September's reading list comes courtesy of WIRED UK's founding editor and, more recently, author of Non-Bullshit Innovation: Radical Ideas from the World’s Smartest Minds.
David Rowan, founding Editor-in-chief of WIRED’s UK edition (2008-17), is the author of Non-Bullshit Innovation: Radical Ideas from the World’s Smartest Minds (Penguin, 2019), a global quest for bold corporate innovation in the face of technology-led disruption. David has been a technology columnist for The Times, GQ, Condé Nast Traveller and The Sunday Times, and hosts a new podcast series about tech founders called Walks With Founders.
He's spent time with the founders of WhatsApp, LinkedIn, Google, Didi, Spotify, Xiaomi, Nest, Twitter and countless other ambitious startups from Tel Aviv to Shenzhen (and has invested in many of them too), and recently launched Voyagers.io, a non-profit taking amazing people for weekend adventures designed to build close community..
On the evening of 10th September we'll be hearing David's reflections key reading he's enjoyed in print, learning more about six books in particular that he's recommending for our collection.
Location:72 Rivington St,
London, EC2A 3AY,
Start:10th September, 2019 at 6:30pm
End:10th September, 2019 at 8:00pm
Cost:For our members and programme participants
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