david rowanDavid Rowan is the well-known founder and Editor-at-Large of WIRED UK, the award-winning technology-and-innovations magazine that stays ahead of the trends transforming our world. He is an expert authority and highly in demand speaker on the subjects of innovation, technology and future trends.

In the past year alone David has taken over 120 flights to investigate the companies and entrepreneurs changing our world, recently spending time with the founders of WhatsApp, LinkedIn, Google, Spotify, Nest and countless other disruptive start-ups from Israel to China.

David is an expert in his sector and one of the most in demand speakers worldwide on business, innovation and disruptive technology and future facing themes. He has chaired and moderated high-profile events for the UK and French governments, for Google Zeitgeist and TED Global, for international banks and Fortune 100 companies.

He relates emerging technologies and changing business models to a variety of sectors from finance and manufacturing to aviation and e-commerce.