma was appointed to her current role as People Director for UK & ROI.

LinkedIn Speakers

Jon Addison
Jon Addison
Head of Talent Solutions, UK
LinkedIn

 

As Head of LinkedIn’s UK Talent Solutions business, Jon is responsible for leading its strategic direction, empowering companies with the data and tools they need to identify and engage the right talent, and fuelling business growth for customers. Together with his team, Jon helps Search and Staffing, B2B and Corporate clients attract, recruit and empower the best talent for their businesses.

Jim Bell
Jim Bell
Chief Marketing Officer
Glint



Jim Bell is Glint’s chief marketing officer, responsible for all aspects of Glint’s marketing and business development. Before Glint, Jim led global marketing and alliances as CMO at Jaspersoft, leading up to its acquisition by TIBCO Software. Under Jim’s leadership, the Jaspersoft team won the prestigious SiriusDecisions ROI award in 2014 for excellence in sales and marketing integration. Prior to Jaspersoft, Jim led marketing for SmartTurn and Electric Cloud.