For 2021 and beyond, here are just a few leading speakers who have their fingers on the pulse of the top trends shaping business, vaccines & reopening, trade & the economy, and technology.

If there's one person who is constantly looking ahead when it comes to business trends, BOZOMA SAINT JOHN is that individual. She's earned her reputation as a trailblazer in marketing and brands and brings her innovative thinking to any engagement.

ALEXIS OHANIAN is a notable trendsetter in business, knowing what will be popular next and using that knowledge to invest in the right places. There's a reason he's advised over two hundred tech startups - because he is known in the space for what's coming next.

As the CEO during a time of great digital disruption, URSULA BURNS lead corporate mainstay Xerox through a transformation into a software-solutions company and away from its manufacturing foundation. With real-life, hard-won lessons from the CEO-Suite, Burns shares with organizations the mindset, opportunities and pitfalls of strategic resiliency.

KAREN G. MILLS is a renowned expert on fintech, small business growth, entrepreneurism, job creation, and the economy at large. She is a leading voice on how having an entrepreneurial mindset can help overcome challenges and disruptions, even during uncertainty, and how small businesses can create the impetus for innovation and change.

Physician, public health expert, anthropologist and former President of the World Bank JIM YONG KIM speaks about vaccination and reopening, based off of his decades of experience treating some of the largest global health problems. Dr. Kim is sought after by audiences, governments and organizations for guidance on global health issues.

Social scientist and physician NICHOLAS A CHRISTAKIS's new bestseller, Apollo's Arrow: The Profound Impact of Pandemics on the Way We Live, discusses three phases of the world's recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. Christakis argues that the recovery will not bring us back to our pre-pandemic world, but instead to a world in which geopolitics, healthcare, communities and the economy are radically altered.

KEVIN HASSETT was called back to the White House to manage data-driven decision-making during the pandemic. He was brought on board to shore up the administration's ability to sift through data, and connected the White House economic and health teams. He brings insight into what leaders need to know to make decisions as economies and communities reopen.

In 2017, TOM BOSSERT briefed the world on “The Next Pandemic” at the Aspen Security Forum, warning the world of the coronavirus, and urging the administration and the global health community to invest in coordinated pandemic response. Now, he's looking ahead to vaccine distribution and use as well as how reopening can work.

Internationally respected economist and financier MOHAMED EL-ERIAN connects with audiences to clearly explain the complex issues of the global economy. El-Erian outlines what's ahead, as well as his vision for a renewed global economy, prosperity and financial stability. 

Recently appointed Vice Chairman of IBM, GARY COHN offers on-the-nose insights into issues ranging from monetary policy to fiscal policy and from trade to taxes. Cohn decodes what we can expect with insight and clarity, giving tangible takeaways on where we're headed from here.

KEVIN WARSH is a monetary policy expert and economist who served the United States in the Federal Reserve and was hired by the Bank of England to issue an independent report proposing reforms in the United Kingdom, which was adopted. His authoritative and enlightening presentations on domestic and international economic issues help audiences decode what industry and business leaders can expect in both the long and short-term.  

An expert on domestic economics and a leading authority on international finance, LAWRENCE SUMMERS draws on his broad perspective and extensive experience as a senior public official in both the U.S. and abroad, Summers evaluates key global economic trends, decoding what they will mean for investors and corporate strategies moving forward. He sheds light on the major forces shaping the economy that go far beyond the breaking news cycle to provide an illuminating near and midterm outlook for businesses. 

SCOTT GALLOWAY makes clear why he is one of the most influential thought leaders of our time. His TED Talk, “How Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google manipulate our emotions” has more than 3.5 million views on TED and YouTube combined. With his knowledge of technology, Galloway looks ahead to what is next.

SIR TIM BERNERS-LEE invented the most powerful communication medium in the world — the World Wide Web — and gave it to the world for free. His genius is in understanding the next, new future. In his speeches, he shares his insights and innovation with audiences who learn how to lay the groundwork for new technologies for competitive advantage and his thoughtful consideration about the how the future of the web will impact our recovery and how we can create the future we want.

Leading technology futurist and Wikipedia Founder (the fifth most popular website in the world) JIMMY WALES is one of the most sought after visionaries in business and technology. Event planners cite Wales’ optimism for the future and masterful ability to speak on issues ranging from censorship, Artificial Intelligence, automation, the media, and disruption, as elements that make him a standout speaker.  

One of the next big topics in technology with be algorithm bias. CATHY O'NEIL is a data skeptic who uncovers the dark secrets of big data and founded the company ORCAA, an algorithmic auditing company. She helps companies understand and mitigate their risks around the algorithms they employ and that are used against them.