WIRED Next Generation Main Stage speakers
WIRED2014: Next Generation will feature a incredible range of inspiring speakers. From artists and musicians merging creativity and technology, to coders and designers finding new areas of exploration, you’re unlikely to find such a diverse line-up anywhere else. WIRED2014: Next Generation is an event designed to inspire young minds. Speakers so far confirmed include:
Executive vice president of videoZe Frank joined BuzzFeed in September 2012 to focus on finding new formats in social video.
Associate structural engineer, WSPRoma Agrawal spent six years working on The Shard skyscraper in London -- the tallest building is Europe.
University of BucharestIonut designed an AI-controlled self-driving car at 17 years old.
Programmer & artistAlex Allmont splits his time between programming and experimenting with art.
President, Island RecordsDarcus Beese entered the music industry as an intern at Island Records.
Spoken word artistSuli Breaks' Youtube channel has received over 10 million views, with his video I Will Not Let An Exam Result Decide My Fate receiving 3.46 million views alone.
Cofounder - r00tz kids at Def Conr00tz is dedicated to teaching young people around the world how to love being whitehat hackers.
Fashion BloggerFleur De Force is one of the most successful beauty and fashion bloggers in the UK.
CuteCircuitLondon-based CuteCircuit, has been exploring wearable technology since launching in 2004.
World Freestyle Football ChampionAndrew is the reigning World Freestyle Football Champion and the UK`s freestyle champion for five years running.
Author, Hello RubyLinda Liukas is a programmer, storyteller and illustrator from Helsinki.
European Space AgencyTim Peake is a member of the European Space Agency’s Astronaut Corps, based in Cologne.
Author & physics studentBeth Reekles is an avid reader and writer. She self-published her first novel The Kissing Booth on Wattpad.com, which went on to be read 19 million times.
First British AstronautHelen has a degree in chemistry and started her technical career working in electronics and confectionery industries.
Rizzle KicksJordan Stephens and Harley Alexander-Sule, aka Rizzle Kicks, have been friends since the age of five.
Programmer & artist - Studio PSKCollaborative design studio Studio PSK creates works across multiple platforms, specialising in object driven speculative design – using design as a medium to ask questions, rather than provide answers.
Designer and artist