Shivvy Jervis – Technology and Innovation Presenter, Keynote Speaker on Technology and Innovation, Business Speaker, Moderator, Awards and Event Host
Shivvy Jervis is one of the globe’s most trusted, female voices covering human-centred innovation. Each day she helps millions discover the incredible innovations that will get business and society “future ready”.
How will breakthroughs such as emotionally aware AI, augmented commerce and next-gen connectivity drive sustainable progress for our cities, health and livelihoods? What’s the best way to protect our digital identity or the most fascinating jobs or skills for 2022 and beyond? And how can we apply discoveries about our brain chemistry – such as the science behind why we give up – to build more engaged workforces?
These are just a few of the many developments Shivvy studies and presents to enthralled audiences. To date she has headlined over 600 keynotes and broadcasts and is lauded by both the World Economic Forum and TED Talks for her “remarkable ability to demystify complex topics”.
Named one of Britain’s leading ‘Women of the Year’ and a ‘Champion of Change’ together with 24 other accolades, Shivvy is also one of Europe’s most booked female forecasters for three years running.
Her research is trusted by over 200 organisations, including the likes of Microsoft, the United Nations, Salesforce, Lenovo and the UK Government’s digital division.
Shivvy also has strong roots in investigative broadcasting. A former contributor to CNN Asia and Reuters for six years, she has produced over 400+ hours of programming. She has presented a two-part documentary for Discovery Channel, and previously created two streaming video series’ that drew a 14 million-strong audience during their five year run.
Finally, what does she stand for? Shivvy champions a move from our current phase of ‘Industry 4.0’ to a more human-centred reality – one she calls Humanity 5.0.
It is imperative with an event such as ours that we offered employees thought provoking content - the session with Shivvy absolutely hit the right mark – she certainly lived up to her billing as a top speaker in her field.”
"Shivvy exhibits a remarkable capacity to make complex concepts easy to understand; to analyse the social and economic impacts of new technologies and to uncouple the relevant from the mere buzz."
GLOBAL CURATOR, TED TALKS