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We are delighted that many leading speakers have confirmed their participation at the 2019 Digital Summit in Dublin.

  • Jonathan McCrea, Broadcaster and Founder Whipsmart Media (Moderator)

  • Alex Cooney, CEO, Cybersafe Ireland
  • Professor Andrew Przybylski, Director of Research at the Oxford Internet Institute
  • Aoife Sexton, Chief Privacy Officer, Trúata
  • Catelijne Muller, President and Founder of ALLAI and Member of the EU High Level Expert Group on AI
  • Claire Bury, Deputy Director General,DG Connect, European Commission
  • Conrad Wolfram, CEO, (European) Wolfram Research
  • Professor Diane Coyle, Co-Director, Bennett Institute for Public Policy at the University of Cambridge
  • Dr. Donna O’Shea, HoD Computer Science, Cork IT, Cyber Ireland
  • Dr. Edwina Dunne, Business Director, Grandpad
  • Eleanor Daly, General Counsel, Fexco
  • Eline Chivot, Senior Policy Analyst, Centre for Data Innovation
  • Erik O’Donovan, Head of Digital Economy Policy, IBEC
  • Gerry Cross, Director, Policy & Risk, Central Bank, Ireland
  • Giovanni Buttarelli, European Data Protection Supervisor
  • Harold Hislop, Chief Inspector, Dept. Education & Skills, Ireland
  • Isolde Goggin, Chairperson, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC)
  • Dr. James Luke, CTO for the Global Business Services’ Public Sector account, UK and Ireland, IBM
  • Dr. Jane Suiter, Director of the Institute for Future Media and Journalism (FuJo), Dublin City University (DCU)
  • Jen Gennai, Head of Responsible Innovation, Global Affairs, Google
  • John Frank, Vice President, European Union Government Affairs, Microsoft
  • John Naughton, Director, Press Fellowship Programme, Wolfson College, Cambridge
  • Jules Polonetsky, CEO, The Future of Privacy Forum
  • Dr. Karlin Lillington, Irish Times columnist
  • Liam Maxwell, Director, Government Transformation, AWS
  • Dr. Lucy Fallon-Byrne, Assistant Secretary Reform, Dept. Public Expenditure and Reform, Ireland
  • Dr. Martyn Farrows, COO, Soapbox Labs
  • Professor Manuela Veloso, Head of AI research, J.P. Morgan and, Professor at Carnegie Mellon University
  • Professor Mark Ferguson, Director General, Science Foundation Ireland and Chief Scientific Adviser to the Government of Ireland
  • Meg Chang, Public Policy Manager, Elections, Facebook
  • Michael McGrath, Group Head IT, UDG Healthcare plc.
  • Moojan Asghari, Cofounder,Women in AI
  • Muiris O’Connor, Head of R&D and Health Analytics, Irish Dept. of Health
  • Dr. Nora Khaldi, Founder and CSO at Nuritas
  • Nicholas Banasevic, HoD DG Comp, Antitrust cases – IT, Internet, Consumer Electronics, European Commission
  • Dr. Patricia Scanlon, Founder and CEO, Soapbox Labs
  • Paul Hofheinz, President, and Co-Founder at the Lisbon Council
  • Dr. Petra Wilson, Managing Director, Health Connected Partners
  • Peter Oakes, Founder, Fintech Ireland
  • Richard Browne, Principal Officer, Internet Policy, Dept. of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Ireland
  • Rose Luckin, Directror of EDUCATE at University College London (UCL)
  • Professor Sakir Sezer, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Queen’s University Belfast (QUB)
  • Soren Gaard, Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Industry Business and Financial Affairs, Denmark
  • Professor Theodore Christakis, Professor of Law, Université Grenoble Alpes, French National Digital Council
  • Una Fitzpatrick, Director, Technology Ireland, IBEC
  • Dr. Veronica Barassi, Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Media, Comms & Cultural Studies, University of London