Pippa Malmgren is a former US Presidential advisor and a prominent public speaker who co-founded H Robotics, which makes modular, AI-led, commercial-use drones for a wide range of industries including mining, oil and gas, insurance and public safety. She is a Non-Executive Board Member of the Department of International Trade in the UK. She also serves on the British Ministry of Defence Working Group on Global Strategic Trends. She Chairs the Lewis PR Advisory Board (LAB) and is the Honorary Chairman of Resilience First and a member of the Greater London Authority Infrastructure Advisory Board. She serves on the UAV Committee of The British Standards Institute and Real Vision TV. She often participates in the Pentagon’s scenario sessions with the Office of Net Assessment. She won the Intelligence Squared Debate on Robotics in 2015. She is ranked in the top 30 Most Influential Economists in the World and in the top 5 Most Powerful Women in Finance in 2017. She also ranks in the top 10 “Most Influential in Geopolitics”. Forbes has called her a “Must Follow” on Twitter since 2015. In 2016, her book Signals: How Everyday Signs Help Us Navigate the World’s Turbulent Economy became a 4x Amazon best-seller. She also wrote Geopolitics for Investors, She will release her next book, Leadership in the 21st Century in September 2018. She has a BA from Mount Vernon College and an M.Sc. and PhD from LSE. She also completed the Harvard Program on National Security.