Conversations with outside experts help our investment managers tap into the flow of new ideas and signpost future developments. They can involve academics whose work we sponsor and authors who come to our attention via the literary festivals that we supports.
Conversations with inspiring minds
The elements behind everythingMaterial World author Ed Conway shares insights on six commodities crucial to our progress.
Exposing AI’s costsProf Kate Crawford on artificial intelligence’s environmental and social impacts.
Shakespeare: Elizabethan entrepreneurHow a book shedding new light on the life of the Bard won the ultimate non-fiction prize.
Nuts and Bolts: engineering progressHow seven small often overlooked inventions shape our lives in remarkable ways.
The future of cybersecurityVeteran data security expert Mikko Hyppönen on cyberwarfare and AI’s challenge.
Making sense of the metaverseAuthor Matthew Ball on the next-generation internet and the companies building its foundations.
Chip WarHow semiconductors bring a competitive world together.
Author interview: Closing the gapSally Magnusson interviews Mary Ann Sieghart about her argument that bias can undermine professional women.