An event to discover, explore and connect with change-makers from over 600+ global brands, retailers, agencies, startups and tech companies. Decoded Future is your chance to see Stylus trends brought to life, alongside future-focused ideas, advice and revelations from the creative industries’ brightest minds.
Sandeep Verma is Managing Director of Europe for Allbirds. Sandeep joined Allbirds in September 2018 when the sustainable footwear brand launched in the UK, having formerly been CEO at Liz Earle.
Blogger, Author, Broadcaster & Influencer, Alternative Ageing
Suzi Grant is an Author, Broadcaster & Founder of Alternative Ageing: a successful blog for the Over50s. After a career in TV, Radio and writing health books, Suzi retired at 60. By 65 she had started the blog to help spread her positive ageing message, on a mission to inspire women to grow older looking good and feeling great and to never feel invisible or irrelevant.
UK Marketing Director, VICE
John Montoya is the Marketing Director at VICE, EMEA. In his role John oversees brand marketing and content distribution across all of VICE’s linear, digital and social channels across Europe and is responsible for driving the growth of audience to these platforms.
Head of Communication, Content & Digital, The All England Lawn Tennis Club
Alexandra has achieved industry-wide recognition in her use of technology to transform the perceptions of a traditional brand in her role at Wimbledon, building an award-winning digital and communications strategy that is at the heart of the long-term future of the brand.
Founder, pebble magazine
Georgina is a passionate journalist & magazine editor who is using her 16 years in the media
industry for global change. She founded pebble 18 months ago as a stylish portal for
sustainable living advice and positive stories that help inspire people to change the world.
pebble covers everything from eco-travel to ethical fashion, plastic waste, food waste,
permaculture, foraging, heritage crafts & pioneers trying to impact the planet.
Founder, Do Nation
Hermione is founder of Do Nation, an online platform designed to help people form healthy, environmentally friendly habits. Through Do Nation, she’s worked with over 100 organisations, including Nando’s, innocent drinks, and Procter & Gamble, helping to engage their employees in sustainability.
CEO, Miller Harris
Miller Harris is a British fragrance house finding contemporary ways to deliver fragrance through story telling. Sarah took the brand’s reigns in 2017, focused on driving innovation and sales, but also on refining the brand’s strategy to become more sustainable. She has reported impressive growth for the brand, bringing new fragrance to market, whilst dramatically reducing the brands environmental impact due to sustainability initiatives.
CEO , Doteveryone
Rachel Coldicutt is CEO of Doteveryone, the think tank championing responsible technology for a fairer future. She has spent the last 20 years turning emerging technology into products and services, and helped many organisations adapt to the digital world. She has created and delivered large-scale content-driven services for Microsoft, BBC and Channel 4, was a pioneer in the UK digital arts sector, and has consulted for many FTSE companies.
Georgia Lewis Anderson
AI personality consultant, ex Google
Georgia consults technology brands like Google & Microsoft on the British personality of their artificial intelligence. Combining an in-depth knowledge of pop culture with technology, Hypebae called her 'the millennial multi-hyphenate you need to know'.
Last year, she chaired a panel at CognitionX on what AI means for the future of music and was heralded in the tech press. She's currently working with BBC Radio 4 on a AI & creativity project
Founder & CEO, Worn Again Technologies
Cyndi founded Worn Again Technologies, originally called Worn Again, back in 2005 with a determination to make a difference and a business out of solving the challenge of textiles becoming ‘waste’ and ending up in landfill or incineration.
Cyndi began her career as a film maker in music videos and documentaries which over time evolved into a deep interest in the impacts of commerce and global economics on society and the environment.
Founder, Bouteco, Founding Editor, Mr & Mrs Smith
Meeting philanthropic hoteliers as a journalist and working with award-winning luxury-travel brands as a consultant inspired Juliet Kinsman to set up Bouteco to celebrate sustainable design-led hotels and help them language their sustainability and make it a compelling part of their brand story. As a freelance writer, broadcaster and hotel expert and as Louis Vuitton City Guides author for London and New York, and founding editor of Mr & Mrs
Founder & CEO, Digital Voices
Jennifer is founder and CEO of Digital Voices, an Influencer Marketing agency in London. They build powerful YouTube creator campaigns with courageous brands. In just 18 months, and started with only £500 of her own money, the agency has grown rapidly and run campaigns for clients like Rolls-Royce, the Royal Air Force and Trainline.
Jennifer also speaks internationally and has featured in publications including Forbes, The Economist and Th
Founder, The Fabricant
Kerry is the founder of The Fabricant a digital fashion house leading the fashion industry towards a new
sector of digital-only clothing. The digital-only fashion sector will explore new creative avenues, giving
free rein to express aspects of the self outside the limits of the physical world. We work with luxury
brands and retailers to create digital fashion experiences, as well as designing our own digital-only
Director of Programmes & Broadcasting, MATCHESFASHION
Danielle is a content curator and broadcaster who has produced and hosted several podcast series, most recently as part of the MATCHESFASHION.COM programme of events at 5 Carlos Place and Frieze LA and Frieze New York. A graduate of The Courtauld Institute of Art, she has worked at Vogue, GQ, and freelanced for Porter, The Sunday Times Style and Harper’s Bazaar. As an editor at ASOS.com, she also launched their podcast programme.
Trends Editor , Campaign
Nicola is the Trends Editor of Campaign magazine where she oversees consumer trends and innovation across the creative industries, as well as championing diversity in all its forms. She started her career as a financial journalist before specialising in technology, social trends and marketing. Her work has appeared across titles including WGSN, M&M Global, Reuters, Bloomberg, The Guardian and The Observer.
Mary Creagh MP
Labour MP for Wakefield, Chair, Environmental Audit Committee
As Chair of the EAC, Mary provides a leading voice on the direction of the UK’s environmental policy, with key interventions in the past year on plastic pollution, fashion, green finance, air pollution, flooding and heatwaves. She served as Shadow Secretary for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (2010 – 2013), Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (2013 – 2014) and Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (2014 – 2015).
Fashion Tech & Sustainability Innovator,
Brooke is a digital knitwear designer and consultant, who has over a decade of experience as a diagnostic radiographer within the NHS. She is co-director of the Brooke Roberts Innovation Agency (BRIA) who create 'smart' and sustainable materials collaborations, products and installations with brands from both the fashion and technology sectors.
Editor, The Drum
Stephen is editor of The Drum, with responsibility for overseeing the day-to-day running of the content produced for the various platforms run by the publication. Over the years he has interviewed agency network bosses such as Sir Martin Sorrell, Maurice Lévy and Arthur Sadoun, as well as Cindy Gallop, Kim Kardashian, film directors James Cameron, Spike Jonze, Richard Curtis and Lord David Puttnam.