Shivvy has championed the use of tech-for-good for two decades and runs a forecasting lab dedicated to discovering the latest breakthroughs from digital, science and neuroscience. She is one of the world’s most trusted voices on forecasting and desires to make this information accessible for everyone with her human touch. Shivvy covers Adaptive AI, Cyber Security, AR Commerce, the Metaverse and the internet of ‘Everything’.


Shivvy Jervis is one of the globe’s most trusted guides on incredible innovations, where to find them and crucially, how to use them so we can thrive. She tracks down and demystifies the latest breakthroughs from digital, science and psychology.

Since headlining over six hundred stages, earning industry accolades, and notching up thirty-two million minutes-worth of watched content, she is breaking barriers as a leading female, Asian expert humanising the ‘innovation economy’.

Each week Shivvy sets out to help thousands of us discover the most useful and accessible advances that will shape our businesses and lives. She finds the tools to protect us on- and offline, keep our jobs and livelihoods going, detect we’re ill before the doctors do, or make our cities more sustainable.

Shivvy has hosted live debate broadcasts, fronted Discovery Channel documentaries, quizzed the world’s top climate change pioneers, and interviewed David Cameron, and music legends including the late James Brown. A former CNN Asia and Reuters reporter with solid journalism roots, she created two successful streaming series’ that enjoyed a five-year run, shining a light on brilliant advances and the maverick minds behind them.

TED Talks, recognise her for ‘having a remarkable capacity to find what’s relevant from all the noise and hype’.

Shivvy remains one of Europe’s most booked consumer and business trend forecasters, and is a rare, diverse voice, and storyteller in her space. She was named a Champion of Change, and one of Britain’s Women of the Year, and makes it her mission to fulfil our century-old need… to be as prepared as possible for the most pivotal changes coming our way.


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JLA Presents

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

Speakers Breakfast

Understanding AI Now

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.


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


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

Speakers Breakfast

Looking Ahead to International Women’s Day

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.


Bishopsgate Institute, London