David Rowan: Non-Bullshit Innovation (that actually works), June 11 2019

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Presented by Penguin Live and Embassy Gardens

David Rowan, founding editor of WIRED, has travelled the globe in search of the bold and visionary leaders building the future, and is now coming to the Eg:le Lounge at Embassy Gardens to give an exclusive talk in which he will reveal the disruptive innovation that actually works.

David has got to know the founders of WhatsApp, LinkedIn, Google, Spotify, Nest, Twitter, Xiaomi and countless others, and sifted through the corporate jargon to find the real, radical change happening in Silicon Valley and all over the world. Don’t miss this chance to hear David reveal the ideas for creating positive disruptive change that allow companies of any size to thrive in the digital age.

David will be in conversation with William Godfrey, Head of Products at Founders Factory. William has been central to building out Founders Factory’s platform for entrepreneurship. He’s already been involved in the conception, investment and building of hundreds of businesses.

Every ticket includes a copy of David Rowan’s acclaimed book Non-Bullshit Innovation: Radical Ideas from the World’s Smartest Minds (RRP £20)Delicious drinks and snacks, provided by District, are also included.

This is also a rare opportunity to get a glimpse inside Embassy Gardens, the South Bank’s hottest new neighbourhood and home to the US Embassy and Sky Pool, due to open later this year. Find out more at

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