Posted on 11.11.22 by Sophie Hackford

Is software still eating the world?

In 2011, Marc Andreesen told us that software was eating the world. Software was picking off parts of our lives and owning them (friendships, banking, professional networking, food ordering…). A decade later… Read More

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Posted on 22.07.22 by JLA

New Additions – Summer 2022

At JLA we believe it is important to keep our database of speakers, presenters and performers up to date with the freshest talent available, below are the latest additions to the website…. Read More

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Posted on 08.02.22 by Adam Harkness

International Women’s Day speakers

With International Women’s day just around the corner, we here at JLA are always inundated with requests for inspirational women to speak about the subjects they’re passionate about, and 2022 is no… Read More

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Posted on 07.01.22 by Millie Thomas

Psychologist Speakers

Confused and brain fogged? How about a keynote speech to work out what’s going on in your head? We don’t know what’s going on anymore. The world has changed drastically in the… Read More

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Posted on 23.12.21 by Jessica Mears

Innovation Keynote Speakers

We’ve all heard the business quote ‘Innovate or die’ and heard cautionary tales of companies that failed to keep up with the times and fell by the wayside (I’m looking at you… Read More

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Posted on 06.12.21 by Jethro Fox

Political Forecasters for 2022

As the new year approaches, the climate at Westminster is becoming increasingly unpredictable. The newspapers are awash with countless stories about second jobs, misused donations, fast-tracked contracts, policy u-turns, advisors briefing against… Read More

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JLA Presents


Event - 30/04/2024 - 9:00 am

Speakers Breakfast

Understanding AI Now

Speakers
Priya Lakhani and Anne-Marie Imafidon

We were joined at 87 Barts Close by three brilliant speakers on a panel that delved into the complex world of Artificial Intelligence. Over the hour our panellists de-mystified AI, speaking about AI’s immense promise for enhancing our lives, alongside the apprehension it has generated regarding job security, privacy infringement, and ethical considerations.

Location

87 Barts Close, 87 Bartholomew Close, London, EC1A 7EB

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Event - 06/02/2024 - 9:00 am

Speakers Breakfast

Looking Ahead to International Women’s Day

Speakers
Samira Ahmed, Eniola Aluko, Julia Gillard, and Alex Mahon

We were joined by four fantastic speakers to look ahead at International Women’s Day. With the theme of this year’s event being #InspireInclusion, we were lucky enough to hear from four women who have each blazed a trail in their respective fields: CEO of Channel 4, Alex Mahon; the former Australian Prime Minister and Chair of Kings’ Global Institute of Women’s Leadership, Julia Gillard; one of the leading voices in football, Eniola Aluko MBE; and broadcaster and journalist, Samira Ahmed.

Location

Bishopsgate Institute, London

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