At JLA we believe it is important to keep our database of conference speakers, awards hosts and performers up to date with the freshest talent available, below are some of the latest additions we have added to the website this Autumn.
Peter Cardwell is the Political Editor at TalkRadio. Before that he was a Special Adviser to two Northern Ireland Secretaries, a Home Secretary, Housing Secretary and Justice Secretary, and wrote the book The Secret Life of Special Advisers.
View Peter Cradwell‘s speaker profile here.
Best known for appearing in the hit Netflix documentary The Tinder Swindler, Cecilie Fjellhøy used her experience to make people aware of fraud and financial problems. She gives an insight into what fraud victims go through, and what they face on the other side.
View Cecilie Fjellhøy‘s speaker profile here.
Hamza Yassin is a wildlife cameraman and presenter recognised for his appearances on Countryfile, The One Show and This Morning. His appearance on the latest series of Strictly Come Dancing quickly made him a fan favourite and he has achieved impressive high scores.
View Hamza Yassin‘s speaker profile here.
Riyadh Khalaf is an Iraqi – Irish presenter, author, LGBTQ+ activist, and a winner of Celebrity MasterChef. He featured in the documentary Growing Up Gay, in which he discussed coming out to his Catholic mother and Muslim father and is the author of the book Yay! You’re Gay! Now What? A Gay Boy’s Guide to Life.
View Riyadh Khalaf‘s speaker profile here.
Ria Lina is a comedian and writer who has appeared on Mock the Week, Have I Got News for You, and Live at the Apollo. She also has a BSc in Experimental Pathology, an MSc in Forensic Science, and a PhD in Virology, so it’s not only her comedy that’s highly intelligent.
View Ria Lina‘s speaker profile here.
Daniel Silke is one of the world’s leading political and economic analysts. He is the Director of Political Futures Consultancy, based in Cape Town, and specialises in Global Future Trends, and social and economic developments.
View Daniel Silke‘s speaker profile here.
Ritu Bhasin is an internationally recognised expert in diversity, equity, and inclusion, authentic leadership, anti-racism, and personal empowerment for people from equity-seeking communities. As Founder and President of bhasin consulting inc, she has won numerous awards for her work in creating impactful change.
View Ritu Bhasin‘s speaker profile here.
The owner of Tapas Revolution, Omar Allibhoy was described by Gordon Ramsey as the ‘Antonio Banderas of cooking’. He has appeared on Sunday Brunch, The One Show, This Morning, and MasterChef, and is often seen collaborating with Jamie Oliver on his YouTube channel. He is also a Food Ambassador for the Mayor’s Fund for London.