Mark Shayler, author of Do Disrupt: Change The Status Quo or Become It
Sarah Black-Smith, Head of Manufacturing, Siemens, Congleton.
Sally Tallant, Director of Liverpool Biennial
Yaw Owusu, Creative Director, Nothin But The Music (NBTM)
Dr Ruth McKernan, Chief Executive, Innovate UK
Clemens Wangerin, Managing Director of vTime
James Timpson, Chief Executive of Timpson, a family retail business based in Manchester
Teresa Hitchcock is a Partner and head of safety health and environment at DLA Piper.
Steve Turner, Head of Future Cities, Manchester
Ken Cronin is the Chief Executive of the newly re-launched trade body UKOOG (UK Onshore Oil and Gas). UKOOG is the representative body for the UK onshore oil and gas industry including exploration, production and storage across both conventional and unconventional sources.
Suleman joined UK Power Networks in May 2015 as Director of Safety, Strategy & Support Services from Accenture where he was a Managing Director, leading the utility network operations practice in the UK.
Samuele Furfari earned a BSc degree in chemical engineering from the Free University of Brussels. He received his PhD from the same university with a thesis in the field of energy.